Found November 03, 2013 on
getty images   The Atlanta Falcons and Carolina Panthers will meet on Sunday in a match-up of two AFC South teams. At 2-5 the Falcons have slim playoff hopes while the 4-3 Panthers are looking for their fourth straight win. Coverage of the game between the Falcons and Panthers will air on FOX beginning at 1:00 pm ET from Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, NC. Falcons vs. Panthers W-L 2-5 4-3 Avg Points 23.7 24.3 Avg Points Allowed 26.3 13.7 Home Record 2-2 2-1 Road Record 0-3 2-2 Division Record 1-1 1-0 Conference Record 2-2 4-2 // The Odds: The Carolina Panthers are 7.5 point favorites against the Atlanta Falcons. The over/under for this game is 45 total points. Will it be the Panthers or Falcons who find victory on Sunday?

Falcons' losses mount with Ryan's interceptions

The Falcons' only two wins this season came when Matt Ryan had no turnovers in almost flawless performances. With Ryan throwing a combined seven interceptions the last two games, the Falcons haven't come close to winning. Ryan showed signs of forcing passes as he threw three interceptions in the Falcons' 34-10 loss at Carolina on Sunday. He threw four interceptions...

Falcons are Superman Cam Newton’s kryptonite

On Week 9 of the 2013 NFL season, The Atlanta Falcons and The Carolina Panthers will play in the first of their two annual division games.  The Carolina Panthers are currently playing some good football; they have a 4-4 record so far this season, and are playing like legitimate contenders for a wild card slot. The Atlanta Falcons are wounded, and are using their depth to support...

Matt Ryan Off Target vs. Carolina

Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan has thrown seven interceptions over the last two games.Fantasy Spin:Ryan also has thrown for just one touchdown in each of the last two games after producing at least two in each of the first six this season. He has another tough matchup in Week 10 against the Seahawks after throwing for 219 yards, one TD and three INTs Sunday at Carolina. Hopefully...

TD dance doesn't impress ex-NFLer

Mike Tolbert scored his fourth touchdown of the season Sunday against Atlanta, and then the Carolina Panthers running back celebrated (above) as only a man scoring a touchdown against the Falcons can. But not everyone was so impressed with Tolbert's celebratory dance. For one, Tolbert can probably expect a strongly-worded letter from PETA condemning his use of anti-bird imagery...

GIF: Mike Tolbert breaks out “dirty bird” celebration after TD against Falcons

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Fantasy Football Injury News: Falcons WR Roddy White not expected to play

The disappointing season continues for the Atlanta Falcons. Considered a contender to reach the Super Bowl this season, the Falcons have been blasted by injuries this season. Atlanta has lost WR Julio Jones for the season and has been without WR Roddy White for their last two games. Roddy White is not expected to play this afternoon against the Carolina Panthers either. NFL Network’s...

Video: Cam Newton says ‘Camy Cam loves the kids’

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton enjoys giving touchdown balls to kids, because "Camy Cam loves the kids."

Roddy White Officially Inactive

Falcons receiver Roddy White (ankle, hamstring) is officially inactive for Sunday's game against the Panthers.Fantasy Spin:White is trying to get fully healthy before returning, and he's not there yet. Harry Douglas is a must-start WR1 and Drew Davis makes for a WR3 in deeper leagues.

Falcons WR White inactive against Panthers

Falcons wide receiver Roddy White will miss his third straight game Sunday against Carolina with hamstring and ankle injuries. Also inactive for the Falcons are guard Harland Gunn, wide receiver Brian Robiskie, tackle Ryan Schraeder, linebacker Stephen Nicholas, defensive tackle Travian Robertson and safety Kemal Ishmael. Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams and defensive end...

Panthers injury report: DeAngelo Williams, Jonathan Stewart

The Panthers have won three straight and face a struggling Atlanta Falcons team at home this Sunday. The Carolina offense has turned things around and will be getting another boost this weekend. The Panthers are set to activate power running back Jonathan Stewart from the physically unable to perform list and he will be active on Sunday. Stewart has missed nearly a full year since...

Panthers Running Back Mike Tolbert Imitates ‘Dirtybird’ Celebration in Front of Falcons Players After Touchdown (GIF)

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Credit Carolina's 'D' for team's turnaround

While Cam Newton and Co. receive the credit for the Carolina Panthers' turnaround, it's the play of a stifling defense that has them sitting above .500 for the first time in five years entering Week 9. A unit that leads the league in total points allowed (96) and ranks third overall in yards per game, knows how to get after the quarterback. Carolina's defense has yet...

Atlanta Falcons: 5 Reasons Mike Smith Needs To Go

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NFC South News: Jonathan Stewart Returns, Marques Colston To Be A Game-Time Decision

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Panthers climb to 5-3 with 34-10 pounding of Falcons

The Carolina Panthers improved to 5-3 with their fourth straight victory with a 34-10 win over the Atlanta Falcons. Panthers QB Cam Newton's two-interception day wasn't a deterrent for a team that rolled over a quickly fading Falcons team. Newton threw for 249 yards, including a 14-yard touchdown pass to tight end Greg Olsen. He also ran for an 8-yard touchdown. Fullback...
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