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Maher kicks Cowboys closer to NFC East lead

Maher kicks Cowboys closer to NFC East lead

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November 18 The Cowboys were facing a third-and-5 at their own 30 with 1:38 remaining and the game tied 19-19. Dallas had blown a 19-9 lead, with Julio Jones catching a game-tying 34-yard touchdown pass from Matt Ryan on the previous possession. FULL STORY

NFL Friday Injury Report - Week 11

NFL Friday Injury Report - Week 11

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November 16 Following are status reports for Sunday's games. FULL STORY

Falcons, Cowboys need to get on track

Falcons, Cowboys need to get on track

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November 14 The Atlanta Falcons and Dallas Cowboys both sport 4-5 records as they get ready to meet Sunday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. So why do the teams feel as though their seasons are going in different directions? FULL STORY

Browns put dent in Falcons' playoff hopes

Browns put dent in Falcons' playoff hopes

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November 11 The Browns got three touchdown passes from Baker Mayfield and 176 yards rushing from Nick Chubb to overpower the Atlanta Falcons 28-16 on Sunday. The loss drops Atlanta to 4-5 and gives the Falcons no margin FULL STORY

NFL Friday Injury Report - Week 10

NFL Friday Injury Report - Week 10

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November 09 At quarterback, Ryan Tannehill will miss another game because of a shoulder injury, and the Bills-Jets game will feature Nathan Peterman and Josh McCown under center. Each team's rookie quarterback -- Buffalo's Josh Allen and New York's Sam Darnold -- won't start. FULL STORY

Browns' task of ending skid will be tough vs. Falcons

Browns' task of ending skid will be tough vs. Falcons

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November 07 Cleveland's beleaguered secondary gets a taste of another elite quarterback when the Browns host the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday at FirstEnergy Stadium. FULL STORY

Falcons LB Jones (foot) back at practice

Falcons LB Jones (foot) back at practice

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November 07 Atlanta Falcons linebacker Deion Jones, who has been out since the first week of the season because of a broken right foot sustained against the Philadelphia Eagles, was back on the practice field on Wednesday. FULL STORY

Falcons run over Redskins to even record

Falcons run over Redskins to even record

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November 04 The result was a 38-14 victory for Atlanta, which defeated Washington for the sixth straight time, evened its record and perhaps even rejoined the conversation for the playoffs. FULL STORY

Friday NFL Injury Report: Week 9

Friday NFL Injury Report: Week 9

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November 02 For Los Angeles, cornerback Sam Shields in questionable with an illness, and New Orleans defensive end Marcus Davenport is out because of a toe injury. Also significant for the Rams is that wide receiver Cooper Kupp is not listed and is expected to play after missing the last two games with a knee injury. FULL STORY

Redskins aim for fourth straight win against Falcons

Redskins aim for fourth straight win against Falcons

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October 31 The Washington Redskins will be looking for their fourth straight win when they host the Atlanta Falcons at FedExField on Sunday, and defense is what has gotten the Redskins this far. FULL STORY