8:35 PM EDT, Fri October 24, 2014
The Falcoholic 8 hours ago

Five Falcons-Lions Questions With Pride of Detroit

The questions and answers that matter for the matchup between the Falcons and Lions. We had the opportunity to ask five questions of Sean Yuille, head honcho at SB Nation's Lions blog, Pride of Detroit. They follow. Dave Choate: Matthews Stafford has had a relatively quiet season thus far. How much of that is due to Calvin Johnson, the offensive line and Stafford himself, and how much might be due to play calling? Sean Yuille: I tend to think all of those things are equally contributing to the Lions' struggles on offense. Stafford hasn't played very well this season, but a lot things have...
The Falcoholic 10 hours ago

Where To Watch Falcons vs. Lions In Week 8

Anywhere! Normally I'd give you the coverage map of where you could watch the Falcons-Lions game on Sunday morning, but this week the map's a little different. You can catch the Falcons in any of the gray areas on this map. That's because this game is nationally televised on FOX beginning at...
The Falcoholic 12 hours ago

Falcons vs. Lions: Game time, TV schedule, channel, prediction and odds

The 2-5 Atlanta Falcons "host" the 5-2 Detroit Lions in Wembley Stadium in London this Sunday at 9:30 a.m. EST. The Falcons will seek to end a four game skid in an ostensible home game against the Detroit Lions, one that will be played in massive Wembley Stadium in London. For this to even slightly...
Grand Rapids Press 9 hours ago

Detroit Lions' top three TEs, Reggie Bush unlikely to play; Calvin Johnson questionable

With Eric Ebron and Joseph Fauria already rules out, and Brandon Pettigrew and Reggie Bush doubtful for Sunday's contest against the Falcons, the Lions offense will be hurting, whether Calvin Johnson can go or not.

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Baltimore Sun Oct 20, 2014

Ravens cornerback Lardarius Webb plays every snap in win over Falcons

Although Ravens cornerback Lardarius Webb wasn’t exactly thrilled with his performance, he played every defensive snap for the first time this season Sunday during a 29-7 win over the Atlanta Falcons.
Baltimore Sun Oct 20, 2014

Five Things We Learned from the Ravens' 29-7 win over the Atlanta Falcons

As he does each week, Childs Walker shares his biggest takeaways from the Ravens' 27-7 win over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.
Baltimore Sun Oct 19, 2014

Ravens outside linebackers continue to bring heat vs. Falcons

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan barely had a moment to protect himself and the football. Ryan hunched over at the last second as Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs barreled up the middle to crash into him for a safety.
Baltimore Sun Oct 19, 2014

Ravens' Joe Flacco adjusted to different looks from Atlanta Falcons defense

Far from the vanilla and vulnerable Tampa Bay pass defense the Ravens shredded for more than 300 yards and five touchdowns last week, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco was faced with a complex Atlanta Falcons defense that forced a more modest performance from him Sunday.
Baltimore Sun Oct 19, 2014

Ravens long snapper Morgan Cox tears his right ACL vs. Falcons

Ravens long snapper Morgan Cox tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons, ending his season.
Baltimore Sun Oct 19, 2014

Instant analysis of the Ravens' 29-7 win over the Falcons in Week 7

Baltimore Sun reporters, columnists and editors give their immediate thoughts after the Ravens' game against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 7 of the NFL season.
Baltimore Sun Oct 19, 2014

Ravens scratch Eugene Monroe, Kelechi Osemele against Falcons

The Ravens scratched left tackle Eugene Monroe and left guard Kelechi Osmele for Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons. Rookie tackle James Hurst and rookie guard John Urschel will start in their places.
Baltimore Sun Oct 19, 2014

Nickel package: Five things to watch in Ravens vs. Atlanta Falcons

As the Ravens (4-2) square off with the Atlanta Falcons (2-4) on Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium, here’s Baltimore Sun reporter Aaron Wilson’s checklist of things to keep an eye on:
Baltimore Sun Oct 16, 2014

Four-pronged Falcons running game will give Ravens a challenge Sunday

Most of the attention on the Atlanta Falcons’ third-ranked offense is focused on quarterback Matt Ryan and his top three receivers, Julio Jones, Roddy White and Harry Douglas. But the Ravens defense has spent plenty of time this week game-planning for the Falcons running game.
Baltimore Sun Oct 15, 2014

Five stats that stand out ahead of Sunday's Ravens-Falcons game

Every Wednesday, I’ll serve up five stats you should know heading into that week’s Ravens game. This week’s stats, pertaining to Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons, are heavy on why Joe Flacco and the Ravens pass rush might continue to be good Sunday, and why Atlanta...
Northwest Herald Oct 14, 2014

Notes: Chicago Bears' extra preparation key in gutsy win

LAKE FOREST – Bears fans Sunday saw a valiant defensive effort by their team, which held the dangerous Atlanta Falcons to 13 points despite beginning the game without its top four linebackers and with a new nickel cornerback.LAKE FOREST – Bears fans Sunday saw a valiant defensive effort by their team, which held the dangerous Atlanta Falcons to 13 points despite beginning the game without its top four linebackers and with a new nickel cornerback.

5 things we learned: Bears 27, Falcons 13

ATLANTA -- Here are five things we learned in the Chicago Bears' 27-13 victory over the Atlanta Falcons: 1. Defining game for Cutler: Jay Cutler played like a franchise quarterback versus the Falcons. He achieved the perfect balance of checkdowns to deep shots down the field to Alshon Jeffery and Brandon Marshall. Cutler made excellent decisions and appeared to be in total command the entire afternoon. Aside from his Bears' personal best of 381 passing yards, Cutler's most meaningful statistic in Week 6 was zero turnovers.
Chicago Sun-Times Oct 12, 2014

The real Brandon Marshall resurfaces against Falcons

ATLANTA — Brandon Marshall is healthy again. Warn the league. The Bears wide receiver exploded on the first play Sunday — a 20-yard pass down the middle of the Atlanta Falcons’ defense — and never stopped, totaling a season-high 113 yards on six catches after finally recovering from an injury to his right ankle. “Brandon is such a charismatic player,” said coach Marc Trestman, who vowed last week to involve him more. “The first catch of the game was...
CSN Houston Oct 8, 2014

Falcons face must-win vs. Bears in rare home game

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) The Atlanta Falcons are back in familiar surroundings for Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears. Better not get used to it.

Falcons Player News

  • Osi Umenyiora

    Osi Umenyiora

    Osi Umenyiora gets Eli once, but return a tough one

  • Devin Hester

    Devin Hester

    'Mountaineer' special to Bailey

  • Matt Ryan

    Matt Ryan

    NFL Week Eight Preview – Lions at Falcons In London

  • Roddy White

    Roddy White

    Roddy White and Julio Jones on offensive struggles and more

  • Julio Jones

    Julio Jones

    WATCH: Falcons' Julio Jones makes a incredible one-handed catch against Giants

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