Offense

  • Falcons’ offensive coordinator Sarkisian to return in 2018

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) – Steve Sarkisian will return as the Atlanta Falcons’ offensive coordinator despite a decline in production in his debut 2017 season. Sarkisian has been the target of criticism as the Falcons, who lost at Philadelphia in the divisional round of the playoffs last week, fell short...
  • NFL relaxes celebration rules, can still penalize offensive gestures

    The NFL has followed through on a promise to relax rules for player celebrations, responding to widespread criticism last season for penalties and fines that targeted harmless and spontaneous moments. Moving forward, commissioner Roger Goodell announced Tuesday, players will be allowed to use the ball as a prop. They’ll...