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Smith sets 'bigger and stronger' edict for Falcons
The team's offseason additions, including players and assistant coaches, reflected the need to improve both lines.
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Cat Scratch Reader
July NFC South Preview
Last summer I took a look around the NFC South , with my final conclusion being that the division was winnable.
10 Reasons Why Atlanta Falcons Fans Should Be Excited For the 2014 Season
The Atlanta Falcons are coming off a forgettable 2013 season in which the team was marred by injuries to key players and downright awful football along the offensive and defensive lines.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Canal Street Chronicles
Despite Gonzalez's Claims, Saints TE Jimmy Graham is Being Paid Like an Elite Wide Receiver
In trying to create views during the off-season, new CBS analyst Tony Gonzalez has been using hyperbole to support the cause of Jimmy Graham in the matter of compensation for NFL tight ends.
Atlanta Falcons Training Camp Preview: Running Backs
In my opinion no position group is more important to the Falcons this year than the running backs.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Atlanta Falcons: Why to watch Levine Toilolo at training camp
Training camp is right around the corner for NFL teams. Meaning, coaches will begin to observe the players who they think are the best fit for their respective team.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Maddux Sports Blog
New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons: NFL Week 1 Betting Odds and Picks
New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons Sunday, 9/7/14, 1:00 PM EST Opening Point Spread: Atlanta -1.5 Current Betting Line: Atlanta -1.5 Opening Total: 52 Current Total: 52 Odds Courtesy of 5Dimes New Orleans outscored Atlanta by just 10 points in sweeping the 2013 season series, while both games went UNDER the betting total-something to consider ... (more)
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Would be wise to extend White before camp
The NFL deadline for signing a franchise player to a long-term extension is Tuesday, and it appears that New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham is set to cash in.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
As great as he is, Matt Ryan still has room for improvement in 2014
Matt Ryan's 2013 wasn't particularly easy. He played behind a porous offensive line while much of his supporting cast battled injuries.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Atlanta Falcons: Three most intriguing positional battles
With training camp starting in two weeks for the Atlanta Falcons , head coach Mike Smith will get the opportunity to put his players through a series of drills, tough training and quality workouts to see who fits best on the team.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Andre Johnson's situation with Texans feels similar to Tony Gonzalez and the Chiefs
To answer your first question -- whether the Chiefs will sign him -- my first reaction is probably not.
Most compelling games on the New Orleans Saints' 2014 schedule | No. 7 vs. Atlanta Falcons
Making a list of the most compelling games on the New Orleans Saints 2014 schedule is a tricky proposition.
Tony Gonzalez Argument For New Orleans Saints' Jimmy Graham is Disingenuous at Best
Whenever somebody tells you that it's not about the money but the principle of a thing, you can pretty much assume that it actually is, in fact, about the money.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Huntington Beach Independent
H.B. July 4 parade televised for first time
The Huntington Beach Fourth of July parade has been held in the city for 110 years, but Friday marked the first time the annual tradition was broadcast across Southern California.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Jermichael Finley Could Be Falcons' Missing Piece
The Falcons ' tight end position is one in a state of flux. With the retirement of Tony Gonzalez , all the Falcons currently have on their roster is the untested Levine Toilolo , the block-first Bear Pascoe , the unknown Mickey Shuler , and the undrafted Jacob Pedersen - not exactly a group that has opponents losing sleep at night.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Saints not thrilled with Burbank's four-yard split conclusion
Yes, the Saints like the decision from arbitrator Stephen Burbank that tight end Jimmy Graham is a tight end for franchise-tag purposes.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
5 Atlanta Falcons With The Most To Prove In 2014
The Atlanta Falcons were devastated by injuries in 2013, and finished with an abysmal 4-12 record.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Jimmy Graham Ruling Is Fair by the Book, but It's Time to Change the Book
Graham had filed a grievance against the Saints under the premise that he was far more comparable to a wide receiver in his usage on the field.
2014 Atlanta Falcons Football Preview
If the Atlanta Falcons were going to win a Super Bowl they should have done it in 2010 or 2012.