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Falcons Owner Arthur Blank Says Team Ready for “Second Season”

It sounds already like Falcons owner Arthur Blank is proclaiming that his football team needs to get ready for the postseason – starting with their game vs the Lions. In this interview with 790 The Zone in Atlanta, Falcons owner Arthur Blank sounded very happy about Sunday’s victory against the New York Giants. But, like […]

Falcons Crush Giants 34-0 in 2011 Wild Card Rematch

Last season the Falcons scored just two points vs the Giants in the NFC Wild Card playoff game. Sunday they made sure that wouldn’t happen again. The birds from the NFC South came out flying, beating on Eli Manning and the Giants for a statement making 34-0 win at the Georgia Dome. Matt Ryan and […]

Panthers Take Out Falcons 30-20 Behind Newton’s Big Day

By Michael Brennan With the Carolina Panthers (4-9) you never know what you’re going to get. All of the pleasantries exchanged between the Panthers and NFC South rival, the Atlanta Falcons (11-2), helped to set the stage for a big time win at Bank of America Stadium for Carolina, 30-20. The success for Carolina began […]

Gridiron Gab Week Fourteen Preview – Atlanta at Carolina

By Michael Brennan Just when there seems to be something to celebrate, the Carolina Panthers prove you wrong again. The Panther’s loss last week to the NFL’s worst team, the Kansas City Chiefs, just goes to show that despite looking like they have everything figured out, the Panthers are far from it. Ron Rivera’s job […]

2012 NFL Playoff Scenarios Entering Week 13

AFC CLINCHED: None HOUSTON TEXANS Houston clinches a playoff spot with: 1)    HOU win or tie OR 2)    MIA loss or tie + PIT loss or tie OR 3)    MIA loss or tie + CIN loss or tie OR 4)    PIT loss + CIN loss BALTIMORE RAVENS Baltimore clinches AFC North division with: 1)    BAL […]

Gridiron Gab Week Thirteen Preview – New Orleans at Atlanta

The Falcons have lost just one game in the 2012 season to date, and Thursday night they get a shot to get revenge on that team, as they play host to the rival New Orleans Saints at the Georgia Dome. The 10-1 Falcons are 5-0 at home, and while there’s been some close games, they […]

Gridiron Gab Week Twelve Preview – Atlanta at Tampa Bay

The Falcons have made a habit of winning ugly in 2012, but the bottom line is they are winning, and right now are the best team in the NFC with a 9-1 record as they head to Tampa Bay Sunday. Atlanta had a close contest not go their way two weeks ago in New Orleans, […]

Falcons First NFC Team to Reach Nine Wins; Top Cardinals 23-19

If there’s one thing about the Falcons in the 2012 season you can say about them – they don’t usually win pretty. Again on Sunday, the team clearly didn’t play their best, and had to overcome five interceptions from Matt Ryan to top the Cardinals 23-19. Michael Turner scored the winning touchdown on a 1-yard […]