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Atlanta Falcons’ RB Steven Jackson ranked 29th best in NFL, full top-30 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 running backs in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s workhorse not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. The second batch of RBs, Nos. 11-20, generated a similar response. The next logical step in the ranking of the game’s running backs...
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Steven Jackson hurt; could Atlanta pursue Brandon Bolden?

Photo from ESPNJay Adams of the Atlanta Falcons tweeted that running back Steven Jackson injured his hamstring in practice on Tuesday, but should be ready for the season opener.Steven Jackson injured his hamstring yesterday. Will be ready for Week 1. Was not the same hammy as last year. #aftc14— Jay Adams (@FalconsJAdams) July 29, 2014So, why is this relevant? The Falcons could...
Via Patriots Life
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Falcons Injury Update: Steven Jackson out till week one with hamstring injury

Atlanta Falcons’ starting RB Steven Jackson injured his hamstring during Tuesday’s practice, leaving him sidelined till week one of the 2014 NFL season.The news was first reported on twitter via Jay Adams, digital content manager for the Falcons.Steven Jackson injured his hamstring yesterday. Will be ready for Week 1. Was not the same hammy as last year. #aftc14— Jay Adams...
Via NFL Injury Report
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Major setback for Atlanta Falcons running back

When the Atlanta Falcons signed running back Steven Jackson in March of 2013 this can’t be what they had envisioned. After struggling with injuries most of last season it appears that S-Jax has suffered another setback. According to NFL reporter Jeff Darlington, Jackson pulled his hamstring and was held out of practice yesterday: Steven Jackson suffered a hamstring injury and was...
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Falcons’ RB Steven Jackson Believed His Own Hype

Coming off of eight back-to-back 1,000-plus yard seasons with the St. Louis Rams, Steven Jackson admits that he bought into his own hype last year with the Atlanta Falcons.  #NFL Steven Jackson bought into his own hype last season – Steven Jackson was used to carrying a bad Rams team, so… http://t.co/xylpgjFDO1 — Pro Football Wire (@ProFootballWire) July 28, 2014 Unfortunately...
Via Sportsnaut
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Steven Jackson to miss all of preseason with hamstring injury

The Atlanta Falcons signed running back Steven Jackson prior to the 2013 season, and he had the worst season in his career. Looking for a bounce back season in 2014, Jackson has suffered an early setback, that will keep him out for a lengthy amount of time. The Falcons announced on Tuesday that Jackson suffered […]
Via Full Scale Sports
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Steven Jackson Out Indefinitely With Hamstring Injury

Steven Jackson should be ready for Week 1 of the 2014 NFL season. (Kevin C. Cox) Atlanta Falcons running back Steven Jackson is out indefinitely with a hamstring injury, head coach Mike Smith said. Mike Smith said Steven Jackson has a injury. Shouldn’t keep him out the first game— vaughn mcclure (@vxmcclure23) July 29, 2014 The good news is Jackson should be available for Week...
Via In The Neutral Zone
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Steven Jackson bought into his own hype last season

Steven Jackson was used to carrying a bad Rams team, so it’s perhaps natural he thought he’d be the thing that pushed an already good Falcons team over the top. Instead, the season was as much of a disaster for him as for them, with his streak of 1,000-yard seasons ending at eight, and the Falcons falling miserably to 4-12. “There were quite a few of the years in St. Louis...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Steven Jackson is going from Pro Bowl running back to rookie artist

Steven Jackson is entering his eleventh season in the NFL, but the three-time Pro Bowler will be making his rookie debut in Los Angeles next weekend. The Atlanta Falcons running back will premiere his first-ever photography exhibit, “Looking Forward: Running Back,” at the Hamilton-Selway Fine Art gallery in West Hollywood from July 17-20. While it’s Jackson’s first time...
Via Pro Sports Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

A healthy Steven Jackson could make or break the 2014 season

He may be on the back end of his career, but don’t put him past his prime. He may have been the worst Falcon at the rushing attack, but give that title to any back with a notorious offensive line. He may have ended an eight straight 1000 yard season streak with the Rams, but again running behind a better offensive line would have helped. Despite getting older and a hamstring injury...
Via cover32 - Falcons
22 days ago  |  Discuss
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