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Roddy White doesn’t credit Saints with the win, Falcons ‘gave’ …

Roddy White doesn’t credit Saints with the win, Falcons ‘gave’ it to them

New Orleans Saints cornerback Jabari Greer (33) breaks up a pass in the end zone intended for Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White (84) on fourth down, ending the Atlanta Falcons hope for a win, in the second half an NFL football game at the Merced…
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  • Bill Belichick Cares Not For Your Lousy Officiating: Your Sunda…

    Bill Belichick Cares Not For Your Lousy Officiating: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

    deadspin.com Nov 11, 2012
    We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from Bill Belichick emphatically challenging the officials to A.J. Green exploiting New York's defensive holes. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »
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  • Saints 31, Falcons 27: Q&A with coach Mike Smith

    Saints 31, Falcons 27: Q&A with coach Mike Smith

    ajc.com Nov 11, 2012
    Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith calls out in the first half an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Bill Feig) NEW ORLEANS - Falcons coach Mike Smith touch
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  • Tony Gonzalez becomes first tight end in NFL history with 100 r…

    Tony Gonzalez becomes first tight end in NFL history with 100 receiving touchdowns

    yahoo.com Nov 11, 2012
    Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez is 95 percent certain that 2012 will be his final season in the National Football League. As the most productive tight end in NFL history, Gonzalez is a lock for induction to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Gonzale…
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  • Dolphins fan has devotion to 1972 team tattooed to his belly

    Dolphins fan has devotion to 1972 team tattooed to his belly

    yahoo.com Nov 11, 2012
    With the Atlanta Falcons' loss today, the members of the 1972 Miami Dolphins team was likely popping champagne as they remained the only team to be undefeated through their Super Bowl win. Also celebrating? This guy. He will never forget the '72 Dolphin…
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  • Falcons WR Jones returns after leaving with leg injury

    Falcons WR Jones returns after leaving with leg injury

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com Nov 11, 2012
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Atlanta receiver Julio Jones has injured his leg during Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints and team officials say he is questionable to return.
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  • Julio Jones goes down, Chris Ivory steps up, but Falcons still …

    Julio Jones goes down, Chris Ivory steps up, but Falcons still lead

    profootballtalk.com Nov 11, 2012
    The Falcons may need to keep throwing to offensive linemen, because one of their starting receivers has gone down today in New Orleans. Atlanta receiver Julio Jones limped off the field with what the team described as a leg injury, and is questionable t…
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  • Halftime thoughts on Falcons-Saints

    Halftime thoughts on Falcons-Saints

    ESPN.com Nov 11, 2012
    NEW ORLEANS -- We’ve got a typical Falcons-Saints game going on at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. It’s shaping up to be a classic shootout between Matt Ryan and Drew Brees and there hasn’t been much defense out of either team. At halftime, the Saints
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  • Video - Sunday Breakdown: Week 10 02:07

    Sunday Breakdown: Week 10

    Nov 11
    Jim Basquil and Eric Allen talk about Matt Ryan and the Falcons being unable to convert on a crucial 4th down and Leonard Johnson's 83-yard interception return for a touchdown.
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Falcons-Saints Recap 01:27

    Sunday Blitz: Falcons-Saints Recap

    Nov 11
    Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Saints' 31-27 win over the Falcons.
  • Video - Atlanta Falcons postgame press conference 02:15

    Atlanta Falcons postgame press conference

    Nov 11
    Falcons react following game with Saints
  • Video - Saints End Falcons' Perfect Season 00:31

    Saints End Falcons' Perfect Season

    Nov 11
    The Falcons suffered their first loss of the season after dropping a 31-27 decision to the Saints.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Giants in the midst of another stagnant second half; more Snaps

    Nov 11
    CHICAGO -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight on Week 10 in the NFL, from a wind-swept Soldier Field...
  • Week 10 review: John Clayton's Last Call

    Nov 11
    In a week of surprises, the Rams-49ers tie tops them all, writes John Clayton.