Falcons rookie cornerback Desmond Trufant is questionable to return tonight after suffering a thigh injury. Falcons rookie CB Desmond Trufant questionable to return with a thigh injury. — NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) November 22, 2013 Update: Trufant ended up returning to the game.
Despite a horrible season so far, Falcons owner Arthur Blank told general manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Mike Smith that theyre not going anywhere. On NFLN, per @MikeSilver: Falcons HC Mike Smith & GM Thomas Dimitroff have been told by Arthur Blank ‘You are not going anywhere.’ — NFL Media PR (@InsideNFLMedia) […]
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Atlanta Falcons are expected to sign Roddy White to an extension this coming offseason. Roddy White has a year left on his deal, cap number of $6.3M. Both sides expect a reasonable extension this offseason. No Julio talks yet — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) November […]
Our friends at Football Gameplan previewed Thursday night’s game between the Falcons and Saints.
According KRON 4, former Raiders, Bengals and Falcons linebackeracker Thomas Howard was killed in a high speed carp wreck early Monday morning in Oakland, California. The incident was reported on Highway 880 south of Fifth Avenue at 12:50 a.m., CHP Officer Daniel Hill said. Witnesses said the driver of a gray BMW 750Li […]
Despite a dreadful season so far, it doesn’t sound like Falcons head coach Mike Smith or general manager Thomas Dimitroff are going anywhere any time soon. After Sunday’s blow out loss to the Buccaneers, Falcons owner Arthur Blank made it clear that Smith and Dimitroff will have a chance to fix everything. #Falcons […]
The Atlanta Falcons have released a statement and indicated that running back Jason Snelling will not play during Sunday’s game against the Buccaneers after being arrested for possession of marijuana. “We are disappointed in what has transpired over the last 48 hours concerning Jason Snelling. Any time one of our players is involved […]
According to BarrowCountyNews.com, Falcons running back Jason Snelling was arrested for possession of marijuana as well as other traffic violations. At approximately 3:35 a.m., a black Lincoln Navigator driven by Snelling was observed unable to stay in its lane by a WPD officer on traffic patrol. After initiating a traffic stop, the officer […]
Looking at the box score from Atlanta’s 33-10 loss to Seattle on Sunday it’d be tough to tell who the runningback was that was supposed to propel the Falcon’s offense in to the stratosphere this season. Steven Jackson was expected to add a true rushing threat that the team hadn’t had since Michael […]
According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, if ESPN Monday Night Football analyst and former NFL head coach Jon Gruden returns to the sidelines, he’s would likely end up with either the Falcons or Raiders. Should former Super Bowl winning coach Jon Gruden end up leaving the broadcast booth and returning to coaching, his […]
The Atlanta Falcons have announced that they’ve activated linebacker Sean Weatherspoon with short-term injured reserve. The Falcons officially moved LB Sean Weatherspoon to the active roster Tuesday and released veteran linebacker Thomas Howard. Weatherspoon had been placed on injured reserve with the designation to return and Sunday’s game is the first he’s eligible […]
Roddy White has long been considered one of the best receivers in the game, and recently CB Richard Sherman has made a name for himself as an elite cornerback. Both players are certainly respected around the league, but there may not be mutual respect among the two of them. On Thursday, Richard Sherman […]
Falcons wide receiver Roddy White says he’ll be ready to play in this week’s game against the Seahawks after missing some time with groin and ankle injuries. “I’m pretty sure I’m going to be out there Sunday,” White said Thursday via ESPN.com. “You know, I wanted to get out there and have a […]
The Atlanta Falcons mascot “Freddie Falcon” sent out a very insensitive tweet when he joked about killing himself because of the Falcons 2-6 record. Earlier in the day, Freddie Falcon walked in the 10th annual Out of The Darkness Walk, put on by the Atlanta chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Following the […]