Posts Tagged ‘michael-turner’

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 […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eleven Preview – Arizona at Atlanta

The Falcons are back at home Sunday as they battle the Arizona Cardinals, looking to recover after their first loss of the season last week in New Orleans to fall to 8-1. The Cards are 4-5, and while they have played musical QB’s this season due to injury, this week the team will have John […]

Gridiron Gab Week Ten Preview – Atlanta at New Orleans

The Falcons remain perfect as they get set for their week 10 game at New Orleans, and with the way the Saints have played as of late, many feel this will be the week the Falcons fall. Won’t happen. I know, why not? The Saints are finally playing up to the level many are use […]

Gridiron Gab Week Six Preview – Oakland at Atlanta

The Oakland Raiders may have the toughest task of week six in the NFL, having to come off a bye week and go to Atlanta to take on the undefeated Falcons, who continue to ride high at 5-0. Atlanta is off to its best start in its history, and with Matt Ryan, Michael Turner, Roddy […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Atlanta Knocks Out RG3, Tops Redskins 24-17

Winning on the road in the NFL is never easy, and Sunday against the Redskins the Falcons gutted out a huge 24-17 win against a game Skins team to improve to 5-0 on the season. It’s the first time in the history of the team they are 5-0, and Sunday they leaned on a future […]

Gridiron Gab Week Four Preview – Carolina at Atlanta

The Atlanta Falcons were at the top of our Power Rankings this week after an impressive showing in San Diego Sunday, and at home this week they will look to stretch to 4-0, playing host to Cam Newton and the Panthers. Matt Ryan has been red hot to start the year for the Falcons, as […]

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 […]