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tampabay.com Updated Dec 24, 2012
By Stephen F. Holder, Times staff writer Monday, December 24, 2012 TAMPA - Bucs CB Eric Wright has returned to the team after his four-game suspension and is eligible to be in the lineup for the season finale against the Falcons on Sunday.But coach GregUpvote Share Tweet
With top seed clinched, Falcons say they'll 'play to win' vs. Bucstampabay.com Updated Dec 24, 2012When the Bucs visit the Falcons on Sunday, Atlanta will already have sewn up the No. 1 playoff seed in the NFC. That begs a common question at this time of year: Will they play their starters and key players or rest them for the playoffs? They offered n…Upvote Share TweetThe Falcons today added reserve offensive lineman Joe Hawley to the active roster and placed wide receiver Kevin Cone on injured reserve. Hawley returned to practice last week after serving a four-game suspension for violating the league’s substance abuUpvote Share Tweetajc.com Updated Dec 24, 2012The Falcons say this season won’t end like the one in 2008 . . . or 2010 . . . or 2011. That’s three playoff busts in three tries for the Falcons with general manager Thomas Dimitroff, coach Mike Smith and quarterback Matt Ryan. That’s a lot of baggUpvote Share Tweet
Snap Decisions: Falcons aren’t NFC favoritesyahoo.com Updated Dec 24, 2012In 6 in :60, Rodney Harrison says that he believes the Redskins will win the NFC East. He says the Cowboys don’t have the confidence to get the job done in Washington. He says that there isn’t just one person to blame for the Steelers’ disappointingUpvote Share Tweet
NY Giants hardly look like defending Super Bowl champions after recent routs at hands of Falcons and Ravensnydailynews.com Updated Dec 24, 2012This was no way for the Giants to defend their Super Bowl championship, going down without a fight the last two weeks. Where was the pride? Where was the sense of urgency? Where was the ability to rise above adversity and impose their will? Where were t…Upvote Share Tweet