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FALCONS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Falcons Sign P Matt Bosher To A Five-Year Extension, Lock Up LS Josh Harris As Well

  Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Atlanta Falcons have signed P Matt Bosher to a five-year contract extension. According to Yates, Bosher receives $5.95 million guaranteed and a $2.5 million signing bonus. Yates also reports that the Falcons have extended LS Josh Harris‘ contract through 2018. Bosher, 26, was entering the final year of his rookie contract and has...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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Atlanta Falcons open up their wallet to their specialists

According to Field Yates of ESPN.com, the Falcons have signed punter Matt Bosher to a five-year contract extension, which will keep him with the team through 2019. Field Yates @FieldYates · 53m Source: Falcons have signed P Matt Bosher to a 5-yr extension through 2019, including $5.95M guaranteed & $2.5M signing bonus. The deal includes $5.95 million […] The post Atlanta...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bucs-Falcons Tuesday Injury Report

TAMPA BAY         Player No. Pos. Injury Tues. Participation Da’Quan Bowers 91 DL Abdomen Full Participation Evan Dietrich-Smith 62 C Back Limited Participation Demar Dotson 69 T Hamstring Full Participation Mason Foster 59 LB Shoulder Did Not Participate William Gholston 92 DE Shoulder Limited Participation Michael Johnson 90 DE Ankle Limited Participation ...
Via The Bay Cave
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Power Rankings: Atlanta Falcons no longer top-5 after Week 2 loss

Some things never change. As is always the case, the NFL remains a league that is practically impossible to predict. Every week, there are games that go in a different direction than any of the so-called experts could have imagined. Two weeks into the 2014 season, this has definitely been the case. And it has produced standings after two games that are head scratching in places....
Via cover32 - Falcons
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Roddy White Calls Pro Football Talk “Complete Asswholes”

Roddy White took exception to Pro Football Talk’s story regarding his controversial tweet about Adrian Peterson and decided that tweeting again was the best way to go about it. Seriously, stop tweeting, Roddy. Or at least make an effort to get better at it. The post Roddy White Calls Pro Football Talk “Complete Asswholes” appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
1 day ago  |  Discuss

National media’s confidence in Atlanta Falcons dwindling after Week 2

Up and down. Back and forth. Left and right. There’s no telling what direction an NFL team will go from week to week. Just two games into the 2014 season, this fact has already been hammered home. Once again, the league is proving to be a week-by-week proposition, where any team can rise or fall. This makes it tough sometimes to separate the contenders from the pretenders. But...
Via cover32 - Falcons
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Roddy White Tweets Out Adrian Peterson Joke, Quickly Deletes It

Roddy White really should have known better. With the NFL in the midst of yet another scandal — Adrian Peterson’s indictment on child abuse charges — White sent out a tweet Friday mentioning how Peterson’s deactivation for this Sunday’s game will put a hurting on his fantasy team. Bad idea. White’s tweet was met with a overwhelmingly negative response, prompting the...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Roddy White sends insensitive Peterson tweet, apologizes

Leave it to Roddy White to deliver another swell opinion on life. The controversial and outspoken Atlanta Falcons wide receiver complained on Twitter Friday that Adrian Peterson being deactivated would probably cost him his fantasy matchup. I'm probably going to lose my fantasy football matchup this week cause all day can't play Sunday for disciplining […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons Week 2 tilt with Cincinnati named top-5 game to watch

Now that we’ve seen every team in the NFL play a meaningful game, it’s easier to figure out which ones are worth watching in Week 2. In addition, it also helps us make decisions about which games to skip. Which match-ups this week fall into each category? To see the “Fab Five” – the best games on the docket – for Week 2, CLICK HERE. You may also be interested in:Atlanta...
Via cover32 - Falcons
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Time for the Atlanta Falcons to Start Leaning on Jacquizz Rodgers a Little More

When fans of the Atlanta Falcons watched running back Jacquizz Rodgers put the spin move on the Saints Sunday and dash in to the end zone from 17 yards out to give their team a 31-27 lead over rhe New Orleans Saints they went a little crazy. They had every right to go crazy too.Not only were they ahead, but they were getting a glimpse of the future of the Atlanta running game.via...
Via FatManWriting
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons upend Saints 37-34 in overtime

In what turned out to be one of the biggest surprises of the opening Sunday of NFL football, the Atlanta Falcons defended the Georgia Dome in impressive fashion, beating their NFC South rival New Orleans Saints 37-34 in a close contest that required overtime. The Georgia Dome was electric as the Falcons upended the Saints Coming off of a 4-12 campaign one year ago, expectations were...
Via isportsweb.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Gonzalez on retirement: 'I don't even want to play anymore’

The cleats that Tony Gonzalez hung up are remaining right where they are. On Thursday, Gonzalez reiterated to the Boston Globe's Ben Volin that he's not interested in returning to the NFL. https://twitter.com/BenVolin/status/505029925209124864 https://twitter.com/BenVolin/statuses/505031071353036800 Not a whole lot has changed since Aug. 19, when Gonzalez insisted that...
Via Helmet2Helmet
19 days ago  |  Discuss
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