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Atlanta Falcons Players Facing Make or Break Years

Atlanta Falcons Players Facing Make or Break Years Updated Jul 23, 2013
Crucial Seasons for Some Falcons Is this the breakout for Bier? (AJC) The dead zone of Falcons and football has almost come to its merciful end, as the Falcons get ready to start training camp on Wednesday. It seems like decades ago since the Falcons ha…
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  • NFC South afternoon update

    NFC South afternoon update Jul 23, 2013
    Let's run through some odds and ends from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS One of the more intriguing storylines of this preseason is the tale of linebacker Brian Banks, who spent more than five years in prison before being exonerated. The Falcons a…
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  • Seahawks add tight end Michael Palmer

    Seahawks add tight end Michael Palmer Jul 23, 2013
    The Seattle Seahawks announced the signing of former Atlanta Falcons tight end Michael Palmer just a day prior to the team reporting for the start of training camp. Palmer spent his first three seasons in the league with the Falcons after going undrafte…
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Sports Columnists

  • ‘I Have Moved On’

    Jul 23
    PETER KING: What’s your reaction to Aaron Hernandez’s being arrested and cut from the team, and how will his absence affect your offense? TOM BRADY: I’ve seen a lot of things over 13 years, and what I have learned is that mental toughness and putting as…
  • 2013 NFL training camp -- Eager for whirlwind road trip

    Jul 23
    Here are the 10 things John Clayton is eager to see in his whirlwind 12-day tour of training camps.
  • Colin Kaepernick Does Not Care What You Think About His Tattoos

    Jul 23
    TURLOCK, Calif. — On a hot May night in California’s Central Valley, graduation night at Pitman High, eight police officers stand in a multipurpose room listening to instructions. One is an undercover cop. A couple are SWAT-teamers in bulletproof vests.…
  • Don Banks: Bruce Arians' long-awaited opportunity arrives

    Jul 23
    The day Bruce Arians worked for and dreamed of, but had every right to doubt he'd ever see, has at last arrived. On Tuesday, his first group of Arizona Cardinals players, his guys, his team, will begin taking the field in training camp, led by a rookie …