Team Grades: Loss To Lowly, Undermanned 49ers Earns Falcons Low MarksFalcons fly all the way across the country to play in San Francisco's new billion dollar Levi's Stadium, but seemingly left their games in Atlanta, following inexplicable 17-16 loss to 49ers.
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Injury Report: Falcons Offense May Resemble MASH Unit Against BrownsAs the season gets closer to its conclusion, those little aches and pains start turning into legit injuries. Both the Falcons and Browns are dealing with that as both teams have at least nine players listed and two players each considered "out" this week.
Injury Report: Just Five Falcons Listed, Tampa Posts A DozenAs bad as the season has been for Atlanta, it's been worse for the Bucs. The injury report seems to concur.
Injury Report: Lucky Number 7 For Falcons?For Week 7 the Dirty Birds have 7 players listed on their injury report. Will 7 finally be a good number for the Falcons?
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Weary Falcons Had Just 3 Days To Recover, 9 Players On Injury ReportWith just three days off between games this week, there is certainly no rest for the weary Falcons as they look to face off against their NFC South rival for the second time this season.
Atlanta's 3rd String Receivers Might See Plenty Of Action Against RamsNormally Falcons wide receivers Harry Douglas and Drew Davis don't get a lot of recognition because they back up Julio Jones and Roddy White. With both starting wide receivers Jones and White listed as questionable, Douglas and Davis might have to work overtime against St. Louis.
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Falcons Defense Will be Shallow Against BucsSpecifically, the secondary of Atlanta will be the most shallow. With two starting secondary players, this may be the game where Atlanta seed how deep their defense truly is.
Falcons May be Without Roddy against GiantsThe beauty of the Falcons passing offense is while you never know which of the Big Three will come up with the big stats, you always know one of them will do just that. However, with Roddy potentially out against New York, Julio Jones and Tony Gonzalez may have to work that much harder to ensure Roddy's production isn't missed.
Babineaux Remains One of Atlanta's Best Kept Secrets on DefenseWhile Round One NFL Draftees get all of the press, there's always a player drafted in later rounds that can also positively impact a team's performance. For Atlanta, that player is Jon Babineaux
Falcons' Defense Makes Up For Ryan's INT's In Win Against CardinalsIf 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.