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Any list of favorites for the 2013 NFL season includes the Falcons somewhere near the top of the list. It’s nice for a coach to have a team like that in his locker, but Mike Smith also has to deal with the consequences should the Falcons fail to live up…Share Tweet
NFC South afternoon updateFLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- I’m about to head out to watch the Atlanta Falcons practice. But, first, let’s take a quick trip through the headlines from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS Michael Cunningham writes that rookie cornerback Desmond Trufant had …Share TweetFLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- One of the last hurdles for the Atlanta Falcons' proposed new stadium is deciding on an exact site. It’s down to two locations, both near the Georgia Dome. The Falcons have said all along that the South site is the one they prefer…Share TweetConsidering he’s admittedly a fan of the Falcons (at least 14 games per season), Panthers quarterback Cam Newton had to notice the contract fellow quarterback Matt Ryan signed yesterday. But noticing was about the extent of his reaction. “I didn’t think…Share TweetOne key positional battle for each NFC South team as training camps get underway. Atlanta Falcons. The Falcons are pretty well set at the offensive skill positions, but one guy to keep an eye on in training camp and the preseason is running back Jacquiz…Share Tweet
Julio Jones will be the next Falcon to get a big dealNow that Matt Ryan has signed a long-term deal to remain with the Falcons, G.M. Thomas Dimitroff and company won’t have to worry about giving out any more huge contracts. Until after the 2013 season. When the coming campaign ends, receiver Julio Jones w…Share Tweet
Tony Gonzalez will be in and out of campFLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Don’t count on seeing much of Tony Gonzalez during training camp. The veteran tight end for the Atlanta Falcons was on the field as the team kicked off training camp Thursday, but he’s not sticking around. Coach Mike Smith said he…Share Tweetnytimes.com Jul 26, 2013Quarterback Matt Ryan, 28, is entering the sixth and final season of his original rookie contract.Share Tweet
Braves Snap Cardinals' StreakJul 26The Cardinals' four-game winning streak ended with a 4-1 loss to the Braves.
'NFL AM' discusses Atlanta Falcons Matt Ryan's new contract, keeping him protectedJul 26Wes Durham joins "NFL AM" to talk how feelings were after Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan signed his new contract and also how to address the issues at offensive line.
'NFL AM' talks Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan's new contractJul 26Atlanta Falcons play-by-play announcer Wes Durham joins "NFL AM" to discuss the mood after Matt Ryan signed his new contract, as well as how the team can address the issues on offensive line.
Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan goes up against cornerback Asante SamuelJul 26Brain Baldinger takes you through Atlanta Falcons individual drills as the wide receivers go up against the corners.