As if losing Julio Jones for the rest of the season and Roddy White being used primarily as a decoy due to his nagging injuries wasn’t enough, Atlanta may also have to make due without Tony Gonzalez and Julio’s replacement, Harry Douglas this week against the Tampa Bay Bucs.
Seattle has beaten their last two opponents by a combined eight points. Atlanta has beaten both St. Louis and Tampa Bay by 15 total points. This is a winnable game against the Seahawks. Here’s how they can win their third of the season.
This is one of those games where basically nothing went well for Atlanta. The only stat of significance they had in their favor was time of possession. Even though they held the ball for more than 34 minutes, it didn’t matter.
Don’t count out the Falcons just yet. It’s true that Atlanta is currently just 2-4. But with a much-needed 31-23 victory over the now 0-6 Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Dirty Birds can still salvage the season with 10 games still remaining.
ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Ryan threw for 273 yards and three touchdowns, including two to Jacquizz Rodgers, and the Atlanta Falcons held off the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31-23 on Sunday to end their three-game losing […]
On Friday afternoon, the Falcons announced that wide receiver Roddy White would miss his first game since coming into the NFL with ankle and hamstring issues. White had a consecutive games streak off 133 that […]
First down – TONY THE TIGER? With a season ending foot injury to Julio Jones and extended absences for Steven Jackson and Roddy White, the Falcons are bereft of offensive weapons as they enter week […]
Once during my “stellar” college academic career I took a class called Theories of Coaching Football, Basketball, & Track. In that class, The AFCA Football Coaches Bible was the required text book and in that […]
Normally Falcons wide receivers Harry Douglas and Drew Davis don’t get a lot of recognition because they back up Julio Jones and Roddy White. With both starting wide receivers Jones and White listed as questionable, Douglas and Davis might have to work overtime against St. Louis.
Harry Douglas joins Rick & Jamie and shared his feelings on the the brotherhood between the receiving core of the Atlanta Falcons. He also talked about the pride he feels playing for his hometown team. […]