The Falcons play the Carolina Panthers this weekend in Charlotte. We solicit the knowledge of ProFootballTalk.com’s Darin Gantt for a Panthers perspective.
When it comes to rivalry games, statistics take a backseat. It doesn’t matter than Atlanta has won eight more games than Carolina. It doesn’t matter that Atlanta already defeated Carolina this season. In these games, emotion and luck take on much more importance than usual.
It’s a tradeoff: on one hand you have just three days to prepare for a game on Thursday, but on the other hand once that game is over, you have ten days to prepare for the next one. Will Atlanta make use of the extra days of rest and preparation?
It doesn’t matter who you are, nobody, repeat: NOBODY, at the start of the season could have predicted the Atlanta Falcons’ perfect 6-0 record or the New Orleans Saints’ 0-4 start.
Talk about a trap game… On paper and based on their performance over the past few weeks it was safe to assume the Falcons would beat the Panthers. Well you do know what they say […]
Atlanta opens up division play this Sunday against the Carolina Panthers. As the 1-2 Panthers head into the Georgia Dome to face the 3-0 Falcons, Atlanta needs to make sure this doesn’t end up being a trap game.
Fulton County Commissioner Bill Edwards’ proposal to have Scarborough Road renamed Cam Newton Drive ran into a proverbial stiff arm as residents said thanks but no thanks at public hearing held last night. Before winning […]
The Falcons scored 24 unanswered points in the second half, including three Matt Ryan touchdown passes, to give Atlanta a 31-23 comeback win over the Panthers. Ryan threw four touchdowns total, connected for 320 yards […]
Wow… I’m speechless! It’s now been years since his release from federal prison on dogfighting charges but somehow, some way Philadelphia Eagles QB Michael Vick finds himself on a list that I’m sure he’s not […]