Found November 12, 2012 on Football Nation:
The Atlanta Falcons marched into the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday, as the only undefeated team in the NFL.Roddy White did an interview in the earlier part of the week stating that he saw 19-0 in the Falcons' future.The statement didn't fall on deaf hears, and just like we all heard of it, I'm sure the Saints caught wind of it as well.No matter the amount of success achieved by the team on the season, this match-up is always competitive.The Saints-Falcons rivalry is one of the biggest in football, and is always full of excitement. This game proved both statements to be right. The Saints have been have a tough season, while the Falcons have enjoyed being the best team in football through the first half of the season.However, the "Who-Dats" were able to overcome the "Dirty Birds" again, for the 11th time in the last 13 games.Although the game had several big plays, let us look at who the HERO and ZERO were in this game.HEROIf you guessed that I'...

Roddy White blames Falcons failures, not New Orleans Saints for first loss

After losing their first game of the season to the New Orleans Saints, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White blamed his own team for the loss (Credit: AP Photo) Last week, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White said he believed his team had the pedigree to go undefeated this season. The Falcon’s receiver also said he hates everything about New Orleans and the Saints. After...

Roddy White doesn’t like anything about the Saints

Leading up to tomorrow’s game against the Saints, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White has once again made it clear that he doesn’t like them. “I don’t like nothing about the Saints,” White said, per the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “The colors. The city. Nothing. But they’ve got some good food, though. Other than the food, nothing.” White says the Falcons know...

NFL Rumors: Roddy White Needs To Stop Talking Following Saints Huge Win Over Falcons

Roddy White has a big mouth as part of the Atlanta Falcons’ offense. At times, he can get quite offensive himself, in more his words than his actions, but White has not learned when to stop talking. If he is seeking advice, now may be a good time. White often takes his trash talking to Twitter. In fact, I am actually a fan, as he has given me plenty to write about through the years...

Roddy White says the Falcons beat themselves, Saints respond

After Sunday’s loss to the Saints, Falcons wide receiver Roddy White wasn’t ready to give New Orleans credit for beating them. “We kind of gave it away,” White said, per USA TODAY Sports. “You know, we gave it to ‘em.” “It’s really frustrating,” he said. “We had every opportunity to win the game and we just didn’t get it done.” Saints linebacker Curtis Lofton...

Fantasy ranks week 10: Start your Falcons, Julio Jones and Roddy White each inside the top 3 and Matt Ryan our #1 quarterback

We’ve covered it routinely (here and here for example), the Saints are a fantasy matchup worth stacking up against and this week is no different. Its hard to anticipate top 5 numbers from teammates because there are only so many passing yards to go around but if anyone can do it its Roddy White and Julio Jones...

Jimmy Graham Dominates Falcons

Saints tight end Jimmy Graham dominated Atlanta Sunday for 149 yards and two touchdowns on seven catches.Fantasy Spin:Graham is finally looking like the player fantasy owners drafted so high in the preseason after dealing with an ankle injury. In his last three games, the tight end has 284 yards and three touchdowns on 20 receptions. Sunday was both his first 100-yard game and first...

Saints end Falcons unbeaten run with 31-27 win

Roddy White and the Atlanta Falcons came up just short in their bid to stay unbeaten. Not that White was about to give the rival Saints too much credit after New Orleans pulled out a dramatic 31-27 upset of previously unbeaten Atlanta on Sunday. ''It's not like they came out here and won a game,'' White said. ''I think we kind of gave it to them. .....

Saints hold on, deal Falcons first loss

NEW ORLEANS -- Jimmy Graham caught seven passes for a career-best 146 yards and two touchdowns, cornerback Jabari Greer made a diving, touchdown-saving pass breakup on a late fourth-down play, and the New Orleans Saints held on to hand the Atlanta Falcons their first loss, 31-27 on Sunday. Graham and his Atlanta counterpart, veteran tight end Tony Gonzalez, both were superb in...

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Houston Rockets Rookie Royce White Tortures Himself on Twitter; Headed to D League

I’m not a big fan of writing posts about whatever happens on twitter but every now and then something pops that I feel like addressing.  Yesterday Houston Rockets rookie Royce White tweeted his discontent about his relationship with the Rockets. For those who don’t know, the promising rookie talent has generalized anxiety disorder, a condition that can make routine day-to-day...

Anatomy of a Loss

Coming into the New Orleans game, the Atlanta Falcons sat at 8-0. Against the Saints, the Falcons came out and did what they needed to do to open the game. On the first drive they went the length of the field and on the strength of a long pass to Roddy White were able to go in for an early TD. On the first defensive series of the game, and the first pass play, Asante Samuel was able...

Tony Gonzalez, Rob Gronkowski, Jimmy Graham Making Headway Into List of Top 10 Tight Ends in NFL History (Photos)

When Tony Gonzalez reeled in his 100th career touchdown catch Sunday, the feat was notable for several reasons, one of the biggest being how inevitable it seemed. Gonzalez has been dominating the NFL from the tight end position for more than a decade now, and it makes sense that he’d not only cross the 100-touchdown barrier but also put himself alongside just five others on the...

Saints deliver Falcons first loss

Of all the teams to end the Atlanta Falcons' unbeaten run, it had to be their resurgent rivals, the New Orleans Saints in game filled with drama until the end. Jimmy Graham caught seven passes for a career-best 146 yards and two touchdowns, cornerback Jabari Greer made a diving, touchdown-saving pass breakup on a late fourth-down play, and New Orleans held on to hand the Falcons...
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