| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:05 PM
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...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:26 PM
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — It wasn't until after the Falcons signed Devin Hester that the club turned to offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter with an assignment.
The front office and coach Mike Smith consulted with line coach Mike Tice because of his...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 2:23 PM
By Patti Traina, The Sports Xchange
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., making his NFL debut, finished with a team-leading 44 yards on four receptions, including a big 15-yard touchdown catch in the...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 10:34 AM
Not that you need to give athletes much of an excuse to dump icy liquid on each other or their coaches, but when it's for a good cause, you can just sit back and watch the mayhem spread like a California brush fire.
It all started about two weeks ago...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 4:27 PM
Randy Starks and Cameron Wake, who have both played in multiple Pro Bowls, each missed a tackle on the Dolphins' very first defensive play of the exhibition season.
Cornerback Brent Grimes, another Pro Bowler, then missed a tackle after trying to jump a...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 9:05 PM
ATLANTA -- The Falcons rebounded in grand style Thursday night at the Georgia Dome.
The offense moved at will, the defense showed flashes of a pass rush and special teams maven Devin Hester ignited the building with a dazzling return in the 56-14...
| Sep 19, 2014
The Atlanta Falcons made a statement with a 56-14 beatdown of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday night.
It was a record-setting night for Atlanta wide receiver Devin Hester, who passed Hall of Famer and former Falcons cornerback Deion Sanders for most...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Week 9 waiver targets for fantasy football leagues:
Indianapolis wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (owned in 45 percent of Yahoo leagues)
In five NFL seasons, Darrius Heyward-Bey never has played all 16 games and has yet to eclipse 64 catches in a year....
| Oct 18, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Carson Palmer will be a hot commodity on the waiver wire this week after the Cincinnati Bengals traded him to the Oakland Raiders for a pair of high draft picks. I can't imagine that someone in your fantasy league already has Palmer on his or her roster...
| Aug 25, 2012
Three Things to consider after a wet, sloppy 23-6 loss to the Atlanta Falcons for these 0-3 Miami Dolphins:
Thing 1: Ryan Tannehill certainly was composed after posting a 37.9 QB rating in his first outing since being named the season-opening starter....