DULUTH, Ga. (AP) — Matt Ryan isn’t focusing on contract talks as he appears destined to become the NFL’s next $100 million quarterback. The six-year, $66 million contract Ryan signed with Atlanta as a rookie in 1998 expires after the […]
Hey Falcons fans. For the past few years, especially under the Mike Smith regime, the majority of players have been “status quo” when it comes to how they address issues with the team, how they […]
Len Pasquarelli joined the Opening Drive to discuss the latest with the NFL and concussion lawsuit, Matt Ryan’s contract, the current NFL Draft class, and what he thinks about the Falcons offseason so far.
Joe Flacco signed a 6-yr, $120.6 million contract with $52 million guaranteed to remain with the Baltimore Ravens shortly after the SuperBowl. No one really questioned it because Flacco was coming off a SuperBowl run […]
Lead NFL Writer for Bleacher Report, Michael Schottey, joined Overtime with Jim Murray to talk about the NFL draft and what the Falcons need to take the next step. He also talked about what could […]
Well we’re finally here! It’s time to start thinking about Super Bowl 47 coming up on Sunday. However, we also take a look at one injury that is a little closer to home. Matt Ryan […]
It’s tough to consider a team that finished the regular season 13-3 as not having lived up to expectations. Some would say that since Atlanta finally won a post season game for the first time in nearly a decade, the season was a success. Others would argue that because of the way Atlanta finished the season, it should be considered a disappointment.
Like last week against Seattle, Atlanta started out strong but couldn’t put the game out of reach for their opponents. Unlike last week, it cost them a victory this time.
Frank Gore ran for a pair of second-half touchdowns and the 49ers rebounded from a 17-0 deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons 28-24 in the NFC championship game Sunday, sending San Francisco to the Super Bowl for the first time since 1995.
The last time the Atlanta Falcons won consecutive playoff games was when the 1998 14-2 Falcons made it to Super Bowl XXXIII. Their first opponent in the NFC Playoffs? A 49ers team lead by Steve Young and Terrel Owens (before the huge ego).