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Injuries, Falcons' struggles frustrate Roddy White

FLOWERY BRANCH - Atlanta's Roddy White has had success like only a handful of wide receivers in NFL history.

November 29, 2013 | By MATT WINKELJOHN Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


OL Jones: 'Another preseason game'

FLOWERY BRANCH - Terren Jones said Wednesday it will feel like another preseason game with the Falcons if he plays against the Bills on Sunday.

November 27, 2013 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons in danger of first-to-worst finish in NFC

FLOWERY BRANCH - The Falcons have sole claim to the NFC's worst record at 2-9, a dramatic decline for a team which owned the conference's best mark one year ago.

November 25, 2013 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons coach Smith still looking for solutions

FLOWERY BRANCH - Coach Mike Smith keeps searching for answers to fix the Atlanta Falcons.

November 22, 2013 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


Tables turned on Falcons

ATLANTA - Talk about role reversal.

November 20, 2013 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Strange times for struggling Falcons

FLOWERY BRANCH, - The music was blaring in the Atlanta Falcons locker room Tuesday, which made it seem like old times.

November 19, 2013 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Smith takes blame for failures

FLOWERY BRANCH - Nothing is going right for the Atlanta Falcons, and coach Mike Smith said he is fully to blame.

November 18, 2013 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons lose 41-28 to Bucs for 4th straight defeat

TAMPA, Fla. - Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank says he thinks his team has the right coach and general manager to turn around a disappointing season.

November 17, 2013 | By MARK DIDTLER Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


Jackson's goals have been dashed with Falcons

FLOWERY BRANCH - Steven Jackson was looking forward to showing what he could do on a winning team, to really making his mark on the national stage.

November 13, 2013 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Smith, Falcons not giving up

FLOWERY BRANCH - Mike Smith is not giving up on the Falcons' season, just as he wouldn't give up in the closing minutes of a lopsided loss to Seattle.

November 11, 2013 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons LB Weatherspoon back on field

FLOWERY BRANCH - A familiar face returned to the practice field for the Atlanta Falcons on Wednesday.

November 06, 2013 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Picks, losses pile up for Matt Ryan

FLOWERY BRANCH - The Falcons' only two wins this season came when Matt Ryan had no turnovers in almost flawless performances.

November 04, 2013 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons falter again, lose 34-10 to Carolina

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Matt Ryan needed a while to figure out the last time he played for a team with a losing record.

November 03, 2013 | By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


Falcons' White practices, listed as questionable

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Roddy White isn't concerned that he might not be 100 percent healthy for the remainder of the season.

November 01, 2013 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press | Atlanta Falcons


Not part of Tony's plan

FLOWERY BRANCH - The NFL trade deadline has passed.

October 31, 2013 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


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Articles by Section - Atlanta Falcons


Youth leads Falcon defense

FLOWERY BRANCH - Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith has put a strong emphasis since the start of training camp on improving the team's run defense.

August 20, 2014 | By GEORGE HENRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons


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


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