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How Good are the Atlanta Falcons?

Atlanta Falcons (3-0) View image | Power Ranking: 5 Click to see full power rankings Matt Ryan and Julio Jones have looked like the best QB-WR combo so far this season, as the Falcons have the second-best passing attack in the NFL, averaging 305.3 YPG through the air so far. Dan Quinn has started his head coaching career at 3-0, and the Falcons seem to...
Via TopSportsReport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans at Atlanta Falcons: 2015 Week 4 NFL Pick

Houston Texans (1-2) at Atlanta Falcons (3-0) I had the Falcons as one of the least talented teams in the league on paper going into the season, but they’ve started 3-0. What’s gone differently? Well, the Matt Ryan to Julio Jones connection hasn’t just been great, it’s been record breaking, as Jones has caught 34 passes (most in the first 3 games of the season in NFL history...
Via The Football Fan Spot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Julio Jones vs. Antonio Brown: Which WR is better?

You ask the average NFL who the best receiver in the NFL is and many would still likely say Calvin “Megatron” Johnson. Anyone giving that answer wouldn’t be up to date on the present. Over the last 12 months plus it’s become clear that no one is more dominant than Julio Jones of the Atlanta Falcons and Antonio Brown of the Pittsburgh Steelers. And while there are other...
Via This Given Sunday
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Leadership, Atlanta Falcons’ style

Three late comebacks in three games! It make you wonder whether the Atlanta Falcons are good and getting better, or just outperforming their limited ability. It’s my opinion that it’s the former and here is my reasoning. AROUND COVER32 Gut Reactions: Five things that became clear after Week 3 of the NFL season Tweetcap: How did Week 3 of the NFL season play out on Twitter...
Via cover32
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons: New offensive line leads the way to a promising season

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) throws the ball behind the block of Jake Matthews (70) at the Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz – USA TODAY Sports Fans of the Atlanta Falcons can breathe a sigh of relief and rest easy knowing their offensive line is finally creating a solid wall for quarterback Matt Ryan. Through week two they have allowed only two total sacks...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

QB Matt Ryan raves about offensive line play in 2015

The Atlanta Falcons are off and running in the 2015 season. Specifically, quarterback Matt Ryan and wide receiver Julio Jones have been putting on a show. For Ryan, he's pointing much of the credit in the direction of his offensive line, according to Andrew Hirsh of "I think our offensive line has done a great job," Ryan told Hirsh. "Through two weeks of those...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

5 giant plays the Atlanta Falcons made against the New York Giants

The Atlanta Falcons pulled off a game that was quickly slipping away from them-they rallied from a 10 point deficit in the fourth quarter. Despite Matt Ryan’s 363 yards passing, they almost lost the game. However, the Falcons pulled it off due to some huge plays at the end of the game. The offense and defense stepped up when the game was on the line. Here are five giant plays...
Via cover32
14 days ago  |  Discuss

QB Matt Ryan wants no part of making excuses for his two interceptions

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan made no excuses for his two interceptions, instead, he took full responsibility for his mishaps. According to Vaughn McClure of ESPN, the lead man for the Falcons broke down both plays, even calling the first one "unacceptable.""On the first one, it was a pretty good play," Ryan told ESPN of the Alonso interception. "The throw's got to be a...
Via Fox Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan, Falcons Look To Soar Back To Top Of NFC South, Begin New Slate At Home On Monday Night Football

In what very well could be the most entertaining NFL game of Week 1, the Philadelphia Eagles will visit the Georgia Dome to take on the Atlanta Falcons in the first Monday Night Football affair of the 2015 season. The explosive opener features two upper echelon offenses going up against a couple of unspectacular defensive units that might have a hard time putting up a resistance...
Via Eagles Eye
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Roddy White’s surgery could have him slipping to the third receiver slot

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White is expected to have a minor surgery to clean up some loose particles in his elbow, and it could potentially have an impact on his spot in the lineup. While he reportedly is on course to return in time for the Week 1 season opener, the 33-year old wide receiver could be taking a backseat to wideout Leonard Hankerson. Reunited with his offensive...
Via Sportsnaut
August 23, 2015  |  Discuss

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