Originally written on Fox Sports South  |  Last updated 11/3/14

ATLANTA - NOVEMBER 08: Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons scores a touchdown against the Washington Redskins at Georgia Dome on November 8, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
For the first time since the Atlanta Falcons joined the NFL in 1966, they have reached 5-0 to start a season and after a 24-17 comeback victory at Washington, they mainly owe it to their oldest player, the one who says this season will most likely be his last tight end Tony Gonzalez. The 36-year-old, 16-year veteran arguably was the best player on the field on Sunday, as he caught 13 passes the second-most of his career -- for 123 yards and a touchdown. All of that brings us to wonder a collective, why, again, has Gonzalez said he is 95 percent sure that this will be his final season in the NFL? Entering the season, his 1,149 receptions ranked most second most in league history. He now has 39 catches in five games in 2012, which could put him in the running for the most in the league after Week 5. St. Louis' Danny Amendola (five games) and the New York Giants' Victor Cruz (four games) were tied for the league lead with 32 entering Sunday. Cruz had five more in Sunday's 41-27 win...
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