This is the February 13, 2013 news archive. View today's Falcons rumors and news.
Without a new stadium, Falcons will move (elsewhere in Atlanta)
The Falcons continue to push for a new retractable-roof venue in Atlanta. Team president and CEO Rich McKay told the Atlanta City Council on Wednesday that, absent such a deal, the Falcons will look for other opportunities in the Atlanta metropolitan a…Upvote Share Tweet
Falcons have no timetable for Gonzalez decisionFalcons quarterback Matt Ryan is all healed up after injuring his left shoulder in the NFC Championship Game, but the question of whether or not he’ll be throwing passes to tight end Tony Gonzalez next year remains unanswered. Coach Mike Smith talked abUpvote Share Tweet
Matt Ryan’s left shoulder has recoveredThe end of the Falcons season was doubly painful for quarterback Matt Ryan. Not only was he unable to stop the 49ers from coming back for a 28-24 victory in the NFC Championship Game, he also suffered an injury to his left shoulder in the final minutes …Upvote Share TweetIt's been a tough week for Nicholas Capes, the Iowa boxer who stepped into the ring against NFL defensive end Ray Edwards and proceeded to take an unforgettable and hilarious dive. According to the Saint Paul Pioneer Press, Capes has been indefinitely s…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Feb 13, 2013After a poor start to 2012, Cam Newton rebounded to lead the Panthers to five wins in their last six games. Andrew Lawrence writes that Carolina needs to find him some help.Upvote Share TweetThe International Olympic Committee decided to drop wrestling from the group of 25 “core sports” for the 2020 Summer Olympics on Tuesday, a decision that was not met with great appreciation by Falcons wide receiver Roddy White. Like many other footbalUpvote Share Tweet
Around the NFC SouthESPN.com Updated Feb 13, 2013Let's take a look at some odds and ends from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS Knox Bardeen writes that the Falcons shouldn’t release veteran running back Michael Turner. I have a different point of view on that one and I’ll share it with you in myUpvote Share Tweet
NFC South forecastFeb 13Our analysts break down the entire NFC South, including how New Orleans head coach Sean Payton's return will affect the Saints in 2013.
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