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FLOWERY BRANCH - Pro Bowl wide receiver Roddy White suffered a minor knee injury and was held out of practice on Wednesday. He’s expected to return to practice on Thursday, according to head coach Mike Smith. White, defensive tackle Jonathan BabineauxUpvote Share Tweet
Greg Hardy not done with FalconsCarolina defensive end Greg Hardy missed an opportunity to gloat Sunday when he left the locker room before the media entered. But Hardy made up for it Wednesday. Hardy said last week the Panthers were a better team than the Falcons and he and his teamm…Upvote Share Tweet
Atlanta Falcons: Giants QB Eli Manning Q-and-AFLOWERY BRANCH—Excerpts from Giants quarterback Eli Manning’s conference call today with Atlanta reporters. Q: What is about this team in December? It seems you turn it on. A: A lot of times we are in that situation where need to win games to get intoUpvote Share Tweet
Wren, Fredi take evaluation trip to DominicanMLB.com Updated Dec 12, 2012Braves general manager Frank Wren has been encouraged to hear and read about the success many of his players have experienced in winter leagues this year. This past weekend, he took manager Fredi Gonzalez and a few of his top front-office officials to t…Upvote Share TweetPanthers linebacker Luke Kuechly has been named the NFC’s defensive player of the week, and it might not be the last honor coming his way. Kuechly had a career-high 16 tackles in the Panthers’ 30-20 win over the Falcons, and leads the league with 130Upvote Share TweetNew York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw has a sprained knee, which could keep him out of Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons.Upvote Share TweetTime for a run through the Wednesday morning headlines from around the NFC South: ATLANTA FALCONS Mark Bradley makes an excellent point when he writes that the fact the Falcons already have clinched the NFC South title essentially puts them into another…Upvote Share TweetBy MICHAEL CUNNINGHAM FLOWERY BRANCH - All of a sudden payback is far down the list of motives for the Falcons when they play the Giants on Sunday at the Georgia Dome. After NFC also-ran Carolina smacked them last Sunday, the Falcons are just trying toUpvote Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Redskins On Playoff PushDec 12Episode 236: Robert Flores and Chris Mortensen discuss the Redskins playoff chances. Steve Young breaks down the biggest concerns for the Texans. The NFL32 crew discuss which wide receiver tandem will impact Sunday's Giants-Falcons game.
Road To The Superdome: Atlanta FalconsDec 12Dan Graziano and Pat Yasinskas discuss what the Falcons need to do in order to reach the Super Bowl
Blogger Blitz: Giants-Falcons PreviewDec 12NFC East blogger Dan Graziano talks with NFC South blogger Pat Yasinskas about this weekend's game between the Giants and Falcons
Bradshaw May Miss Sunday's GameDec 12ESPNNewYork.com's Ohm Youngmisuk discusses Ahmad Bradshaw's knee injury and the chances he'll play Sunday against the Falcons.
Rashard Mendenhall, Pittsburgh Steelers running back, skipped team's most …Dec 12Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall's one-game team suspension is for not attending last Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers, according to a multiple sources.