Archive for the ‘Atlanta Falcons’ Category

Gridiron Gab Week Three Preview: Atlanta at San Diego

By Jake Saltzman Things are different with the San Diego Chargers now than they were the last time the Falcons visited San Diego in 2008. Philip Rivers is still throwing to Antonio Gates, so a complete makeover hasn’t occurred, but Gates’ four receptions are hardly the reason San Diego, like Atlanta, has opened up 2-0. […]

Falcons RB Michael Turner Arrested for DUI After Teams Win Over Denver

The Falcons had just hours before topped the Broncos 27-21 on Monday night football, but little did they know the trouble one of their star players would be getting into. Running back Michael Turner, who scored the games first TD in the win, was arrested and charged for DUI shortly after the win. Turner was […]

Falcons Pick Off Peyton Manning Three Times; Fly to 27-21 Win Over Broncos

A week after America deemed the Broncos Super Bowl contenders, they were brought back down to earth by a much more motivated Falcons team at the Georgia Dome. Peyton Manning had a historically bad first 10 minutes, throwing three interceptions, and the Falcons jumped to a 20-0 lead 25 minutes into the game and topped […]

Gridiron Gab Week Two Preview: Denver at Atlanta

The final game of the second week of the NFL season takes us to Atlanta, as the Manning’s (er the Broncos) will travel to play the Falcons in the Georgia Dome. Peyton Manning was the talk of the town last week after he came back for the first time in a year and threw well […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Ryan and Falcons Bomb Chiefs 40-24

The Falcons made an early statement on Sunday, pounding the Kansas City Chiefs in the opener in Arrowhead Stadium 40-24. The KC defense was torched by Matt Ryan and the Falcons for 40 points, as Ryan was 23-for-31 for 299 yards with three touchdowns. Atlanta went off for 376 yards, with the Chiefs secondary, a […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Week One In-Game Open Thread

Week One of the NFL season is underway, and we will have the most up-to-date news on scores and stories as the early games get going! Simply keep checking back as the morning progresses to our Week One In-Gamee Open Thread for info on players for your favorite team as well as your fantasy team […]

Gridiron Gab Week One Preview: Atlanta at Kansas City

It will be somewhat emotional as long time NFL TE Tony Gonzalez is returning to face the Chiefs, beginning what figures to be his last season to try to finally win a playoff game, and for sure the last time he plays in Arrowhead. It’s one of the storylines as the Falcons, a team that […]

NFL Gridiron Gab 2012 NFC South Preview

How the South will be won? That’s a great question for NFL fans in 2012, with the Saints, Panthers, Bucs and Falcons. There’s plenty of questions about this foursome, and today we will go into it with who will take home the South, and if anyone is going to get in as a wild card […]