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Buccaneers Lose to Atlanta, then Lose Their Coach

Buccaneers Lose to Atlanta, then Lose Their Coach

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December 31 After the Atlanta Falcons defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 34-32, on a Matt Bryant field goal as time ran out on Sunday, the Bucs’ organization waited only a couple of hours before releasing head coach Dirk Koetter FULL STORY

NFL Friday Injury Report: Rams rule out RB Gurley

NFL Friday Injury Report: Rams rule out RB Gurley

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December 28 Last week, the Los Angeles Rams waited until game day to make a decision on the status of running back Todd Gurley II. This week they were more decisive, declaring Gurley out on Friday. FULL STORY

Falcons WR Jones a game-time decision

Falcons WR Jones a game-time decision

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December 21 Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones returned to practice Friday but his status remains uncertain for Sunday's game at the Carolina Panthers. Jones was a limited participant in Friday's practice due to a hip injury and Falcons FULL STORY

NFL Notes: Packers don't plan to shut down Rodgers

NFL Notes: Packers don't plan to shut down Rodgers

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December 19 Green Bay Packers interim coach Joe Philbin does not intend to shut down star quarterback Aaron Rodgers for the final two weeks of the season. FULL STORY

Falcons RB Coleman breaks through

Falcons RB Coleman breaks through

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December 17 Tevin Coleman took care of that by himself with two such runs in Atlanta's 40-14 win over the Cardinals in the final home game of the season. FULL STORY

NFL Friday Injury Report: Wentz listed as doubtful

NFL Friday Injury Report: Wentz listed as doubtful

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December 14 The Philadelphia haven't exactly been forthcoming this week as the drama surrounding quarterback Carson Wentz's back injury intensified. FULL STORY

Ravens shut down Falcons offense in win

Ravens shut down Falcons offense in win

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December 02 The Atlanta offense had its worst game of the year. The Atlanta defense -- hardly a strength to begin with -- struggled again. The result was a 26-16 loss, the team's fourth straight, which delivered the final spike into any playoff hopes that may have existed. FULL STORY

NFL Saturday injury report

NFL Saturday injury report

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November 30 Also notable is that Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green is not listed and he will play Sunday against the Denver Broncos. FULL STORY

Contributions coming from all sides for hot Saints

Contributions coming from all sides for hot Saints

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November 23 The New Orleans Saints' 31-17 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday night was less dominant than their most recent wins. FULL STORY

Falcons face long odds in playoff push

Falcons face long odds in playoff push

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November 19 Atlanta (4-6) lost to the Cowboys on a field goal as time expired. It's the four time the Falcons have lost when the opponent scored on its final possession. FULL STORY