Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  By By Taylor Jones  |  Last updated 8/1/13
The 2013 NFL regular season is right around the corner. With that being said, it's time to launch our team previews. FOXSports.com contributor Taylor Jones will answer important questions for every franchise. ATLANTA FALCONS 2012 Record: 13-3...eliminated in championship round by San Francisco What must the team accomplish to consider the season a success? With one-and-done playoff experiences in 2008, 2010 and 2011, Matt Ryan and Mike Smith have their eyes keenly focused on the Super Bowl. It took Matt Ryan five seasons before tasting his first career playoff win, and with fellow 2008 first-round draftee, Joe Flacco, winning the Super Bowl last year, the time is now for Ryan. What is the team's biggest asset? Coaching continuity. Last season was the first year for both coordinators on this staff and although head coach Mike Smith and defensive coordinator Mike Nolan spent time together in Baltimore, it was still a new scheme, coaching style and personality for the players...
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