ATLANTA - Since an embarrassing downfall at Southern Cal, Steve Sarkisian has certainly caught plenty of breaks in his professional life.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - After only one game as Alabama's offensive coordinator, Steve Sarkisian is heading to the NFL.
ATLANTA - Michael Vick never led the Atlanta Falcons to the Super Bowl.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Kyle Shanahan is trying to keep the next 10 days as normal as possible.
If you're wondering what the Falcons are doing in the NFL's version of the Final Four with the Patriots, Steelers and Packers, you aren't alone.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The high-scoring offenses of the Atlanta Falcons and Green Bay Packers appear poised to provide a memorable send-off for the Georgia Dome.
ATLANTA - As with any rematch, there are certainly things that both teams learned about each other the first time around.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Dan Quinn got a shot at being a head coach because of his work molding one of the league's best defenses.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Matt Ryan is back in the playoffs after a four-year wait.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Vic Beasley heard the grumbling. He was a wasted pick in the first round. He wasn't going to be able to play every down in the NFL.
ATLANTA (AP) - After a week off, the Atlanta Falcons feel their best is yet to come.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The opening question to Matt Ryan's weekly news conference made the quarterback nervous.
SEATTLE (AP) - Atlanta coach Dan Quinn views having the Falcons practice in the Pacific Northwest as an opportunity to maximize preparation for Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks and bring his team closer together.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Falcons coach Dan Quinn believes in the law of averages evening out.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Falcons had wide receiver Julio Jones back with full clearance for Thursday's practice, confirming the team's biggest star will be ready for Sunday's opening game against Tampa Bay.