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Panthers Beat Saints 17-13, Clinch Playoff Berth

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to Domenik Hixon with 23 seconds left to lift the Carolina Panthers to a 17-13 win over the New Orleans Saints and clinch the […]

92.9 The Game–12/22/2013

ATLANTA, GA - NOVEMBER 21: Tight end Jimmy Graham #80 of the New Orleans Saints celebrates a touchdown in the second quarter against the Atlanta Falcons during a game at the Georgia Dome on November 21, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Team Grades: Falcons Blow Another Close Game

It’s official, for the first time since Matt Ryan and Mike Smith have been part of the franchise, the Atlanta Falcons will post a losing record after being dealt a tough 17-13 loss at the hands of their NFC South rival New Orleans Saints.

11/22/2013

New Orleans Saints v Atlanta Falcons

Brees Throws 2 TDs, Saints Beat Falcons 17-13

The Falcons opened the game forcing the Saints to go three and out, marking New Orleans’ 20th three-and-out of the season, which is the third fewest in the NFL this year. Atlanta’s offense opened the […]

92.9 The Game–11/21/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - NOVEMBER 17: Jimmy Graham #80 of the New Orleans Saints is tackled at the five yard line by Carlos Rogers #22 of the San Francisco 49ers at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on November 17, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Saints defeated the 49ers 23-20. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

3 Keys To Falcons Win Over Saints

Like most things worth doing, it’s not going to be easy, but the one constant in any form of sports is that on any given day the underdog can upset the favorite. Here are three ways for Atlanta to give themselves the best chance to win their third game of the season this week against the New Orleans Saints.

11/20/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - SEPTEMBER 22: Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints throws a pass against the Arizona Cardinals at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on September 22, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Can Falcons Spoil New Orleans’ Playoff Hopes?

Before the season started, it wasn’t a stretch to believe this Thursday night game between the Atlanta Falcons and New Orleans Saints would be for NFC South supremacy. So much for that now.

11/19/2013

Richie Incognito (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

The Dred vs The Spread

Whoa! What a crazy week it was in the NFL last week during the official bye week of the Dred vs the Spread. The Bengals lost a bizarre Thursday night game ending in a safety when Cameron […]

92.9 The Game–11/09/2013

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 15: Members of the Atlanta Falcons take the field before the game against the St. Louis Rams at the Georgia Dome on September 15, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Knox Bardeen, Bleacher Report, “I Haven’t Seen This Team This Banged Up In A Very Long Time”

Bleacher Report’s NFC South reporter, Knox Bardeen drops by to talk Falcons and the rest of the division.  The guys talk about the week of practice, the Falcons’ contingency plan for all the injuries, and […]

92.9 The Game–09/20/2013

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Matt Bowen, Bleacher Report: “Matt Ryan Had To Retreat, Throw Off His Back Foot, That Ball Had No Juice On It”

Bleacher Report’s Matt Bowen drops by for his weekly spot.  The guys talk about the opening weekend in football and how the Saints were able to beat the Falcons. . . .

92.9 The Game–09/11/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - SEPTEMBER 08: Roman Harper #41 of the New Orleans Saints intercepts a ball intended for Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons in the endzone at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on September 8, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Falcons Blow Lead, Unable To Complete Comeback

Just like against San Francisco in last year’s NFC Championship game, Atlanta built up a double-digit lead in the opening quarter, only to give it away in the end. Atlanta also had a chance to win the game but came up short.

09/09/2013

Steven Jackson running wild. (Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images Sport)

Atlanta Falcons Weekly Focus with Jamie Walker

The 1st regular season game ended in a loss for your hometown Atlanta Falcons in New Orleans to the hated Saints on Sunday by the score of 23-17. A lot of opportunities were squandered for […]

92.9 The Game–09/08/2013

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