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Falcons' rookies better than Chiefs 20-10

ATLANTA - Matt Ryan can check off a couple of preseason goals.

August 14, 2010 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons offense ready to roll in first preseason game

FLOWERY BRANCH - For Matt Ryan, it's all about the footwork.

August 12, 2010 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Finneran on another comeback trail for Falcons

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Brian Finneran allowed himself a satisfied smile.

August 11, 2010 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Jaguars, Falcons try to improve pass rushing

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga.- Jacksonville quarterback David Garrard moved his offense easily through the Atlanta Falcons' defense Tuesday during a scrimmage at the Atlanta Falcons Training Complex in Flowery Branch, Ga.

August 10, 2010 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Jags, Falcons work together

FLOWERY BRANCH - Jacksonville coach Jack Del Rio knows NFL owners could eliminate two preseason games as early as next year.

August 09, 2010 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Ryan, Gonzalez embrace sweltering training camp

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan and tight end Tony Gonzalez say despite their success together, there is room for improvement.

August 04, 2010 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Douglas gaining momentum in comeback with Falcons

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Harry Douglas is on the verge of reclaiming his status as a potential breakout receiver for the Atlanta Falcons.

August 03, 2010 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


White: Vick did nothing wrong

FLOWERY BRANCH - Roddy White hopes Michael Vick never has another brush with law enforcement.

July 31, 2010 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons football camp pays a visit

Even on a blazing hot day, Statesboro kids got a chance to get a good workout in as they participated in the Gatorade Junior Training Camp sponsored by the Atlanta Falcons Tuesday at the Boys and Girls Club and at Mill Creek Regional Park.

July 06, 2010 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Atlanta Falcons


Atlanta's Weatherspoon missing veterans at mini-camp

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Linebacker Sean Weatherspoon wishes the Atlanta Falcons' rookie mini-camp included a few veterans.

May 17, 2010 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Biermann key to Falcons' new pass-rush plan

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Kroy Biermann could be John Abraham's new pass-rush complement at defensive end for the Atlanta Falcons.

May 08, 2010 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons rookie Weatherspoon taking notes from Peterson

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Mike Peterson, the self-proclaimed "Daddy Lion" of the Atlanta Falcons' linebackers, didn't wait long to assign his new protege a nickname.

May 08, 2010 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons draft a balanced class

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Atlanta Falcons achieved the balance they sought in the NFL draft by adding immediate help at outside linebacker and future help on the offensive line.

April 24, 2010 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons' Weatherspoon says storm made him stronger

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Sean Weatherspoon walked up to the podium at the Atlanta Falcons complex on Friday wearing a dark suit with a red tie, matching red pocket square and white Falcons cap.

April 23, 2010 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons take Missouri LB with 19th pick

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Even after signing Dunta Robinson, the Atlanta Falcons were still focused on defense in the NFL draft.

April 23, 2010 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


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Peters back in practice

FLOWERY BRANCH - Corey Peters battled doubts about his future in the NFL after he tore his Achilles tendon late last season.

August 19, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


With Baker out for season, Falcons shift offensive line

FLOWERY BRANCH - When the Atlanta Falcons drafted Jake Matthews, they figured he would take over at left tackle someday.

August 18, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Watt and Clowney await Falcons

HOUSTON - J.J. Watt feels as if he gets asked about playing with Jadeveon Clowney every day.

August 15, 2014 | By CHRIS DUNCAN AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons, Texans practice together

HOUSTON - For Brian Cushing, there's no substitute to being on the field.

August 13, 2014 | By CHRIS DUNCAN AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Soliai, Jackson beefing up D-line

FLOWERY BRANCH - The mandate came from the top of the Atlanta Falcons' chain of command when the offseason began.

August 12, 2014 | By GEORGE HENRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Smith a pleasant surprise at RB

FLOWERY BRANCH - Antone Smith, best known for his special teams play in his first five seasons with the Falcons, finally has a chance to show he deserves playing time at running back.

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


Falcons rookie OL Matthews impresses Smith

FLOWERY BRANCH - Jake Matthews' first live NFL action gives Atlanta coach Mike Smith reason to think the No. 6 overall draft pick has potential to become an elite player.

August 09, 2014 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


Ryan comes out sharp, Falcons win

ATLANTA - Atlanta's Matt Ryan and Miami's Ryan Tannehill showed how starting quarterbacks should handle preseason openers.

August 08, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons' backup QBs in spotlight vs. Dolphins

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons hope to find clarity in the competition to determine quarterback Matt Ryan's backup in Friday night's preseason opener against the Miami Dolphins.

August 07, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons host Titans

FLOWERY BRANCH - A visit from the Tennessee Titans on Monday didn't change the tone of the Atlanta Falcons' fight-filled training camp.

August 04, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Backup RBs prepping quickly

FLOWERY BRANCH - Steven Jackson's latest hamstring injury is giving Jacquizz Rodgers, Devonta Freeman and Antone Smith a chance to fill the void at running back for the Atlanta Falcons.

August 02, 2014 | By GEORGE HENRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Matt Ryan teaching, adjusting to new faces on offense

FLOWERY BRANCH - Matt Ryan is expanding his leadership role to include teaching young players and other newcomers in his seventh training camp with the Falcons.

July 29, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Trufant, Alford step into Atlanta defense leadership roles

FLOWERY BRANCH - The Atlanta Falcons need new leadership on defense, and coach Mike Smith says second-year cornerbacks Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford fit the job description perfectly.

July 28, 2014 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


Better protect Matt

FLOWERY BRANCH - Through the first two days of training camp, the Atlanta Falcons look just fine along the offensive line.

July 26, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


A sense of urgency

FLOWERY BRANCH - The Atlanta Falcons won't be easing their way into this season.

July 25, 2014 | The Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


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