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The Falcoholic Aug 27, 2017
Falcons vs. Cardinals preseason recap: Don’t worry about the loss, celebrate the defense

Falcons vs. Cardinals preseason recap: Don’t worry about the loss, celebrate the defense

There’s a silver lining here that has nothing to do with the fact that the Falcons were thumped. The Falcons got blown off the field in their very first game in Mercedes-Benz Stadium, which is something I never wanted to have to type. Thankfully, it was only a preseason game, which means we have some poor performances and lessons to absorb, and then we can safely move on. The problem was less the defense, which looked every bit as good as it has the first two weeks plus some lapses, and more the offense, which looked frankly horrendous. Matt Ryan threw a pick, Matt Schaub fumbled the...

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