Stories tagged: Falcons
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016, 7:11 p.m.
Vikings shut down Giants’ best options in 24-10 victory
With his four-game “Deflategate” suspension completed, Tom Brady was eligible to step back into the New England Patriots’ team facility on Monday for the first time in a month. But …
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016, 7:08 p.m.
NFL notes: RG3 intends to seize starting opportunity with Browns
Despite spending an entire season on Washington’s bench, Robert Griffin III never doubted he’d be a starter again. His belief became reality Monday, when coach Hue Jackson said “it’s time” …
Tue., Oct. 8, 2013
Playing like a veteran
ATLANTA – Rookie Geno Smith wasn’t flustered. Not after all the mistakes in his first four games. Not after the Atlanta Falcons went ahead on a touchdown with less than …
Tue., Jan. 8, 2013
Falcon have history on side
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – The Atlanta Falcons have more than home-field advantage to help their chances against Seattle in the NFL playoffs. The Falcons also have history on their side.
Thu., Nov. 29, 2012
Best bet on the Tube
SAINTS (5-6) at FALCONS (10-1) Time: 5:20 p.m. TV: NFL Network
Mon., Nov. 12, 2012
Saints send Falcons to first loss
NEW ORLEANS – The Atlanta Falcons can forget about perfection, thanks to their resurgent rivals from the City that Care Forgot. Of all the teams to end Atlanta’s unbeaten run, …
Mon., Sept. 17, 2012
Best bet on the Tube
Matt Ryan was in seventh grade when Peyton Manning was the top overall pick in 1998. Now, two elite quarterbacks from different football generations will be on the same field, …
Sat., Sept. 8, 2012, 7:58 p.m.
Bowling Green pulls away from Vandals to win 21-13
Anthony Samuel ran for two touchdowns and Matt Schilz threw for another to help Bowling Green defeat Idaho 21-13 Saturday.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2011
Brees tops Marino
NEW ORLEANS – Quite a night for Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints – a record and a rout. Brees set the NFL record for yards passing in a …
Mon., Dec. 26, 2011
Hot Brees of Saints taking aim at Marino
NEW ORLEANS – Ever since Drew Brees arrived in the Big Easy, he’s made playing quarterback in the NFL look easy. Brees has 27,698 yards passing since arriving in New …
Mon., Dec. 27, 2010, 10:11 p.m.
Saints wrap up playoff berth
ATLANTA - After tossing up two throws in the fourth quarter that he wishes never left his hand, Drew Brees connected on the one that really counted for the New …