Found November 11, 2011 on
FLOWERY BRANCH — Starting middle linebacker Curtis Lofton (groin) and cornerback Dunta Robinson (thigh) were added to the injury report on Friday. Also, wide receiver Julio Jones who tweaked his right hamstring was limited again in practice.  He missed two games with a injury to his left hamstring.

Will Svitek working to rise Prostrate Cancer awareness

FLOWERY BRANCH – If Fox puts a close up shot of Falcons tackle Will Svitek, you’ll see that he’s growing a mustache. He’s growing it for a good cause. “In 2001, my Dad was diagnosed with prostrate cancer,” Svitek said. “It was 10 years ago. He had surgery in 2001 and radiation in 2004. He’s been seven years cancer free.” Will Svitek is set to make his third straight...

Jacquizz Rodgers – A Rising Star

Whilst it may be easy to gush about Julio Jones, after his incredible week 9 performance. I want to look at our other offensive rookie that has made a big impact on our offense.Wind back 12 months and Jacquizz Rodgers’ college career was coming to a close. As the norm for most running backs now, is come out after their junior season, due to the short career span for running backs...

Falcons Midseason Superlatives

Corey Peters: up and coming Here are my picks for the Falcons players most deserving of these superlative awards through the first half of the 2011 season: Offensive MVP: Tony Gonzalez This was tough because in recent games, Michael Turner is probably the most valuable player on offense. When Turner runs well, the Falcons tend to win. But I thought Gonzo is deserving because he...

Julio Jones probable; Saints banged up for big game

After practicing in full on Wednesday, Falcons receiver Julio Jones was limited on Thursday with a hamstring injury. That caused some worry among Falcons fans (not to mention fantasy owners) considering Jones’ huge performance against the Colts and his equally massive role in the Falcons offense. That worry was unnecessary. Jones was limited again on…

Falcons vs Saints – Three Key Matchups

Falcons DE John AbrahamThis week sees the return of this segment, which has been missing the past few weeks. When the Falcons meet the Saints, there will be a few key matchups that decide the fate of the game. Let’s take a look at three:-Falcons DE John Abraham & DE Ray Edwards vs Saints T Zach Strief & T Jermon Bushrod - With the Falcons DEs often changing which end they...

Falcons ready for another tough matchup vs. Brees

Facing Drew Brees is never easy for the Atlanta Falcons. New Orleans' record-setting quarterback is 8-2 in the NFC South rivalry and has put up some staggering numbers: 3,010 yards passing, a 68.1 completion percentage and 20 touchdowns. Falcons linebacker Curtis Lofton doesn't believe the Falcons can stop Brees, so their focus will be to slow him down. Sunday's home...

NFL Week 10 Forecast: Saints At Falcons (And What Might Have Been For The Chargers)

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS (6-3) at ATLANTA FALCONS (5-3) Sunday, 1:00 P.M. ET, FOX, Direct TV (712), Sirius (NO 92, Atl 134) Why Watch The Falcons behaved like a kid with a new toy on Christmas morning when they over-focused on rookie wide receiver Julio Jones to start the season while forgetting the other goodies in the toy chest. Jones' October injury forced Atlanta to rediscover...
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