Falcons Cut Smallwood, 7th-Round Pick From UConn The Atlanta Falcons have cut 12 players, including linebacker Yawin Smallwood, a seventh-round pick from Connecticut, and running back Josh Vaughan.
The Matthews Legacy Continues With Jake Playing For The FalconsAs a third-generation NFL player, as well as relatives playing both for college and professional teams in Atlanta, Jake Matthews seems like a perfect fit for the Falcons.
Patriots Make Gritty Statement In Win Over FalconsThis was a game that most experts picked New England to lose, but the Patriots persevered on Sunday night to earn a 30-23 win over the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome. The victory allowed New England to keep pace with the undefeated Miami Dolphins for first place in the AFC East.
Patriots Hold On Against FalconsTom Brady threw for 316 yards and two touchdowns as the New England Patriots held off a furious Atlanta comeback Sunday night, beating the Falcons 30-23 to improve to 4-0 for the first time since their near-perfect season in 2007.
Patriots Facing Real Test Against Falcons On National TelevisionThe 3-0 New England Patriots won't play the 3-0 Miami Dolphins for another month, but after the AFC East rival Dolphins beat the Atlanta Falcons last week 27-23, New England's Week Four contest at Atlanta should give the Pats some idea of where they stand compared to the Fins.
NFC Update: Teams Averted Catastrophe This Week For First Team OffensesThis week was the final week that starters were likely to appear in the preseason, offering fans one more indiscernible glimpse of what may lie ahead in the ensuing 17 weeks of NFL battle.
NFC Update: NFL Preseason Victories Overshadowed By Key Player LossesHere's an update on which NFC teams took a step forward this week, and which ones overwhelmed the training staff with a rash of new injuries...
NFC Update: NFL Preseason Is In Full SwingTeams squared off against one another for the first time this season, often at full speed, and occasionally featuring first team offensive sets.
NFC Update: Hall Of Fame Game Opens NFL PreseasonThis weekend witnessed its first preseason game, and in no time the bid for the Super Bowl will be well under way.
Top 10 Most Anticipated NFL MatchupsThere are plenty of matchups to get excited about for the 2013 season, such as the Ravens’ season-opening trip to Denver. Here are 10 other games that should be as exciting on the field as they are intriguing on paper.
NFC Update: Injuries Sideline Key Players Ahead Of NFL SeasonThe good news is, arrests and court cases did not dominate NFL news this week. The bad news is that injuries to key players overwhelmed the news cycle instead.
NFC Update: Training Camps Open, Teams Prepare For NFL SeasonWelcome back to another update of the weeks' events. Here's a glimpse at the latest happenings around the NFC...