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2 hrs ago | USA Today

Casey, Titans reach 4-year extension

Jurrell Casey, Titans reach 4-year contract extension Deal makes defensive lineman highest paid player on TItans roster, agent says.

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3 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

FBS season kicks off quietly with Georgia State

The first season major college football's champion will be decided by a playoff began Wednesday night in a mostly empty Georgia Dome, with one of the newest members of FBS taking on a team starting its second season in DIvision I. The road to the College Football Playoff starts here and Georgia State is getting a head start on the rest of the ... (more)

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6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Falcons, Jaguars trying to settle O-line in finale

Brad Meester was Jacksonville's man in the middle every season since 2002, and he was arguably the most consistent and dependable player in franchise history.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL Football, Luke Bowanko, Luke Joeckel, Jacques McClendon, Brad Meester, NFL Players

10 hrs ago | Business Journal

Northside Hospital partners with Atlanta Falcons

The hospital is replacing Piedmont Healthcare as the team's preferred sponsor. Piedmont announced a multi-year partnership with the Falcons in 2009.

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10 hrs ago | BlogginDirty

Atlanta Falcons 53 Man Roster Prediction 3.0

Following the Falcons third preseason game we now have a much clearer picture of how the 53 man roster is shaping up and hopefully this 53 man roster won't look too different to the Falcons own.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Geraldo Boldewijn, Bernard Reedy, NFL Players, Julio Jones, Mickey Shuler, Maurice Hagens

13 hrs ago | BlogginDirty

Atlanta Falcons: Best And Worst Case Scenario

Although every Atlanta Falcons fan knows that their team has a dynamic, top-5 offense in the league, they also know the defense' status is floating with uncertainty.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matt Ryan, Julio Jones, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), Devin Hester, Jonathan Babineaux

16 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

Jonathan Babineaux Earning Early Accolades

Jonathan Babineaux has quietly been the heart of the Falcons defense for the better part of the last decade.

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20 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

Falcons 2014 ticket prices

The Falcons aren't exactly the most popular team on the road. They also have one of the lower average ticket costs for home games this year.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Washington Post

a Hard Knocksa gets real as the Atlanta Falcons chop roster by 15

The fun and games largely came to an end on the fourth episode of "Hard Knocks" on Tuesday when the Atlanta Falcons cut their roster from 90 to 75. While the previous episodes saw the rookies swimming with whale sharks at the aquarium or the veterans bowling like weirdos , Tuesday's extracurricular of choice was letting people down easy.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Jerome Smith, Roddy White, Devonta Freeman, Osi Umenyiora, NFL Players, Matt Ryan

The Falcoholic

Hard Knocks: Atlanta Falcons Episode 4 Recap

The show starts with Smitty, Cox and Armstrong talking about special teams, and how #93 has failed to impress there.

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BlogginDirty

Most Valuable Non-Player For 2014 Atlanta Falcons

Jan 20, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith greets owner Arthur Blank prior to the NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers at the Georgia Dome.

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The Washington Post

Falcons look to bounce back from dismal season

The Falcons plummeted to 4-12 last season, a bitter disappointment for a team that nearly went to the Super Bowl the previous year.

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The Falcoholic

Hard Knocks Falcons Episode 4: Channel, Schedule and Open Thread

If the opportunity to see special teams coach Keith Armstrong livid doesn't fire you up for tonight's episode, then perhaps the prospect of more Bryan Cox will.

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The Miami Herald

Falcons looking for 'clarity' at RT, nickel back

The Atlanta Falcons are looking for starters to emerge at right tackle and nickel back in their final preseason game.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Lamar Holmes, Gabe Carimi, Sean Renfree, Jake Matthews, NFL Players, Matt Ryan

The Washington Post

Titans sign QB Dominique Davis to roster

The Tennessee Titans have signed quarterback Dominique Davis to the roster, giving them depth for their preseason finale Thursday night at a position where Jake Locker is expected to play little and backup Charlie Whitehurst still is nursing a sore right pinkie.

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Rant Sports

NFL Preseason 2014: Atlanta Falcons vs. Jacksonville Jaguars Preview

The Atlanta Falcons and the Jacksonville Jaguars will each look to head into the 2014 regular season on a high note with a win in Thursday's preseason finale.

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NFLMocks

Notable NFL Roster Cuts Around the League

Dec 1, 2013; Toronto, ON, Canada; Buffalo Bills defensive end Alan Branch chases Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan out of the pocket during the second half at the Rogers Center.

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The Falcoholic

6 Key Falcons Position Battles Before Final Cuts

With the first round of cuts, PUP listings and waivings in the books, the Falcons turn their attention settling the roster's many position battles and deciding upon the next round of roster culling.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Kroy Biermann, Jacques Smith, Osi Umenyiora, Peter Konz, Joe Hawley, NFL Players

Mon Aug 25, 2014

ESPN

Atlanta Falcons' projected roster

Renfree hasn't looked too bad this preseason and has a good grasp of the offense.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Javier Arenas, Geraldo Boldewijn, Sam Baker, Mickey Shuler, NFL Players, Mike Johnson

ESPN

RB Jackson returns to practice for Falcons

Steven Jackson practiced for the Falcons on Monday for the first time since injuring his hamstring at the beginning of training camp.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Jon Asamoah, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), Harland Gunn, NFL Players

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