Dontari Poe on playing with Falcons: 'Definitely' one of the most enjoyable

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – As Dontari Poe finished cleaning out his locker on Sunday following the Falcons divisional round loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, he reflected on his first season in Atlanta. “It was fun,” Poe said. “It’s a great organization, a great city. The coaching staff [does] a great

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Falcons vs. Eagles: Score, live updates from divisional playoff game in Philadelphia

The bottom-seeeded Falcons are fresh off a win over the NFC West-champion Rams, but they face another tall task in the divisional round. The top-seeded Eagles host the Falcons on Saturday afternoon. With Carson Wentz injured, the Eagles will depend on Nick Foles at quarterback. The Eagles’ defense

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Sean Payton says he “had enough” in tirade that drew unsportsmanlike flag

After Drew Brees was intercepted by Falcons linebacker Deion Jones, the New Orleans Saints still had a chance to force an Atlanta punt and get one final chance to chase a game-tying field goal. That chance evaporated when head coach Sean Payton sprinted on the field toward an official and was flagged

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Falcons running back Tevin Coleman being evaluated for a concussion

Atlanta Falcons running back Tevin Coleman sustained a concussion in the fourth quarter of Thursday night’s win over the New Orleans Saints. Coleman appeared to be injured with just over six minutes remaining when he was hit in the backfield by Saints defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins for a 3-yard loss

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Saints vs. Falcons takeaways: Deion Jones seals crucial win with interception in final minutes

ATLANTA – Deion Jones picked off a Drew Brees pass in the end zone with 1:25 remaining in regulation to thwart a potential go-ahead score and preserve the Falcons’ 20-17 win over NFC South rival New Orleans on Thursday night. With the win, the Falcons improve to 8-5 and keep pace in the NFC South

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NFL: Highlights from Sunday's National Football League games

(Reuters) – Highlights of Sunday’s National Football League games: Cincinnati 30, Cleveland 16 Rookie Joe Mixon rushed for a career-high 114 yards on 23 carries and a touchdown, and Andy Dalton passed for 214 yards and two touchdowns, lifting the Cincinnati Bengals to a 30-16 victory over the winless

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Julio Jones: Falcons getting 'swagger' back after beating Seahawks

SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports NFL insider Jarrett Bell on the Eagles’ blowout of the Cowboys and the Saints’ impressive comeback win against Washington. SEATTLE — By winning consecutive games for the first time since September, the Atlanta Falcons got a much-needed confidence boost. After Monday

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Julio Jones limited, kicker Matt Bryant’s not kicking today

Falcons kicker Matt Bryant was visibly uncomfortable Sunday, and they’re giving him a few days off this week to see if it helps. According to D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the veteran kicker was held out of practice Wednesday because of a calf  injury, and coach Dan Quinn

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Atlanta Falcons pass rusher Vic Beasley Jr., who just returned from a hamstring injury, limped off the field four plays into the game vs. the Jets. Beasley working with the athletic performance staff now.

Atlanta Falcons pass rusher Vic Beasley Jr., who just returned from a hamstring injury, limped off the field four plays into the game vs. the Jets. Beasley working with the athletic performance staff now.

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Falcons drive into the red zone but don't score, the kind of opportunities coach Dan Quinn said his team can't afford to waste. Matt Ryan scrambles on fourth down to get first down, so you'd think the Falcons would build off that. Instead, Ryan can't get ball to Julio Jones in red zone, and Matt Bry…

Falcons drive into the red zone but don’t score, the kind of opportunities coach Dan Quinn said his team can’t afford to waste. Matt Ryan scrambles on fourth down to get first down, so you’d think the Falcons would build off that. Instead, Ryan can’t get ball to Julio Jones in red zone

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