So much for a storybook ending to Tony Gonzalez’ NFL career. With last year’s Falcons team 10-yards away from a Super Bowl berth, it seemed like Gonzalez would have a realistic shot at ending his career holding the Vince Lombardi Trophy.
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.
Still two games below .500, the Atlanta Falcons have a lot of work to do to salvage this season. Here are a few keys to allow the Falcons to leave Arizona just one game below the .500 mark.
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 […]
If you want to hear some positive news about the Falcons, rather than the constant injury updates, you’ll be please to know that despite the 1-4 record, several Falcons are on pace for the good kind of career records.
Yet again Atlanta gave up a huge lead late in the game. The Falcons were able to take the lead in the final two minutes. However, trailing by just one point, Geno Smith was able to march down the field and kicker Nick Folk converted the game-winning field goal as time expired.
HEAD COACH MIKE SMITH Opening Statement: “I felt like our guys fought as a football team tonight, but in the end we didn’t make enough plays to get the outcome that we wanted. You get […]
In the Matt Ryan/Mike Smith era there are two things the Falcons almost never do: lose at home and lose consecutive games. They did both against New England Sunday night and are now 1-3 for the first time since Ryan and Smith came to Atlanta.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Drew Brees passed for 357 yards and two scores and the New Orleans held on for a 23-17 victory over the Atlanta Falcons to give Saints coach Sean Payton a triumphant […]
Kristian Garic, WWL New Orleans, On Saints Defense: “It Will Be Like Nothing You Saw In The Pre-Season.”
We check in on the Saints with Kristian Garic of the Saints flagship station, WWL in New Orleans to find out how they are preparing for opening weekend against the Falcons. . . .