Tag: Atlanta Falcons

Lamar Jackson of the Baltimore Ravens running out of the tunnel - NFL Week 2

NFL Week 2 schedule and game-by-game predictions (updated)

NFL Week 2 will start with an all-Ohio outing between the Bengals and Browns on Thursday night. It concludes with the Las Vegas Raiders hosting the New Orleans Saints in their first ever game in the desert metropolis.
NFL History: 5 Players That Went Broke

NFL History: 5 Players That Went Broke

From Hall of Famers to perennial Pro Bowl studs, experiencing sudden wealth can be catastrophic at a young age. Between their own poor financial decisions, family pressures, and bad actors around them, NFL history is full of players that went broke and lost everything.
NFL and CFB Hall of Famer Deion Sanders

Deion Sanders to become college football head coach at Jackson State?

Deion Sanders could be on the verge of returning to football, this time as a head coach, with the NFL and College Football Hall of...
Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes and Texans Deshaun Watson after game - NFL Week 1

NFL Week 1 schedule and game-by-game predictions (Updated)

https://youtu.be/yA_OHsntAjY (Last update: 11:21am EDT, Sunday September 13, 2020) NFL Week 1 has arrived. It's going to...

Falcons name late civil rights icon Lewis honorary captain against Seahawks

(Reuters) - The Atlanta Falcons will pay tribute to late civil rights leader John Lewis by naming him the honorary captain for their National Football...
Hall of Famer Deion Sanders during NFL Honors.

The legendary Deion Sanders leaving NFL Network

The new generation of football fans know Deion "Prime Time" Sanders more for his work on NFL Network than a dominating and Hall of Fame...
Falcons RB Todd Gurley during Kings NHL game

Exclusive: Falcons star Todd Gurley talks Arik Gilbert, Black Lives Matter and more

I had the distinct pleasure to sit down with new Atlanta Falcons running back Todd Gurley this week to touch on a number of topics....
Former Falcons running back Devonta Freeman

Ex-Falcons RB Devonta Freeman hires Drew Rosenhaus, hopes to have new team by end...

It's been a few months since Devonta Freeman was released by the Atlanta Falcons, and he's itching to find a new team as soon as...
Las Vegas Raiders Derek Carr

5 most underrated NFL quarterbacks right now

There is no position in the NFL that is more parsed than quarterback. Mistakes are always remembered more than triumph. And there's a narrative that...
Todd Gurley, Falcons

Falcons RB Todd Gurley: I haven’t worked out this much in my life

Atlanta Falcons running back Todd Gurley has a lot to prove after being released by the Los Angeles Rams and signing a one-year prove-it deal...
Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian had heart surgery

Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian had heart surgery, expected to make full recovery

Alabama Crimson Tide offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian is currently at home recovering from heart surgery, the program announced Tuesday. Steve Sarkisian...
Ranking the best NFL quarterbacks of the 1980s

Ranking the best NFL quarterbacks of the 1980s

The 1980s represented the first truly great era of quarterback play around the NFL. All-time greats Joe Montana, John Elway and Dan Marino emerged as...
Matt Ryan and Drew Brees shake hands after game

Matt Ryan says he’s better than Tom Brady and Drew Brees

You have to have confidence in yourself to become elite. Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan certainly has it. But is he elite?
Falcons owner Arthur Blank at NFL Honors read carpet.

Atlanta Falcons owner donates $300,000, book proceeds to civil rights campaign

Longtime Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank has proven himself to be a valuable member of the community through the most trying of times.
Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones

5 most explosive big-play receivers in the NFL today

These guys can absolutely fly. When they get open, watch out. Big plays just waiting to happen. And if you give them an inch they're...
Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn

5 NFL head coaches on the hot seat heading into 2020 season

What a wild offseason it's been around the NFL. COVID-19 has wrecked any semblance of normalcy for everyone. For some head coaches on the hot...
New York Giants QB Daniel Jones

5 NFL players poised for breakout seasons

The 2020 NFL season is just a few months away and players are preparing for another exciting year of football. Every season we see a...
Derek Carr booed

5 NFL teams that could unintentionally suck in 2020

We've learned that some NFL teams tank on purpose in an effort to land their preferred quarterback in the draft. There are a few teams...
Matt Ryan

Falcons QB Matt Ryan has epic response to potentially playing in empty stadiums pumped...

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan was asked about potentially playing in empty stadiums that may have crowd noise pumped into them this year.

Falcons QB Matt Ryan helps raise more than $1 million for Atlanta African-American community

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan was among the biggest names in the NFL world to speak up against police brutality and racial injustice in the...
Todd Gurley, Falcons, Dolphins

New Atlanta Falcons RB Todd Gurley finally passes physical

More than two months after he signed with the Atlanta Falcons, former All-Pro running back Todd Gurley has finally passed his physical with the team....

5 most explosive home-run threats in the NFL today

As the NFL becomes more of a passing league with a new wave of shutdown corners emerging, the value of having a big-play threat on...
Falcons QB Matt Ryan during game against Buccaneers

Falcons’ Matt Ryan donates $500,000 to help African-American community in Atlanta

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan certainly is putting his money where his mouth is. Days after speaking out passionately following the murder of George Floyd,...
Nationwide George Floyd protests

Roger Goodell releases statement on the murder of George Floyd, nationwide protests

Players around the NFL have stepped up to provide a voice in the aftermath of the senseless murder of George Floyd by a now-former Minneapolis...