Playoff obstacles are nothing new to this Atlanta Falcons football team. In fact, enduring and overcoming past postseason hardships has made this team a more cohesive unit and taught them how to push forward. With the arrival of general manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Mike Smith in 2008 came unparalleled success for the franchise. Show More Summary
The Atlanta Falcons jumped into the business of signing draft picks Friday. The team announced it has signed defensive ends Malliciah Goodman and Stansly Maponga, and safeties Kemal Ishmael and Zeke Motta. Goodman was a fourth-round pick and Maponga was chosen in the fifth round. Show More Summary
A look at key players for each NFC South team who are coming back from injuries: Atlanta Falcons: Bradie Ewing was ticketed for the starting fullback job as a rookie last season. But he suffered a season-ending knee injury in the preseason, and the Falcons were forced to juggle fullbacks. Show More Summary
Without locking into any time frame, Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said he’s confident a contract extension will be worked out with quarterback Matt Ryan. Dimitroff was asked by a fan for a status update during Thursday...Show More Summary
When he meets with the media, Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith almost always comes across as polite and not very emotional. But he’s a football coach and you get the sense there’s a lot more inside of him. A glimpse of what a Smith pep...Show More Summary
As the offseason rolls on, we'll continue our look at the Falcons’ pre -training camp roster by discussing which players are poised for breakout seasons in 2013. What's a breakout season? For the purposes of our discussion, we'll simply...Show More Summary
With Joe Flacco getting a new contract completed with the Baltimore Ravens early this offseason, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan became next in line on the list of young quarterbacks looking to cash in with a big second contract. Ryan is scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent following the upcoming season but it’s unlikely…
An Atlanta mother got a late Mother’s Day gift that was surely worth the wait. Warrick Dunn Gives Single Mom New House Via NewsOne reports: Former Atlanta Falcons running back Warrick Dunn gave Kimberly Kindel (pictured) and her three children
The Minnesota Vikings have unveiled prospective images of their new stadium, and, in the spirit of similarly asymmetrical and eye-snagging designs like the new Atlanta Falcons design, it's pretty darn striking. Designed by HKS Sports...Show More Summary
Let's be real about this. Besides the obvious difference in the level of talent on the field and the football terminology, rookie minicamp in the NFL is a lot like what summer passing league was in high school for many of us. Players...Show More Summary
Atlanta Falcons cornerback Asanta Samuel doesn't see a need for gay players to announce their sexuality, "Straight people aren't announcing they're straight, so why does everybody have to announce their sexuality?"
The new Atlanta Falcons stadium could have some interesting amenities when it opens, including seats that vibrate when hits are made on the field and a bar that's 100-yards long. The stadium is scheduled to open in 2017.
Atlanta Falcons linebacker Brian Banks will complete his odyssey from wronged man stuck behind bars in prison to an NFL roster spot in the 2013 season. At first, Banks' story reminds people of what happened to Sisyphus in Grecian mythology. Show More Summary
Falcons play five teams in 2013 that run the read option.
A look at a key player from each NFC South team who needs to show something in offseason sessions: Atlanta Falcons: Drafted in the first round in 2009, Peria Jerry was supposed to be a dominant defensive tackle. That got thrown off track very quickly when Jerry tore up his knee in the second game of his rookie season. Show More Summary
While many fans enjoy following the NFL offseason because of the hope and optimism that it often generates for the coming year, the free-agency period and the draft can be nerve-racking for veteran NFL players and their families. Every...Show More Summary
The Georgia Dome, home of the N.F.L.’s Atlanta Falcons, opened in 1992. It was built at a cost of $214 million, all footed by the state, and it underwent a $300 million renovation in 2007, jointly paid for by the team and the state.Show More Summary
Former Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kim Zolciak was quick to respond to cheating accusations directed at her husband, Atlanta Falcons defensive end Kroy Biermann, Thursday. Former Indiana Pacers cheerleader Elizabeth Seward claimed she had an affair with Biermann prior to his marriage to Zolciak. Show More Summary
It’s trendy and fun to debate which NFC South team has the best offense. Is it Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints or Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons? Heck, you can even look at all the offensive talent Carolina and Tampa Bay have and throw the Panthers and Buccaneers into the conversation. But trendy and fun will only get you so far. Show More Summary
Hey Atlanta Falcons fans... you might recognize this groom. As for the rest of us, we're going to be focused on the lush wedding on hand. It's everything fabulous should be, and there's even a rolly puppy as a cherry on top of this ridiculously pretty cake. Alisha + Brook Photographers did a phenomenal job,…