Most of us were formally introduced to Devonta Freeman the person this past summer on the HBO series Hard Knocks. F resh off of winning a BCS National Championship at Florida State, Freeman comes across to viewers as a scrappy rookie...Show More Summary
The Atlanta Falcons are the subject of this year's "Hard Knocks" on HBO. No team has ever gone undefeated after appearing on "Hard Knocks." Will Atlanta be the first? Tune in to find out! Meantime, here's what happened in Episode 4. • Admit it. Show More Summary
Annie's clearly gone 21st century when the release of the musical's reboot is accompanied by a collaboration. And the partnership between Target and the Quvenzhané Wallis-fronted film is sure to bring the sun out. Based on our firstShow More Summary
In an ordinary workplace, a boss who screams obscenities into the faces of his underlings would not be tolerated. One of the lessons that HBO’s Hard Knocks has taught us through the years is that an NFL team is not an ordinary workplace. On Tuesday night’s episode, Falcons special teams coordinator Keith Armstrong lit into…
SB Nation senior reporter and Atlanta Falcons fan Steven Godfrey recaps the fourth episode of HBO's NFL series "Hard Knocks." Pedicures or not, this was the best episode of the season. Maybe it's perspective relative to the state ofShow More Summary
Before last night there were only two episodes left of "Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Atlanta Falcons," which means it was time for some cutting. In the closing weeks of preseason, Head Coach Mike Smith and General Manager Thomas...Show More Summary
"Hard Knocks" Episode 4 review, in which the Falcons get a reality check. Also: Bryan Cox remains awesome.
The fun and games largely came to an end on the fourth episode of “Hard Knocks” on Tuesday when the Atlanta Falcons cut their roster from 90 to 75. While the previous episodes saw the rookies swimming with whale sharks at the aquarium or the veterans bowling like weirdos, Tuesday’s extracurricular of choice was letting people […]
The second-to-last episode of HBO's "Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Atlanta Falcons" featured a coach going on a classic, profanity-laced tirade in the meeting room. And guess what? It wasn't defensive line coach Bryan Cox thisShow More Summary
It was no secret that the Atlanta Falcons were struggling in the wake of a 32-7 loss to the Houston Texans in their second preseason game. HBO's Hard Knocks didn't sugarcoat those difficulties to kick off the fourth episode of the annual...Show More Summary
Wake me when Bryan Cox and Roddy White start talking.
The tourist-friendly Hard Rock Cafe chain is no longer operating in Mexico: The AP reports Mexico's final Hard Rock restaurant, in Cancun, officially closed after an ongoing legal battle between Hard Rock International and its Mexican franchisee. Hard Rock terminated...
We haven’t seen a sneak preview of this week’s Hard Knocks, but it’s a good bet that some of the episode will focus on the 11 players given their pink slips on Sunday. It’s a staple of the show, which means defensive end Theo Agnew, linebacker Brendan Daley, linebacker Darin Drakeford, safety Devonta Glover-Wright, wide receiver Julian Jones,…
On the next Hard Knocks: A veteran receiver and special teams ace returns, and a youngster gets cut for the fifth time in his NFL career. Eric Weems, a wide receiver and return man who played for the Falcons from 2007 to 2011, re-signed with Atlanta today. Weems was a Pro Bowl kick returner for…
Why use a file photo to lead off this recap when we can just roll with William Moore's freestyle? Like the return of the D-Block figurehead's locker room-rapping ways, last night's episode of "Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Atlanta...Show More Summary
The Atlanta Falcons are the stars of this year's HBO show "Hard Knocks." The Atlanta Falcons are trying to rebuild their image into that of a tough, competent, playoff-capable team. HBO also features a show with flying dragons. It'sShow More Summary
The Falcons haven’t had running back Steven Jackson on the practice field in almost a month because of a hamstring injury suffered early in camp, but one of the remaining Hard Knocks episodes may feature the veteran’s return to practice. Coach Mike Smith said Wednesday that Jackson has stepped up his rehab work with the…
SB Nation senior reporter and depressed Atlanta Falcons fan Steven Godfrey recaps the third episode of HBO's NFL series "Hard Knocks." It's time for another recap of the Atlanta Falcons edition of Hard Knocks, the HBO NFL program that's become increasingly cool to hatewatch. Show More Summary
Ever wonder what the inside of a knee looks like? The third episode of the NFL’s five-part “Hard Knocks” series on HBO began Tuesday night with a behind-the-cartilage look at Marquis Spruill’s left knee anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction surgery and it was gnarly. Had I known I’d be seeing ACL surgery up close, I probably wouldn’t […]
The third episode of HBO's Hard Knocks with the Atlanta Falcons aired Tuesday evening, and one of the interesting aspects was the X-rated language used by quarterback Matt Ryan. Obviously, Ryan was extremely bothered by the team's performance...Show More Summary