5:19 AM EDT, Tue September 17, 2019
The Falcoholic 9 hours ago
Falcons fantasy football stud and dud from Week 2

Falcons fantasy football stud and dud from Week 2

Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports Julioooohh my goodness. The Atlanta Falcons made their first mark in the win column on Sunday night, against the Philadelphia Eagles. That performance was gritty, gutsy, and any other positive adjective you can think of which starts with the letter g. The Falcons put up 24 points in this one, doubling their total from Week 1. The fantasy football fruit was a lot more plentiful as a result. There is a lot of great content available here at the Falcoholic, and I encourage you to check it out if you want some really in depth analysis. This article will look at...
The Falcoholic 11 hours ago
Falcons finally exorcise their demons against the Eagles

Falcons finally exorcise their demons against the Eagles

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/ The Falcons’ Sunday Night Football victory over the Eagles was far from perfect, but it snapped a 3-game losing streak against a rival and fellow NFC contender. Atlanta finally found a way to exorcise their demons against Philadelphia. When Falcons fans think back on their burgeoning rivalry with the Eagles over the past few seasons, those thoughts generally turn to darkness. Atlanta had lost three straight to Philadelphia since 2016, with their last win coming during the 2015 season—which, coincidentally, was the last time the game was played in Atlanta. In...
FOX Sports 12 hours ago

Falcons again release defense tackle Ra'Shede Hageman

Atlanta Falcons release Ra'Shede Hageman, ending defensive tackle's comeback attempt with team
The Falcoholic 12 hours ago
Falcons say goodbye to Ra’Shede Hageman

Falcons say goodbye to Ra’Shede Hageman

Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports He’s being waived/injured and is likely done with the team from here on out. When the Falcons drafted Ra’Shede Hageman in the 2nd round of the 2014 NFL draft, they knew he was going to be a project. He had tremendous upside, but questions about his effort and maturity dogged him his entire time in Atlanta. When it came out that charges of domestic violence had been filed against him in 2017, he was ultimately released. It was a bit surprising that the team had him back for the 2019 camp, but most observers believed his chance of actually making the...
The Falcoholic 13 hours ago
Falcons vs. Eagles: Who was the defensive player of the game?

Falcons vs. Eagles: Who was the defensive player of the game?

Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports It was legitimately tough to narrow this list down. Whew. Going into this game, yours truly felt like the Eagles and Falcons offenses were going to dominate the night. Of course, Atlanta end up grabbing three interceptions, while pressuring Carson Wentz all night against an offensive line that is one of the best in the league. It was an impressive performance with multiple guys delivering in a big, big way. Here are your candidates for defensive player of the game. Desmond Trufant It’s nice to see Trufant returning to his Pro Bowl form this season. After a...