Atlanta Falcons

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
January 06, 2018 - 10:52 pm
By GREG BEACHAM | Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons showed the upstart Los Angeles Rams what playoff poise is all about. Ryan passed for 218 yards and hit Julio Jones for an 8-yard touchdown with 5:48 to play, and the defending NFC champion Falcons advanced from...
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January 06, 2018 - 4:18 pm
By ARNIE STAPLETON | Associated Press In the topsy-turvy NFC playoffs, only the Falcons return from last year, and they sneaked in as the sixth and final team. They narrowly avoided the same fate as the Cowboys, Seahawks, Packers, Giants and Lions — all sitting this one out. The top five seeds are...
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Mark Menard
December 28, 2017 - 8:42 am
Drew Brees says the Saints are expecting a tough test in Tampa when they square off with the Buccaneers Sunday. The New Orleans quarterback joined Bobby Hebert on WWL Radio for his weekly “QB-to-QB” segment Wednesday night, and he talked about facing the Bucs for the second time this season. “Look...
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Chris Miller
December 26, 2017 - 12:51 pm
The New Orleans Saints are guaranteed no worse than the fifth seed in the six-team NFC playoff schedule by virtue of their beating the Atlanta Falcons 23-13 Sunday afternoon. While the chance to compete for another Super Bowl trophy is an important improvement over the last few season, New Orleans...
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Saints WR Michael Thomas
USA Today Sports
December 24, 2017 - 7:53 am
METAIRIE, La. (AP) _ The New Orleans Saints have added leading receiver Michael Thomas to their injury report in advance of Sunday's game against Atlanta. The club says Thomas, whose status was updated Saturday, has a hamstring injury. He is questionable for the matchup against the Falcons, who can...
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Deke Bellavia
December 22, 2017 - 9:54 pm
New Orleans Saints vs Atlanta Falcons Sunday December 24, 2017 Noon Kickoff Mercedes-Benz Superdome Last Week’s Results: New Orleans beat New York Jets 31-19 and Atlanta beat Tampa Bay 24-21 Series History: The Saints and Falcons will meet for the 97th time Sunday when the two long-time rivals...
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Kristian Garic
December 22, 2017 - 5:30 pm
It's rare for Sean Payton to talk about the playoffs, regardless of the team's record at any point during the regular season; but Payton broke character a bit. "The playoffs have already started," the Saints head coach said as the team prepares to take on the Atlanta Falcons this Sunday. The Saints...
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