Falcons Quotes: Dan Quinn, Matt Ryan, Julio Jones And More After The Loss To The SaintsDan Quinn Opening Statement: “[This was a] division game, we certainly thought it would come down to the fourth quarter and it absolutely did. We weren’t surprised by that one bit. We expected a tough game and it was. We can’t not finish a game and...
Alabama Blows Out Spartans, Will Face Clemson For TitleARLINGTON, Texas -- Alabama isn't interested in style points. The Crimson Tide are obsessed with championships. They are one step closer to another. No. 2 Alabama punched its ticket to the College Football Playoff national championship game by dismantling No. 3 Michigan State 38-0 on New Year's Eve in the Cotton Bowl at AT&T Stadium...
Number One Clemson Crushes Oklahoma, Moves On To Championship GameMIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Clemson won its only national title in 1981, but the Tigers are one win away from doubling their championship total. Led by quarterback Deshaun Watson, top-ranked Clemson defeated Oklahoma 37-17 in a College Football Playoff semifinal Thursday in the Orange Bowl at Sun Life Stadium...
Merry Christmas From The Atlanta Falcons! Panthers Undefeated No More!ATLANTA (AP) — Carolina's bid for an undefeated season ended Sunday when Julio Jones' dramatic 70-yard touchdown reception powered the Atlanta Falcons to a 20-13 victory over Cam Newton and the Panthers...
Georgia Southern Runs Away From Bowling Green In The GoDaddy BowlMOBILE, Ala. -- Quarterback Favian Upshaw wasn't even supposed to play a major role for Georgia Southern in its GoDaddy Bowl appearance against Bowling Green on Wednesday night. Things change, though, and the redshirt junior transfer from Florida International stole the show in the Eagles' first-ever NCAA bowl game...
Rick James: A Quick Look Around The NFLWhile it would likely take a Christmas miracle for our Falcons to make the playoffs, a win against Jacksonville, on the road no less, did give Atlanta fans a chance to breathe after a really rough stretch in which...
John Fricke: I Am NOT A Falcons FanI am not a Falcons fan. At least, I am told that. Over and over and over again. Over and over and over again. Knee-jerk reactions are common among fans, heck I have them as well...
UGA's DC Jeremy Pruitt Named DC At AlabamaGeorgia Bulldog defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt has been named to the same position at the University of Alabama. Pruitt is replacing Kirby Smart who left Nick Saban's staff to become the new head coach in Athens after former coach Mark Richt left to coach the University of Miami Hurricanes...
Mike Bell: Top 5 Reasons Why The Falcons Should Trade Matt Ryan In The OffseasonAfter starting 5-0, the wheels have come off for the Falcons. Matt Ryan's late game blunders have cost the team at least 3 wins, maybe more. The Falcons gave Ryan the biggest contract in team history and this season he...
Falcons Activate Devin Hester To 53-Man Roster; Place Hankerson On IRFlowery Branch, GA – The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have activated wide receiver Devin Hester to the 53-man roster from injured reserve-designated to return. The team has also placed wide receiver Leonard Hankerson on injured reserve...
John Michaels: Mark Richt To The U... My ReactionWhat a wild few days this must have been for Mark Richt. Saturday the Georgia Bulldogs beat Georgia Tech to finish the regular season 9-3, Sunday he’s fired from his job of 15 years, Monday there’s an emotional press conference where he says goodbye and Tuesday night he has a new job at The U...
Mark Owens: A "Smart" Move? (That's Just Too Easy)Another quiet night at home clearing out some shows on the DVR and much like Sunday, my phone starts lighting up, however this time, I was ahead of the news. Kirby Smart will be the new head coach at...
Mark Owens: Top 5 Observations From One Last Night in AthensSaturday we wrapped up a strange season for the Georgia Bulldogs with the final home game, hosting the Georgia Southern Eagles. A game that some would look at as a glorified practice for the Georgia Tech game. However, the Dawgs have not met expectations and Georgia Southern is a good team. Some would argue (myself included), they are better than GT...
Jackets Fall to Hurricanes After Hot StartMIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Miami spotted Georgia Tech an early touchdown, then rolled off 31 consecutive points to post a 38-21 victory in an Atlantic Coast Conference matchup of Coastal Division also-rans on Saturday...
Georgia Beats Kentucky For Sixth Straight TimeSophomore running back Sony Michel rushed for a career-best 165 yards and scored one touchdown while playing with a broken right hand to lead Georgia to a 27-3 victory over Kentucky in SEC play at Athens, Ga...