This is the February 1, 2013 news archive. View today's Atlanta Sports rumors and news.
Atlanta Sports News and Rumors
Falcons owner Arthur Blank is playing this one straight by the script. After reports earlier this week suggested that the Falcons had been approached by interested parties in Los Angeles during their pursuit of public money for a new stadium, Blank has …Share Tweet
BOSTON (AP) -- An official with knowledge of the deal says the Boston Red Sox have signed first baseman Lyle Overbay to a minor league contract.Share TweetNEW ORLEANS -- Have to admit, I'm a sucker for the sentimental stories that come forth every year during Super Bowl week. Jerome Bettis' quest to ride off into retirement with a ring. John Elway finally getting the big confetti shower for once (and then…Share Tweet
Unfinished Business: Long ago, Randy Moss and Matt Birk had Super Bowl…Long ago, Randy Moss and Matt Birk had Super Bowl dreams as Vikings teammates. Now the two will vie for the elusive title as opponents. Don Banks details their unique bond.Share TweetNEW ORLEANS -- I don't know what kind of game this is going to be, but this Super Bowl really has it all.Share Tweet
Falcons are 'agitated'ESPN.com Feb 1, 2013NEW ORLEANS -- Call it the winter of discontent for the Atlanta Falcons. I spent some time with general manager Thomas Dimitroff as he made the rounds Thursday through the Super Bowl media center. As he reflected on the Falcons’ season, he used the sameShare Tweet