Whenever there's news about an athlete with a heart problem coming back to play, your heart skips a beat. Hope there will be NO complications, and continued good health. Read article for more Bengals tackle Jake Fisher went through a full practice on Tuesday for the first time since having heart surgery last November. Fisher, … Continue reading Jake Fisher fully practicing seven months after heart surgery — ProFootballTalk
Wide receiver Julio Jones has arguably been the Falcons best player over the last 5 years. As we noted in an earlier blog, his stats rank him among the best in the NFL. He is respected and revered by players around the league/ He has always been a model citizen for the Falcons and is … Continue reading Does #Falcons #JulioJones no longer want to be #InBrotherhood ?
Julio Jones is arguably the best receiver in the NFL. He has set multiple league records in his 8 years of playing. Quickest to reach 9000 career receiving yards. Jones got there in just 95 games. Calvin Johnson needed 102. Antonio Brown and Randy Moss did it in 107. Only Charger Hall of Famer Lance … Continue reading Have we seen the best and last of Julio Jones? #AtlantaFalcons fans hope not.
In the roller coaster season for the Atlanta Falcons the only constant has been questionable play of QB Matt Ryan and on field strategy of Head Coach Dan Quinn. These two, with Ryan being the bigger culprit have either cost the Falcons games outright, or made the wins much closer than they should have … Continue reading Ryan and Quinn need to find their A game for #Falcons to reach #NFLPlayoffs
The 2017 Atlanta Falcons have played their way into a precarious position in their quest to return to the postseason. Winnable games vs the Bills, Dolphins at home, and Panthers on the road have left them in 3rd place in the NFC South. Even after a big home win against a depleted Cowboys team, Atlanta … Continue reading #Falcons vs #Seahawks – No room for error in #NFLPlayoff chase
Is Matt Ryan QB of the Atlanta Falcons a future Hall of Fame player? Many people both in and out of Atlanta are either #SMH or #ROTFL after reading this statement. But is it that far fetched? One Super Bowl winning season would make him a candidate at the very least. Here's why. Impact on … Continue reading Is @AtlantaFalcons Matt Ryan a future Hall of Famer?
Throughout the 2016-17 season Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn's main theme was that the team would play fast and be aggressive. For the first two and half quarters of Super Bowl 51 it worked to perfection. The upstart Falcons defense sacked Patriots QB Tom Brady and harassed into throwing his 1st playoffs 'pick 6' … Continue reading #Falcons desire to stay aggressive may have cost them 1st #SuperBowl win
Repost of good article by #JimFlorio of #PFT on @TBBuccaneers #JameisWinston It’s rare that a single PFT Live interview results in three separate PFT posts. But Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston is proving to be a rare commodity in the NFL — a natural, authentic leader of grown men. Among other things, I asked Winston about … Continue reading #JameisWinston explains his letter to teammates — #ProFootballTalk
Can #Falcons #LegionOfZoom stop the #Seahawks and #RussellWilson ? #ATLvsSEA @AtlantaFalcons 'D' now has a name -The #LegionOfZoom . Coined by (@RealMattlanta )Matt Chernoff of (@680_The_Fan) this morning. This fits the way speedy young Atlanta defenders flew to the ball last week vs Denver last week. This quicker defense setup was needed due to multiple injuries … Continue reading Can #Falcons #LegionOfZoom stop the #Seahawks and #RussellWilson ? #ATLvsSEA
When the Falcons drafted Clemson's Vic Beasley #6 overall in the 2015 NFL they felt they had someone who would finally give them a legitimate pass rusher of the edge. This was something not present since the departure of John Abraham a few years ago. In his 1st season however Beasley had very little impact. … Continue reading Big day by #Beasley leads way as #Falcons corral #Broncos 23-16