Falcons Dark Horse MVP Candidate: The Punter

Hang Time! Boy, I miss Dick Butkus.But never mind the former TV show on NBC during the late 90's, the Atlanta Falcons have their own spin off that might just be the giving factor in sealing some key wins during their 2015 regular season.This is Matt Bosher, the Falcons punter. In 2014, he led the entire league in 'hang time' during punts in play, which made it an absolute nightmare...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons Positional Review: K/P

KICKER: Matt BryantDown one with fewer than 15 seconds left in the 2012 NFC Divisional playoff game against the Seahawks, Matt Bryant lined up for what would be a 49-yard field goal attempt.The rest is history; Bryant nailed the kick and sent the Falcons into the NFC Championship game. These are the kind of kicks Falcons fans have gotten used to since Bryant’s tenure began in Atlanta...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Two Atlanta Falcons make the 'All-Underrated Team'

While many people may believe that the Atlanta Falcons are an underrated team heading into the 2015 season, the question is, which Falcons made the "All-Underrated Team" by Elliot Harrison of As Andrew Hirsh of points out, two well-known players made the list. "At corner, Desmond Trufant got the nod for his impressive work in Atlanta’s defensive backfield...
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June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Who is the most underrated player on the Atlanta Falcons?

It feels as if the Atlanta Falcons are often overlooked. Whether it’s Matt Ryan, Julio Jones or someone else, people are always finding a way to underrate someone on the Falcons. But who is the most underrated player in Atlanta? Well, according to’s Elliot Harrison, who compiled his yearly All-Underrated Team, it comes down to either Desmond Trufant or Matt Bosher,...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Punter Power Rankings: Did Matt Bosher of the Atlanta Falcons make the cut?

Here at cover32 we dig quarterback power rankings as much anybody, but sometimes it feels like many fans focus too much on just the one position. At any given time there are 22 grown men running around on the field and all of them are important even if they play an unglamorous position. The least glamorous of all may be punter; where nobody even knows you exist until you screw up...
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December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons reach extension with punter Matt Bosher

The Atlanta Falcons have signed punter Matt Bosher to a five-year contract extension though 2019. Under terms of the new deal Bosher is guaranteed a $5.95 million and will also be paid a $2.5 million signing bonus. Source: Falcons have signed P Matt Bosher to a 5-yr extension through 2019, including $5.95M guaranteed & $2.5M signing bonus. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) September...
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Analyzing the 2011 Draft: Atlanta Falcons

When it comes to grading team’s in the NFL Draft, it takes 3 years to properly asses a team’s success. I previously graded the Minnesota Vikings draft. That article can be found here: The NFC North is now complete, and next up is the NFC South. I will start with the Atlanta Falcons. Atlanta was coming...
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July 25, 2014  |  Discuss
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