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Jeff Teague hits ridiculous (and controversial) running-out-of-bounds 3 as Hawks beat Pacers (Video)Just after 7 p.m. ET on Thursday, shortly before tipoff of Game 3 between the Indiana Pacers and Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena, @NBAOfficial — a Twitter account offering updates on officiating and rule clarifications "directly from the league offi…Share Tweet
Jeff Teague hits ridiculous (and controversial) running-out-of-bounds 3 as Hawks beat Pacers (Video)Just after 7 p.m. ET on Thursday, shortly before tipoff of Game 3 between the Indiana Pacers and Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena, @NBAOfficial — a Twitter account offering updates on officiating and rule clarifications "directly from the league offi…Share TweetTop draft prospect Jadeveon Clowney, who visited the Atlanta Falcons on Wednesday, is scheduled to go through a few drills with the team on Friday , a league source confirmed.Share Tweet
Jordan expects more fight from FalconsESPN.com Apr 24, 2014New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan expects to see a much improved Atlanta Falcons team when the two longtime NFC South rivals meet in Week 1 this season at Atlanta. But Jordan, who is known for being the biggest wise-cracker in the Saints’ …Share Tweet
Pacers GM Kevin Pritchard cites pretty high-ranking source in tweet saying Frank Vogel's job is safeThe Indiana Pacers relieved a little bit of the pressure they've been feeling on Tuesday night, riding a very good outing from Paul George and a good ol' third-quarter smackdown to a 101-85 win over the Atlanta Hawks that evened their best-of-seven firs…Share Tweet
Could Falcons trade up to No. 1 for Clowney? Texans said to be open to itFor months, we've wondered what the Houston Texans might do with the first pick — take a quarterback or draft Jadeveon Clowney. So what's behind Door No. 3? There appears to be some smoke now for a possible trade of the pick, ESPN's Ed Werder suggests. …Share Tweet
Sean Weatherspoon still recovering from late-season knee injuryprofootballtalk.com Apr 24, 2014The Falcons’ dismal 2013 season was marked by injuries to several of their key players, including linebacker Sean Weatherspoon. Weatherspoon missed seven games with a foot injury that put him on injured reserve for half the season and then he missed the…Share Tweet
Teague, Hawks Take 2-1 LeadApr 24Jeff Teague scored 22 points and handed out 10 assists in the Hawks' 98-85 win over the Pacers in Game 3.
Jadeveon Clowney to meet with Atlanta Falcons on FridayApr 24With Jadeveon Clowney to meet with the Atlanta Falcons on Friday, what does this mean for the team's draft plans? NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport has the latest.
Will the Atlanta Falcons trade down?Apr 24The possibility of the Atlanta Falcons moving up the draft order has been discussed -- but might the team be able to better fill their unique roster holes by trading down instead?
Inside the Atlanta Falcons draft roomApr 24Daniel Jeremiah, Curtis Conway and Brian Baldinger tell you which position the Atlanta Falcons need to address in the draft as they take you inside the team's war room.
2014 NBA Playoffs -- Pacers GM Kevin Pritchard says Frank Vogel is safeApr 24Frank Vogel's job as coach of the Indiana Pacers is "safe," according to general manager Kevin Pritchard.
2014 NBA Playoffs -- Pacers GM Kevin Pritchard tweets about Frank Vogel's …Apr 24Indiana Pacers general manager Kevin Pritchard moved to ease the pressure on coach Frank Vogel by sending out a tweet Thursday saying Vogel's job is "safe."