#AtlantaFalcons

  • Falcons running back Tevin Coleman in concussion protocol

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) – – Atlanta running back Tevin Coleman has been placed in the concussion protocol after getting hurt in the fourth quarter of Thursday’s win over New Orleans. Coach Dan Quinn said Friday it’s too early to know if Coleman will miss the next game, Dec....
  • Falcons RB Devonta Freeman clears concussion protocol

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) – Falcons running back Devonta Freeman has cleared the concussion protocol after missing two games and could return for Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings. Coach Dan Quinn said Wednesday Freeman has full clearance to practice “with no limitations.” Freeman, the league’s highest paid running...
  • Julio Jones delivers monster performance as Falcons win over the Bucs

    ATLANTA – Julio Jones could not be stopped. The Falcons wide receiver had 12 catches for 253 yards and two touchdowns in a 34-20 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday in an NFC South contest. It was Jones’ third career game with more than 250 yards receiving. Jones...
  • Atlanta Falcons Quarterback Matt Ryan, wife, expecting twins

    ATLANTA – There’s just something about the number 2 for Matt Ryan. The quarterback’s wife Sarah announced today on Instagram that she and Matt are expecting not one, but two babies next year. Sarah shared a photo of the couple posing with a 2-shaped balloon and said she was expecting....
  • Falcons DE Adrian Clayborn was a 1-man wrecking crew vs. the Cowboys

    Adrian Clayborn had two sacks all season going into the Falcons’ 27-7 win over the Cowboys on Sunday. He had six in Sunday’s game. Yes, there were extenuating circumstances. Tyron Smith, arguably the best left tackle in the league, was sidelined with back and groin injuries. Clayborn utterly exposed...
  • Falcons fall to 4-4 after 20-17 loss to Panthers!

    ATLANTA – Cam Newton ran for 86 yards and a touchdown and the Carolina Panthers stormed back from an early 10-point deficit and then held on to beat the Atlanta Falcons 20-17 on Sunday in a key NFC South matchup. The Panthers spotted the Falcons 10 points before Newton...
  • Arthur Blank responds to ‘inmates running the prison’ comment

    ATLANTA – Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank said he was in the room when Houston Texans owner Bob McNair made his now famous comment about not wanting “inmates running the prison” in reference to NFL player protests. Although Blank called McNair one of “the brightest, fair minded, most concerned...
  • Super Bowl rematch of Falcons-Patriots highlight Week 7

    The best game of Week 7 in the NFL will be under the lights when the Atlanta Falcons visit the champion New England Patriots in their Super Bowl rematch. The Falcons have heard reminders for months about blowing their 28-3 lead as victims of the largest comeback in Super...
  • Lawsuit claims Atlanta Falcons owe millions in taxes on new stadium

    ATLANTA – The new Mercedes-Benz football stadium has dazzled fans and excited citizens of Atlanta. But, a lawsuit obtained by our FOX 5 I-Team, claims the Falcons should be paying an estimated $26 million dollars per year in property taxes. The Fayetteville attorney who filed the lawsuit says Atlanta...