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The Atlanta Hawks headed into their Monday night matchup with the Chicago Bulls having lost six of their previous eight games, including four straight road games against the relatively lowly likes of the Detroit Pistons, Minnesota Timberwolves, Clevelan…Share Tweet
MLB.com Jan 15, 2013Jason Heyward, Kris Medlen and Jonny Venters, three of six Braves who have filed for salary arbitration, are set to gain significant raises as they enter the process for the first time.Share TweetESPN.com Jan 15, 2013Time for an afternoon run through some odds and ends from all around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS Former NFL running back and current broadcaster Marshall Faulk says the pressure is only going to intensify for the Falcons in the NFC Championship Game. …Share TweetESPN.com Jan 15, 2013Coach Mike Smith, quarterback Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons finally have that elusive playoff victory. One more home victory stands between them and the Super Bowl after Atlanta outlasted Seattle in the divisional round. The San Francisco 49ers, ove…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 15, 2013Kevin Durant's been hunting for poster victims pretty much all season long. We've seen him ring up Toronto Raptors rookie Jonas Valanciunas, go end-to-end to throw one down on Atlanta Hawks forward Josh Smith, turn a blocked shot into a vicious slam on …Share Tweetfalconsgab.com Jan 15, 2013Falcons defensive end John Abraham aggravated his left ankle sprain in the second quarter and did not return against Seattle on Sunday but plans to be ready to play against the 49ers, D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. “AfShare Tweet
Falcons relief stems from rediscovered run gameprofootballtalk.com Jan 15, 2013The Falcons have reason to feel relief, beyond finally getting the much-discussed playoff win. The fact they found their run game again gives them reason to believe they might get another one. For all the individual parts of Sunday’s comeback win over tShare Tweet
Taj Gibson Posterizes Anthony Tolliver; Stacey King Enjoys It Immenselydeadspin.com Jan 15, 2013The dunk itself is pretty good, but Stacey King's reaction is even better. This is sort of a thing, I've learned, that King does so maybe you Chicagoans are yawning, but the rest of us can still enjoy his enthusiasm. More »Share Tweet
Matty grows upJan 15Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan finally won his first playoff game Sunday in dramatic fashion. Kurt Warner believes Ryan has matured immensely since last season.
Mike Nolan's advantage?Jan 15Atlanta Falcons defensive coordinator Mike Nolan used to coach his upcoming NFC Championship opponent, the San Francisco 49ers. Does Nolan have an advantage against his former team?
NFL Live OT: QB Trust Besides BradyJan 15Jason Taylor and Jerry Rice discuss the quarterback they trust the most this weekend besides Tom Brady.
Drive of the Week: Matt Ryan ices Seattle SeahawksJan 15Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan gets his first playoff win with another clutch performance at the end of the game. Brian Baldinger analyzes the Falcons' game-winning drive vs. the Seattle Seahawks.