Opponent Profile

3-0 Falcons Return Home For Matchup With 1-2 Houston TexansHigh-flying Falcons return from two tough road games in New York and Dallas for a Dome Sweet Dome pairing with the gritty Houston Texans, who picked up their first win of the season this past Sunday.
Falcons Will Hit The Road To Face Young, Talented NY GiantsThe 1-0 Falcons, coming off a thrilling win over Philadelphia on Monday night, will head to the Big Apple for a matchup against the 0-1 Giants, who lost their season opener to Dallas on Sunday night.
Cowboys Opponent Profile: Green Bay Packers Welcome Cowboys To Lambeau FieldThe Dallas Cowboys and Green Bay Packers are two of the NFL's most iconic franchises and they battle in the divisional round of the NFL playoffs. Here is a look at the Packers heading into the big game.
Cowboys Opponent Profile: Detroit Lions Head To Dallas For Wild CardThe Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions prepare to play in the NFC wild card game. Here is a look at the Lions as they take on Dallas in the Cowboys first playoff berth in five years.
Opponent Profile: Steelers Host Ravens In Wild Card WeekThe Pittsburgh Steelers finalized their regular season with a win over the Cincinnati Bengals to host the Baltimore Ravens during wild card week of the 2014 NFL Playoffs.
Opponent Profile: Lions Prepare For Cowboys' Potent OffenseThe Detroit Lions have to face the Dallas Cowboys and their excellent offense, perhaps without Ndamukong Suh.
Patriots Defense Needs Big Game Against Broncos In AFC Championship GameBoth Patriots Nation and Broncos Country are looking forward to Brady/Manning XV. The rest of the planet will probably enjoy the game, too.
Falcons Will Have To Play A Full 60 Minutes Because The 49ers Won't Ever StopThe Atlanta Falcons are only one game away from heading back to the Super Bowl for the first time in a long time. Standing in their way is Colin Kapernick and the surprising San Francisco 49ers that are running on all cylinders.
Will Falcons Air It Out Or Work On Run Against Tampa?Everyone knows Atlanta has a great passing attack. Everyone knows Atlanta has a bad rushing attack. With one final regular season game, will Atlanta stick to its status quo or figure out how to fix problems?
Falcons Look To Even Series Against SaintsWhile not exactly an instant rematch, Thursday's game between the Falcons and Saints is very close to that. Just three weeks removed from their first encounter, New Orleans hopes to sweep the series while Atlanta looks for revenge.
Falcons' Strengths Are Bucs' Weaknesses And Vice VersaGorilla Monsoon said it best: "The irresistible force meets the immovable object." But what happens when both teams appear to be built to exploit the opposite weakness of each other?
So We Meet Again: Saints And Falcons Prepare For 87th All-Time MatchPackers/Bears, Cowboys/49ers and Raiders/Chargers are some of the better known NFL rivalries. For those who don't pay much attention to the NFC South, the Falcons/Saints game is one of those that should be in the conversation for best NFL rivalry.