The weather in Atlanta is getting cooler. The leaves are changing, chimneys are burning wood and the smell of the seasons are changing. For the Falcons, especially had coach Mike Smith, the days may be getting warmer as his team cannot find the reverse button and change five losses in a row to at least one victory. The 22-21 loss in London was the icing on the cake as the offense...
Anyone can pick games. Whether selecting winners or making guesses against the spread, it’s essentially an exercise in flipping a coin.
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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) The Atlanta Falcons have put themselves in quite a bind. Now, even though coach Mike Smith says nothing is off the table, don't look for a bunch of major changes.
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The Falcons (2-4) are pretty much stuck with the guys they've got - and they're not getting the job...
Via AP on Fox
October 13, 2014
Announced by the National Football League today, HBO and NFL Films will co-produce the latest edition of Hard Knocks. It will feature the Atlanta Falcons and will premiere on Tuesday, August 5 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
The season will air over a five week period and end on Tuesday, September 2.
The NFL made the announcement via Twitter.
And here’s the joint HBO-NFL announcement.