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Falcons hoping to get even stronger

FLOWERY BRANCH - The Atlanta Falcons could be closer to full strength on defense the next time they take the field.

November 05, 2012 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons Robinson, Samuel finding common ground

FLOWERY BRANCH - Falcons cornerback Dunta Robinson never questioned Atlanta's offseason trade for Asante Samuel.

November 03, 2012 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons LB Weatherspoon out with injury

FLOWERY BRANCH - Outside linebacker Sean Weatherspoon, one of the leaders of the Atlanta Falcons' defense, will miss Sunday night's game against the Dallas Cowboys with a right ankle injury.

November 01, 2012 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Matt Ryan not listening to MVP talk

FLOWERY BRANCH - Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan doesn't like to discuss his accomplishments for more than a couple of minutes.

October 31, 2012 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons get fundamental

FLOWERY BRANCH - The more Atlanta keeps winning, the more coach Mike Smith keeps tinkering with ways to help the Falcons improve.

October 29, 2012 | By GEORGE HENRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons rested and ready

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Atlanta Falcons, the NFL's last unbeaten team, were rested and closer to full strength on Monday in their return from their bye week.

October 22, 2012 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Last unbeaten standing

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Then there was one.

October 15, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons owning turnover battle

FLOWERY BRANCH - When the Atlanta Falcons gather in the meeting room at the beginning of each week, they can always count on coach Mike Smith jotting one thing on the board.

October 10, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons use off day to go back to school

ATLANTA - Atlanta Falcons players used their off day Tuesday to go back to school.

October 09, 2012 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons still perfect

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Atlanta Falcons are in uncharted territory.

October 08, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Ryan stirring MVP talk with best start of career

FLOWERY BRANCH - Standing in front of his locker, wearing an Atlanta Braves cap, Matt Ryan was back in full ice mode.

October 03, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Smith calls team an 'imperfect' 4-0

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Atlanta Falcons are an imperfect 4-0.

October 01, 2012 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Ryan turns slight in Falcons' favor

FLOWERY BRANCH - Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan still won't criticize his NFL colleagues for leaving him off a list of the league network's top 100 players this summer.

September 26, 2012 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons' Abraham arrested on pair of obstruction charges

ATLANTA - Atlanta Falcons defensive end John Abraham is free on bond Tuesday after being arrested on misdemeanor charges when authorities say he refused to leave an area taped off by police.

September 25, 2012 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons trying to temper hot start

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Coach Mike Smith is trying to level expectations for the Atlanta Falcons.

September 24, 2012 | By GEORGE HENRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


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Rookies doom Falcons

MINNEAPOLIS - Teddy Bridgewater playing with calm and poise beyond his years. Jerick McKinnon running hard between the tackles. Anthony Barr coming up with a big sack in the fourth quarter.

September 29, 2014 | By JON KRAWCZYNSKI AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons unleashing Julio Jones

FLOWERY BRANCH - These days, the game looks so much slower to Julio Jones.

September 27, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Running game showing improvement

FLOWERY BRANCH - Matt Ryan has received plenty of accolades for his mammoth passing numbers in the opening month of the season. Another came Wednesday, when the Atlanta Falcons quarterback was named NFC offensive player of the week.

September 24, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons to face rookie QB Bridgewater

FLOWERY BRANCH - The Falcons' defense was handed a new challenge on Monday as players returned from their long weekend: How to contain Teddy Bridgewater.

September 22, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Hester now stands alone as NFL greatest returner

ATLANTA - Devin Hester gets a text every morning from Deion Sanders, usually with some sort of inspirational message.

September 19, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons romp to 56-14 win over hapless Buccaneers

ATLANTA - Devin Hester high-stepped into the NFL record book. Matt Ryan had as many touchdown passes as incompletions. Julio Jones made a spectacular over-the-shoulder catch tumbling into the end zone.

September 19, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons, Bucs both eager to get back on field

ATLANTA - The short week came at a good time for the Atlanta Falcons.

September 17, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons LT Matthews returns

FLOWERY BRANCH - Falcons rookie left tackle Jake Matthews has returned to practice after missing last week's loss at Cincinnati with a sprained left ankle.

September 16, 2014 | ASSOCIATED PRESS | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons' Carimi may make first career start at LT

FLOWERY BRANCH - One week ago, Gabe Carimi was being groomed to be the Falcons' version of John Havlicek who could play backup roles across the offensive line.

September 11, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Hester shows he's more than just a return man in win

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Before the Atlanta Falcons decided to sign Devin Hester, they wanted to make sure he wasn't content just returning kickoffs and punts.

September 09, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Julio Jones healthy and ready to roll

FLOWERY BRANCH - Falcons receiver Julio Jones has waited 11 months to return from a broken right foot and regain his Pro Bowl form.

September 04, 2014 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


Ryan facing new questions after dismal year in '13

FLOWERY BRANCH - For Matt Ryan, there are none of those annoying questions about his playoff record.

September 03, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


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