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Atlanta Falcons Players Facing Make or Break Years

Atlanta Falcons Players Facing Make or Break Years

ajc.com Updated Jul 23, 2013
Crucial Seasons for Some Falcons Is this the breakout for Bier? (AJC) The dead zone of Falcons and football has almost come to its merciful end, as the Falcons get ready to start training camp on Wednesday. It seems like decades ago since the Falcons ha…
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  • Bored Baseball Fans Find Solitaire Less Boring Than Baseball

    Bored Baseball Fans Find Solitaire Less Boring Than Baseball

    deadspin.com Jul 23, 2013
    The above photo comes from reader Brando, who spotted this gentlemen escaping the boredom of a Reds-Braves game with a few rounds of Solitaire. Read more...
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  • NFC South afternoon update

    NFC South afternoon update

    ESPN.com Jul 23, 2013
    Let's run through some odds and ends from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS One of the more intriguing storylines of this preseason is the tale of linebacker Brian Banks, who spent more than five years in prison before being exonerated. The Falcons a…
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  • Seahawks add tight end Michael Palmer

    Seahawks add tight end Michael Palmer

    profootballtalk.com Jul 23, 2013
    The Seattle Seahawks announced the signing of former Atlanta Falcons tight end Michael Palmer just a day prior to the team reporting for the start of training camp. Palmer spent his first three seasons in the league with the Falcons after going undrafte…
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  • The Juice: Jason Heyward saves the day for the Braves; Dodgers …

    The Juice: Jason Heyward saves the day for the Braves; Dodgers claim first place after rout

    yahoo.com MLB.com Jul 23, 2013
    The Juice returns for season No. 6! It's almost eligible for free-agency! Stop by daily for news from the action, along with great photos, stats, video highlights and more. Jason Heyward had to make the catch. With his Atlanta Braves clinging to a 2-1 l…
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  • Video - Web Gems 00:53

    Web Gems

    Jul 23
    Does Brandon Barnes' diving catch top Jason Heyward's walk-off Web Gem?
  • Video - Mets Run Past Braves 00:37

    Mets Run Past Braves

    Jul 23
    The Mets scored three runs in third inning and went on to beat the Braves 4-1.

Sports Columnists

  • NBA -- Team USA in good hands with Mike Krzyzewski

    Jul 23
    Mike Krzyzewski has a lot more coaching left to do.
  • Sources: Oden works out for Heat, Pelicans

    Jul 23
    Greg Oden went through a two-hour workout Tuesday in Indianapolis in front of Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra, new Sacramento Kings general manager Pete D'Alessandro and representatives from the New Orleans Pelicans, according to sources.
  • ‘I Have Moved On’

    Jul 23
    PETER KING: What’s your reaction to Aaron Hernandez’s being arrested and cut from the team, and how will his absence affect your offense? TOM BRADY: I’ve seen a lot of things over 13 years, and what I have learned is that mental toughness and putting as…
  • 2013 NFL training camp -- Eager for whirlwind road trip

    Jul 23
    Here are the 10 things John Clayton is eager to see in his whirlwind 12-day tour of training camps.