Team Grades: Falcons Fall Flat In 2015 Finale Against New Orleans SaintsAtlanta topped New Orleans in nearly every statistical category, but scoreless second half and huge late turnover by the Falcons, proved too much to overcome in 20-17 loss to the rival Saints.
Late Turnovers Doom Falcons In 20-17 Season-Ending LossThe New Orleans Saints' historically bad defense came through in the season finale. Saints safety Jamarca Sanford picked off Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan late in the fourth quarter, setting up Kai Forbath's 30-yard field goal as time expired in New Orleans' 20-17 win over the Falcons on Sunday at the Georgia Dome...
Falcons Will Close Out 2015 Season With Visit From Rejuvenated SaintsFalcons will be looking for revenge again, after Saints handed them their first loss of the season back in October.
Brees, Watson Help Saints Stun Falcons, 31-21Drew Brees passed for 312 yards, Ben Watson racked up a career-high 127 yards receiving to go with a fourth-down touchdown catch, and the New Orleans Saints handed the Atlanta Falcons their first loss of the season with a 31-21 win on Thursday night...
TNF Fantasy Starters: Falcons Vs. Saints - Who To Play, Who To PassThe NFC South is the focus of Thursday Night Football this week as the New Orleans Saints take on the undefeated Atlanta Falcons.
Opponent Profile: Falcons Face Thursday Night Showdown Against New Orleans Saints5-0 Falcons will head to New Orleans to play the 1-4 Saints, Thursday night, in a matchup of NFC South foes that has become one of the NFL's best blood rivalries.
Wes Durham Voice Of The Panthers
We Dat! Falcons Defense Eliminate Saints From PlayoffsAtlanta went into the Superdome with a plan to stay alive for the postseason and they did just that with a 30-14 victory over the New Orleans Saints.
Falcons Sweep The Saints
Three Keys To A Falcons Victory Over The SaintsNew Orleans looked impressive during their Week 15 victory over the Chicago Bears. Here's what Atlanta should take away from that game.
Carl Dukes: "If You Don’t Have One, You're Not Going Anywhere In The NFL."
Opponent Profile: Falcons Must Beat Saints For NFC South TitleIt's a simple path for Atlanta if they want to win the NFC South crown: win the next two games. While the Falcons currently trail the Saints in the standings, but sweeping the Saints would give the Dirty Birds the tiebreaker(s).