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Atlanta Falcons: Christopher Owens set to return to practice
ajc.com Updated Oct 1, 2012
Atlanta Falcons defenders Ray Edwards (clockwise from upper left), William Moore, Akeem Dent and Stephen Nicholas gang tackle Carolina Panthers fullback Mike Tolbert during second half action at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Sunday , Sept. 30, 2012. CU…Share Tweet
Andre Rison’s financial woes featured in documentary film ‘Broke’Andre Rison chronicles his financial troubles in "Broke." ESPN’s “30 for 30”³ series of documentaries returns tomorrow night at 8 p.m. with “Broke,” a look at pro athletes who accumulate great wealth but later meet financial ruin. Among the subjeShare Tweet
Falcons' statistical superlativesESPN.com Oct 1, 2012ATLANTA -- With some help from ESPN Stats & Information and the Atlanta Falcons' media-relations department, let’s take a look at the Falcons’ statistical superlatives from Sunday’s 30-28 victory against the Carolina Panthers. The Carolina defense dShare TweetESPN.com Oct 1, 2012ATLANTA -- ESPN Stats & Information ran the analytics on Carolina coach Ron Rivera’s decision to punt on a fourth-and-1 late in Sunday’s game with the Falcons. Using their win probability tool, the ESPN Stats & Information people say Rivera made the wShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 1, 2012By any tangible standard, Cam Newton was outstanding Sunday, but he was still apologizing after the fact. The Panthers decision to punt the ball away to the Falcons on fourth-and-1 in Falcons territory with the lead in the final minute was created by th…Share TweetAtlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White goes up for a long reception over Carolina Panthers safety Haruki Nakamura setting up the winning field goal for a 30-28 victory in the final minute of the game at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Sunday , Sept. 3…Share Tweet
Quotes: What the Falcons were saying . . . .Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant makes a field goal in the final seconds of the game for a 30-28 victory over the Carolina Panthers at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Sunday , Sept. 30, 2012. CURTIS COMPTON / On the winning finish “Was that exciting enShare Tweet
Are Texans or Falcons more complete?Oct 1Darren Sharper and Donovan McNabb discuss which undefeated team is more complete, and surprisingly, the two both agree on which team has it all.
NFL Live OT: Which 4-0 Team Will Most Likely Reach The Super Bowl...Oct 1NFL Live breaks down the three 4-0 teams.
'Coaches Show': Is Matt Ryan elite?Oct 1Is Matt Ryan maturing into an elite quarterback? Brian Billick and Dennis Green discuss what impresses them about the Atlanta Falcons' signal-caller.
GameDay: Panthers vs. Falcons highlightsOct 1Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan throws for 369 yards and three touchdowns as the Falcons beat the Panther 30-28 and move to 4-0.