Posts Tagged ‘arthur-blank’

Report Says Carroll Not Interested in Falcons Job

  For those Falcons fans that thought they would see USC’s Pete Carroll roaming the sidelines at the Georgia Dome this season – think again.  After reports surfaced on Wednesday that the Falcons and owner Arthur Blank were trying to convince Carroll to come in for an interview, it now appears that he successful college […]

Tuna Pulls a Fast One on Atlanta to Jump to Dolphins

So Bill Parcells has yet again pulled a switch-a-roo, pulling out of a deal that was all but done with the Atlanta Falcons, and going instead with the Miami Dolphins.  The deal is to become the Fins new head of football operations with Miami, a move that should put both Randy Mulller, current Fins GM […]

Reid Says He’s Not Going to Atlanta to Coach the Falcons

  Forget the notion of Eagles head coach Andy Ried taking the head coaching job in 2008 with the Atlanta Falcons. Reid’s name came up almost immediately after Bobby Petrino high-tailed it out of Georgia on Tuesday, and by early Wednesday the Eagles coach was mentioned just about everywhere as a possible replacement once the […]

Petrino’s Departure May Be Good in the Long Run

  Let’s face it, Bobby Petrino was not, and likely never was going to be a very good NFL coach. Blame it on him for taking a job he had no business taking, or blame it even more on Falcons owner Arthur Blank, who seems to be throwing darts anymore when it comes to hiring […]

Falcons Coach Petrino Quits After Just 13 Games

The Atlanta Falcons have already had a nightmare season with the Michael Vick saga and what not, as well as being just a flat out bad team, but now they have lost their head coach after just 13 games.  The teams official website has stated what sources said earlier in the day, and that is […]

Vick for Some Reason Still Pondering Plea Deal

Falcons QB Michael Vick must either have lost his mind, or must really think that he can beat the system. Why else would the QB, who faces multiple charges for his role in a dogfighting ring, be still talking and not making a plea deal. Many, including Falcons owner Arthur Blank, thought that Vick would […]

Falcons owner Arthur Blank Unhappy with Vick Developments

Things just got a little bit more unsettling for the Atlanta Falcons and especially team owner Arthur Blank.  Before Friday night’s game between the Falcons and the Buffalo Bills, Blank would not specifically address what his intentions are towards embattled quarterback Michael Vick, telling Steve Wyche of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, “As facts come out, we […]