ATLANTA On Friday the Atlanta Falcons introduced new starting running back Steven Jackson and if the organization were looking for the most compelling spokesman it could find to persuade doubters that they have a championship-caliber offense, Jackson would be their man.
The confident and quotable Jackson said that the Falcons with talented players who will be all around him in the form of quarterback Matt Ryan, tight end Tony Gonzalez and wide receivers Julio Jones and Roddy White were his most desired destination.
Winning is most important, the two-time Associated Press All-Pro said. I believe this will be a great chance for me to finish out my career with an opportunity of doing some special things and putting an exclamation point to what Ive accomplished so far in St. Louis.
With the decision by Gonzalez not to retire but to re-sign with the Falcons, the re-signing of left tackle Sam Baker and now the inking of Jackson, the Falcons clearly have a powerhouse offense even be...