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Peyton Manning, Peterson returning to Pro Bowl

Peyton Manning, Peterson returning to Pro Bowl

CNNSI.com Updated Dec 26, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) -- Sensational comebacks have Peyton Manning and Adrian Peterson headed for the Pro Bowl.
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  • Atlanta Falcons: Ryan, Gonzalez, Jones named to Pro Bowl

    Atlanta Falcons: Ryan, Gonzalez, Jones named to Pro Bowl

    ajc.com Dec 26, 2012
    Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan, tight end Tony Gonzalez and second-year wide receiver Julio Jones were named to the NFC’s Pro Bowl team on Wednesday. Ryan has guided the Falcons to a 13-2 mark, the NFC South title and the No. 1 seed for the playoffs. The
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  • Atlanta Falcons: Safety William Moore to miss fourth straight g…

    Atlanta Falcons: Safety William Moore to miss fourth straight game

    ajc.com ESPN.com Dec 26, 2012
    By Michael Cunningham FLOWERY BRANCH—Falcons coach Mike Smith said today he expects starting safety William Moore will miss Sunday’s regular-season finale against Tampa Bay because of a hamstring injury. Moore missed the previous three games with the
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  • Atlanta Falcons: Matt Ryan Q-and-A

    Atlanta Falcons: Matt Ryan Q-and-A

    ajc.com Dec 26, 2012
    By Michael Cunningham FLOWERY BRANCH—Quarterback Matt Ryan is peaking at the perfect time for the Falcons. In victories against the Giants and Lions Ryan was 48 for 60 passing (80 percent) for 549 yards passing and seven touchdowns with no interceptions
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  • Could Ray Edwards haunt Falcons?

    Could Ray Edwards haunt Falcons?

    ESPN.com Dec 26, 2012
    The Atlanta Falcons may not have seen the last of Ray Edwards, the high-priced defensive end they released in November. Edwards reportedly worked out for the Seattle Seahawks on Monday and the team is expected to make a decision on whether to sign him W…
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  • Bucs, Saints battle for unflattering title

    Bucs, Saints battle for unflattering title

    ESPN.com Dec 26, 2012
    There won’t be any scoreboard-watching by NFC South teams Sunday because the Falcons already have clinched everything they can clinch and the other three teams are out of the playoffs. But there might be some stat-sheet-watching as two division teams at
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  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: TB-ATL 00:41

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: TB-ATL

    Dec 26
    Cary Chow goes inside the numbers for the Buccaneers-Falcons
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Buccaneers-Falcons 00:46

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Buccaneers-Falcons

    Dec 26
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Tampa Bay at Atlanta

Sports Columnists

  • Adrian Peterson inspires a list of the top 10 individual seasons in NFL hi…

    Dec 26
    Where does Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson rank among the 10 best NFL seasons of all time?
  • John Clayton's All-Pro Team Gallery

    Dec 26
    John Clayton's All-Pro Team Gallery
  • Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson defies odds in pursuit of Eric Dickerso…

    Dec 26
    Adrian Peterson is pursuing Eric Dickerson's single-season rushing record and might be producing the best season in NFL history in the process.