This division rivalry got pretty heated after this nice interception on 4th down by Desmond Trufant. Nothing like throwing punches at people with helmets on to get you riled up to try and win the division. [Reddit]
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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant expects to be exhausted by the end of Atlanta's NFC South showdown Sunday at New Orleans.
Drew Brees, the Saints' eight-time Pro Bowl quarterback, is renowned for sidestepping pressure and picking defenses apart.
In the series, Brees is 13-4 with 35 touchdowns and 19 interceptions and has won seven of eight starts against...
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Desmond Trufant versus Antonio Brown should be a great matchup. (Mike Roemer)
The Atlanta Falcons still control their own destiny with a 5-8 record.
Monday’s 43-37 loss to the Green Bay Packers didn’t shake up the NFC South since the Carolina Panthers beat the New Orleans Saints. While Atlanta and New Orleans have the same record, the Falcons own the head-to-head tiebreaker...
Steve Smith is one of the toughest and angriest wide receivers in the NFL, so seeing him get into two fights with the Atlanta Falcons secondary in the same game seems normal. First Smith got into it with Desmond Trufant: Then he wrestled around with Kemal Ishmael after an interception:
The Falcons' two first picks in the 2013 draft, Desmond Trufant (right) and Robert Alford (left) will both be expected to step up in 2014. Desmond Trufant, 6-foot and 190 pounds, was picked in the first round, while Robert Alford, 5-foot-10 and 186 pounds, was picked in the second round. They both have the speed and agility to stick with every receiver, as well as the ball skills...
By Michael Aprile
Coming off stellar 2013 rookie campaigns, Falcons’ cornerbacks Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford not only showed that they belonged in the NFL, but also that they could become the building blocks or “pillars”, as general manager Thomas Dimitroff likes to say, that the team desperately needs going forward. In 2014, the two young cornerbacks will face a “murderer’s...