5 things to know about the Falcons on Friday

February 5, 2017 Houston, TX – Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) instructs in the second half at NRG Stadium in Houston, TX, on Sunday, February 5, 2017. The Patriots beat the Falcons in OT 34-28. HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM FLOWERY BRANCH — Here are five things to know about the Falcons on Friday: 1. ICE IS CHILLING: Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan is relaxing in Mexico...

Bryant Young once wreaked havoc on the Falcons, and now he’ll teach Falcons to wreak havoc

Young hunted the Falcons, now will help them hunt Yesterday, February 8, it was reported that the Falcons will hire former San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Bryant Young to be their defensive line coach in 2017, replacing Bryan Cox. Longtime Falcons fans might remember Bryant Young as a disruptive force on the 49ers defensive line during the 1990s, back when the Falcons and...
Via The Falcoholic
13 days ago

Report: Falcons expected to hire Bryant Young as defensive line coach

Following the dismissal of Bryan Cox as Falcons defensive line coach, head coach Dan Quinn has apparently zeroed in on a former coaching colleague to take the place on Atlanta’s staff. According to Vaughn McClure of, the Falcons are expected to hire former San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Bryant Young as their new defensive…
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14 days ago

Report: Falcons to hire Bryant Young as new defensive line coach

From one former player to another. The Atlanta Falcons are not sitting around and waiting to fill their new coaching vacancies, which is good, because they’re several weeks behind other teams thanks to all that success. Like Bryan Cox, Young is a former player. Unlike Cox, he has (surprise) a strong connection to Dan Quinn, having played under the fast and physical head coach...
Via The Falcoholic
14 days ago

Young Bryant not resting on laurels

After Kris Bryant won the National League Rookie of the Year Award in 2015, there was some talk about him possibly experiencing a sophomore slump in '16. Evidently, Bryant didn't listen to such talk.
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