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Report: Teams interested in trading for Roddy White

While Roddy White is apparently a bit frustrated with his role in the offense over the past three weeks, he's continued to truck forward and go about business as usual. He's had a few statements for reporters to talk about, but no real reason for Atlanta Falcons fans to get concerned.Now, though, the report has come out that there are teams who have shown interest in possibly trading...
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Falcons decide to place Devin Hester on short-term IR

The Atlanta Falcons are 4-0, but they're still making plenty of moves. The most recent move involves wide receiver/kick returner Devin Hester, who has yet to play a game during the 2015 regular season.According to, the team has decided to place Hester on the short-term IR, per head coach Dan Quinn.“We have decided to place Devin on short-term IR,” Quinn told...
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4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Roddy White says he is not mad over his lack of catches

Roddy White is trying to remain a team player while admitting frustration over his role in the Atlanta Falcons’ offense. White, who is the franchise’s all-time leading receiver, only has six catches and 92 yards this season for the 4-0 Falcons. Though he is happy about his team’s success, he told ESPN he was frustrated...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Roddy White: I want to catch passes

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White doesn't seem to be too happy with his current role on a team that he's suited up for since the start of the 2005 season. The franchise's all-time leading receiver had this to say following his two-catch performance against the Houston Texans on Sunday (via  "For me, at the end of the day, I want to catch passes. I'm not out here...
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13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Teams Have Some Trade Interest In Falcons WR Roddy White, Ravens & Cowboys Fits?

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that there teams around the league with “some interest” in possibly trading for Falcons WR Roddy White. According to La Canfora, these teams are in the process of determining White’s trade value, in the event they reach out to the Falcons about a potential deal. La Canfora suggests the Cowboys and Ravens as two teams that could be good...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Falcons Sign S Charles Godfrey & TE Tony Moeaki, Cut TE Mickey Shuler

The Atlanta Falcons announced a number of roster moves on Tuesday including the addition of S Charles Godfrey and TE Tony Moeaki. The Falcons released TE Mickey Shuler to make room for their new additions. Moeaki, 26, is a former third-round of the Kansas City Chiefs back in 2010. Since then, he’s dealt with a number of injuries including knee operations and head injuries...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Falcons Place WR/KR Devin Hester On Short-Term I.R.

The Atlanta Falcons announced Tuesday that they are placing WR/KR Devin Hester on injured reserve with the designation to return. The Falcons also signed S Charles Godfrey and TE Tony Moeaki to contracts, and released TE Mickey Shuler. “We have decided to place Devin on short-term IR,” said Head Coach Dan Quinn. “We have been trying to treat his toe injury the best we...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tuesday web roundup: Atlanta Falcons

A peek inside the Falcons' 4-0 start 100415 ATLANTA: Falcons running back Devonta Freeman gets a pat on the back ... The first-year coach has the Falcons out of the gate clean with a 4-0 record ... What makes Freeman so deadly? Atlanta Falcons' running back Devonta Freeman was drafted in the fourth ... time as a rookie, but has quickly found a home in the Falcons' backfield...
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Episode 94: Falcon punch

On Tuesday's edition of the redraft podcast, I talk about the three most consistent fantasy football offenses, including the Atlanta Falcons. Plus waiver wire recommendations and some brief film analysis. Get a free $25 bonus by signing up for Yahoo! Daily Fantasy Football here.
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Report: Tevin Coleman may be back at practice Wednesday

The Atlanta Falcons are rolling right along, even without rookie running back Tevin Coleman. Fortunately, it's been Devonta Freeman who has not only stepped up, but has dominated in Coleman's absence.While Coleman is fighting to return back from a fractured rib he suffered against the New York Giants in Week 2, the Falcons got some good news according to D. Orlando Ledbetter of The...
Via Fox Sports
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3 players who helped seal the Atlanta Falcons’ fourth win

The Houston Texans struggled offensively and defensively against the Atlanta Falcons. If it wasn’t for three late touchdowns, the Texans would have been shut out. The Texans had more passing yards (374) and total yards (428) than the Falcons. However, the Falcons still controlled both sides of the ball. Here are three players that troubled the Houston Texans AROUND COVER32 Gut...
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Devonta Freeman is scoring touchdowns at a historic rate

Not since 2005 has an NFL running back scored as many touchdowns in the first quarter of the season as Devonta Freeman, who now has seven rushing touchdowns in four games for the Atlanta Falcons. Almost all his production has occurred in the past two games. Against both the Dallas Cowboys in Week 3 and then again on Sunday against the Houston Texans, Freeman scored three touchdowns...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Falcons score TD after Arian Foster stripped by teammate

It’s just mind boggling how a play like this happens. Arian Foster had the ball knocked out of his hands by one of his offensive linemen and then Desmond Trufant was off to the races for the Atlanta Falcons… Arian Foster with a strange fumble.. Scooped up by Desmond Trufant who takes it to the HOUSE! #HOUvsATL — NFL (@NFL) October 4, 2015
Via This Given Sunday
2 days ago  |  Discuss

How Good are the Atlanta Falcons?

Atlanta Falcons (3-0) View image | Power Ranking: 5 Click to see full power rankings Matt Ryan and Julio Jones have looked like the best QB-WR combo so far this season, as the Falcons have the second-best passing attack in the NFL, averaging 305.3 YPG through the air so far. Dan Quinn has started his head coaching career at 3-0, and the Falcons seem to...
Via TopSportsReport
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Texans at Atlanta Falcons: 2015 Week 4 NFL Pick

Houston Texans (1-2) at Atlanta Falcons (3-0) I had the Falcons as one of the least talented teams in the league on paper going into the season, but they’ve started 3-0. What’s gone differently? Well, the Matt Ryan to Julio Jones connection hasn’t just been great, it’s been record breaking, as Jones has caught 34 passes (most in the first 3 games of the season in NFL history...
Via The Football Fan Spot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons: Will Devonta Freeman take the starting running back job?

Devonta Freeman (24) runs with the ball against the Dallas Cowboys in the fourth quarter at AT&T Stadium. The Falcons beat the Cowboys 39-28. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports In the off-season the Atlanta Falcons and new offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan were looking for which of their two young running backs would emerge. While both gave strong efforts, the starting...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Redman Will Represent UofL In ACC Class Of Football Legends

Former Louisville Cardinal quarterback Chris Redman will represent UofL in the 2015 Atlantic Coast Conference Class of Football Legends the league announced on Tuesday. Redman and Pitt running back Tony Dorsett, Florida State running back Warrick Dunn, Georgia Tech coach Bobby Ross and Miami running back Clinton Portis will join 10 other all-time greats as honorees […]
Via The Cardinal Connect
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Leadership, Atlanta Falcons’ style

Three late comebacks in three games! It make you wonder whether the Atlanta Falcons are good and getting better, or just outperforming their limited ability. It’s my opinion that it’s the former and here is my reasoning. AROUND COVER32 Gut Reactions: Five things that became clear after Week 3 of the NFL season Tweetcap: How did Week 3 of the NFL season play out on Twitter...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

So Mercedes Benz is official Naming Partner for Atlanta MLS team stadium

    A lot of construction is going on in Downtown Atlanta.  Condos along with Hotels and street renovations all taking place.  All of those things are great but the biggest and most talked about construction going on in Atlanta, GA involves the new stadium for the Atlanta Falcons and new Major League Soccer team Atlanta United FC.  This state of the art stadium will have a retractable...
Via BadCulture
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the 2-0 Atlanta Falcons legitimate NFL playoff contenders?

The Atlanta Falcons have gotten off to a quick 2-0 start this season with wins over the Philadelphia Eagles and New York Giants. They won those two games by a combined six points and it is time to figure out whether or not the Falcons are legitimate playoff contenders in the NFC moving forward. Dan Quinn is in his first year as the Falcons’ head coach and has already made a huge...
Via This Given Sunday
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Female Friday: The most beautiful women to ever wear an Atlanta Falcons jersey

It’s friday and I think we all need a nice sendoff into this awesome weekend. And as we all know, if there’s one thing that beats a gorgeous woman, it’s a gorgeous woman in a Falcons jersey. AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Five outcomes that will shock the NFL in Week 3 Fantasy Sleepers: Five steals you need to pick up in daily fantasy for Week 3 QB Rankings: Who’s at the...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons: New offensive line leads the way to a promising season

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) throws the ball behind the block of Jake Matthews (70) at the Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz – USA TODAY Sports Fans of the Atlanta Falcons can breathe a sigh of relief and rest easy knowing their offensive line is finally creating a solid wall for quarterback Matt Ryan. Through week two they have allowed only two total sacks...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Warrick Dunn still giving to back to community after NFL career

With all the negative news surrounding professional football players, it's always good to find a way to focus on the positive. And there really are a lot of public personalities doing good work within the community.We mainly hear about Russell Wilson's community work in Seattle and what Tim Tebow has done while using his faith as a guide to help those in need.Here's a relatively...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Witten couldn’t walk Monday, confident he’ll play on Sunday

Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten is as tough as nails. The veteran was reportedly unable to even walk on Monday, due to a couple sprained ankles and a sprained knee. “Talk about a tough dude,” quarterback Brandon Weeden said, via The Dallas Morning News. “I heard he couldn’t even walk in here on Monday and he’s doing pretty good.” He spent most of his day...
Via Sportsnaut
12 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Julio Jones makes incredible catch over defender

It’s deja vu all over again for the New York Giants, as they watched a fourth quarter lead evaporate for the second straight week. This time, it was the Atlanta Falcons who traveled to the Northeast and broke the hearts of Big Blue and its fans. One of the reasons for the win by the Falcons was the play of wide receiver Julio Jones, who had a career high 13 catches on the day...
Via Gamedayr
16 days ago  |  Discuss

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