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profootballtalk.com Updated Oct 4, 2012
Every Thursday, MDS joins PFT Live to discuss our game picks for the coming week. This week, we disagree on two games - Cardinals at Rams (which is going on right now) and Falcons at Redskins. We also each have one game that makes us nervous. For MDS,Upvote Share Tweet
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan passes against the San Diego Chargers during the first half of an NFL football game in San Diego Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull) FLOWERY BRANCH —Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan was named NFC OffensiveUpvote Share Tweet
Asante Samuel says the defense has ‘a long way to go’ajc.com Oct 4, 2012091712 ATLANTA: Denver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker fumbles the football after the catch as he is leveled by Atlanta Falcons cornerback Asante Samuel (right) during second quarter action at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Monday, Sept. 17, 2012. Dec…Upvote Share TweetEarlier this week, Falcons offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter said that wide receiver Julio Jones‘ lacerated hand contributed to the fact that he finished last Sunday’s victory over the Panthers with just one catch. It doesn’t seem that he cleared tUpvote Share Tweet
Falcons could become next team to use PSLsprofootballtalk.com Oct 4, 2012The Falcons are hoping to get a new stadium to replace the Georgia Dome. If they do, fans could end up having to pay for the ability to sit in the seats to which they buy tickets. According to 11Alive News in Atlanta, an NBC affiliate, the latest term …Upvote Share Tweet
DeAngelo Hall and Mike Smith make upprofootballtalk.com Oct 4, 2012DeAngelo Hall never played for Mike Smith, and they never had the warmest relationship. But they apparently patched things up over mai tais (or something) in Hawaii. Hall was one of the first players shipped out when Smith and general manager Thomas Dim…Upvote Share Tweetajc.com Oct 4, 2012Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan and tight end Tony Gonzalez celebrate a 30-28 victory over the Carolina Panthers to remain undefeated at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Sunday , Sept. 30, 2012. CURTIS COMPTON / FLOWERY BRANCH - About the time that FalconsUpvote Share Tweet
Preview: Atlanta Falcons vs. Washington RedskinsOct 4NFL Films previews the Week 5 matchup between the Atlanta Falcons and the Washington Redskins.
Countdown Daily Prediction: Falcons-RedskinsOct 4The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Atlanta at Washington
After winning their first four games, the Arizona Cardinals' first loss ex…Oct 4After winning their first four games, the Arizona Cardinals' flaws, specifically on offense, were exposed.
Biggest NFL games of Week 5 -- John Clayton's First & 10Oct 4The NFC is the superior conference by far in 2012. That actually keeps more AFC teams in the playoff race, writes John Clayton.
The Sports Guy's Thursday NFL PickOct 4A reader named Mike in St. Louis sent me the following e-mail this week: "Simmons, football fans in St. Louis have suffered enough, compiling the wor...