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Cut Friday by the Falcons, defensive end John Abraham took the high road when the time came to talk about the team. Possibly because he knows he could be back. “We are going to take it day by day,” Abraham told NFL Network regarding the possibility ofUpvote Share Tweet
Martinez, Pena go deep for first time this springMLB.com Updated Mar 2, 2013Right fielder J.D. Martinez hit a two-run homer in a four-run outburst in the fourth inning that lifted the Astros to a 6-5 win over the Braves on Saturday afternoon at windswept Osceola County Stadium. Martinez and Carlos Pena hit their first spring ho…Upvote Share Tweet
Cutting Robinson puts more focus on GrimesLast year, the Falcons entered the season with a top-notch depth chart of cornerbacks: Brent Grimes, Dunta Robinson, and Asante Samuel. This year, two thirds of that trio could be gone. With Robinson cut, only Samuel remains under contract. Grimes sigUpvote Share TweetIn the past five days, new deals have been done by two of the best quarterbacks in the NFL. So what about the next three who are widely presumed to be on deck? We’ve cast the net this morning and learned that there are no negotiations between Falcons quUpvote Share Tweet
Netherlands Blanks South KoreaMar 2Roger Bernadina drove in two runs to lead the Netherlands to a 5-0 victory over South Korea in the first round of the World Baseball Classic.
Falcons' Biggest NeedsMar 2John Clayton thinks the Falcons could target Steven Jackson at running back and Dwight Freeney for a pass-rusher on defense.