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2014 Fantasy Football: Week 3 Thursday Night Football Preview

Vincent Jackson – photo by: football schedule on flickr Thursday September 18, 2014 Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ Atlanta Falcons We have a very interesting game this Thursday night. It would probably be more interesting if it was in Tampa, but strange things happen in Thursday games. The high-octane Falcons passing attack will be facing the underachieving Buccaneers defense. The Bucs...
Via The Fantasy Fix
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons Injury Update: Steven Jackson is expected to play week 1

The Atlanta Falcons are hopeful that running back Steven Jackson will be ready for the first regular season game. Jackson injured his hamstring early in training camp and has yet to play in a preseason game.#459738909 / gettyimages.comD. Orlando Ledbetter of the AJC tweeted a comment from Head Coach Mike Smith:#Falcons coach Mike Smith fully expects RB Steven Jackson (hamstring...
Via NFL Injury Report
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Before drafting you need to see Falcons RB Steven Jackson’s fantasy ranking

Halfway through the preseason, things are starting to come into shape; it’s becoming clearer who is going to flourish, who is going to struggle and who might be soon be replaced. That’s important information heading into fantasy football drafts. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
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August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons RB Steven Jackson named one of five NFL players on the hot seat

Yes, most NFL teams have only played one preseason game. And yes, the start of regular season is still three weeks away. But that doesn’t mean players and coaches around the league aren’t already on the hot seat; the NFL is s results-oriented organization, where performing at a high level is required at all times. If someone isn’t up to the task, and a better option is available...
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August 14, 2014  |  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...
Via cover32 - Falcons
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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
July 29, 2014  |  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
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss
SECOND THOUGHTS

Jackson considered retirement

Steven Jackson says he thought about retiring after voiding his contract with the Rams. He eventually signed with the Falcons.

Via Helmet2Helmet
March 16, 2013  |  1 Comment
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