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ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 02: Atlanta Falcons cheerleaders perform against the Carolina Panthers at Georgia Dome on January 2, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Bye Week Helped Several Key Falcons Get Ready For Divisional Round Game

Believe it or not but with the second round of the NFL Playoffs just a few days away, only eight combined players for both the Falcons and Seahawks were listed on the Wednesday injury report.

01/10/2013

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 16: Dunta Robinson #23 of the Atlanta Falcons tries to tackle Domenik Hixon #87 of the New York Giants at Georgia Dome on December 16, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Injury Updates From Smitty When Not Required? That’s A Good One

Anyone who has paid attention to Mike Smith during his tenure in Atlanta knows that unless he is under a mandate from the NFL, he’s not going to released any injury information. So for those wanting new updates on the players, you’ll just have to wait until next week.

01/03/2013

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 30: Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons runs with a catch against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at the Georgia Dome on December 30, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Silver Lining For Injured Falcons

With an extra week off before their next game, the Falcons need to remember the positives when a teammate is injured. With Dunta Robinson and John Abraham injured in Week 17, the training staff has good news for Falcons Nation about their return.

01/02/2013

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 30: John Abraham #55 of the Atlanta Falcons is injured during the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at the Georgia Dome on December 30, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Muscle Hamster Runs Over Falcons, Abraham And Robinson Injured

Finishing the regular season 3-3 against the NFC South, expect a lot of questions for the next two weeks about the Falcons still being a one-and-done Playoff team or if they will finally get over the hump.

12/31/2012

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Falcons’ Defense Makes Up For Ryan’s INT’s In Win Against Cardinals

If winning a football game was based on style points, Atlanta would have been crushed in their 23-19 win against Arizona. However, the only thing that matters in football is the scoreboard.

11/19/2012

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Atlanta’s Secondary May Find Out Just How Deep They Really Are

One of the rare times in this season that the Atlanta Falcons have more players in their injury report than their opponents. This time, twelve Falcons are on the report while the Saints have just five.

11/10/2012

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John Abraham: Invaluable Asset To Falcons’ Defense

John Abraham may not have been drafted by Atlanta, but his six-plus years as a Falcon have definitely endeared him to the fans packing the Georgia Dome on Sundays.

11/06/2012

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Dirty Birds Quickly Becoming Jail Birds

Do football teams really need “bad citizens” to be successful in the league? With three straight wins to start the season and two straight weeks with a player arrested following the game, the Atlanta Falcons may unfortunately be proving that Allen Pinkett knew what he was talking about.

09/26/2012

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Atlanta’s Antone Smith And Christopher Owen Both Out Against San Diego

One of the drawbacks to playing a Monday Night Football game is that you have even less time to prepare for the following week’s match-up. Less preparation time means a greater chance for injuries. Falcons head coach Mike Smith is not taking any chances with several players sitting out practice this week, but it remains to be seen who will take the field.

09/22/2012

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The Sports Kings: Falcons Free Agency Signings…

The Atlanta Falcons got off to a low-key start in free agency, agreeing to terms on new deals with backup quarterback Chris Redman and third receiver Harry Douglas. The Falcons announced the deals Tuesday night, […]

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