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Asante Samuel suffers thigh injury

Asante Samuel suffers thigh injury

profootballtalk.com Updated Aug 24, 2013
Falcons cornerback Asante Samuel suffered a thigh injury in Saturday’s game at Tennessee, multiple media outlets, including the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reported. Samuel is questionable to return, per multiple reports. Samuel, 32, intercepted five …
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  • Observation deck: Falcons-Titans

    Observation deck: Falcons-Titans

    ESPN.com Aug 24, 2013
    The Atlanta Falcons frequently get talked about as a Super Bowl team. They didn’t look anything like that Saturday night. The first-team offense couldn’t finish drives and the first-team defense had more than its share of breakdowns in a 27-16 loss to t…
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  • NFC South programming notes

    NFC South programming notes

    ESPN.com Aug 24, 2013
    I’m getting ready to watch the preseason games between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Miami Dolphins, and the Atlanta Falcons and Tennessee Titans. I’ll be back with observations shortly after those games end. And we’ll do it again Sunday afternoon when t…
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  • Cards' Wainwright wins NL-best 15th game

    Cards' Wainwright wins NL-best 15th game

    ESPN.com Aug 24, 2013
    Adam Wainwright earned his NL-leading 15th win with his fifth complete game and had a key sacrifice fly to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.
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  • Video - Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan to wide receiver Julio Jones for 42 yards 00:30

    Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan to wide receiver Julio Jones for 42 yards

    Aug 24
    Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan hits up wide receiver Julio Jones deep for a 42-yard gain.
  • Video - Cards Win Third Straight Over Braves 00:31

    Cards Win Third Straight Over Braves

    Aug 24
    The Cardinals topped the Braves 6-2 for their seventh win in eight games.
  • Video - Titans Top Falcons 00:31

    Titans Top Falcons

    Aug 24
    Jake Locker tallied 133 passing yards and a TD in the Titans' 27-16 win against the Falcons.