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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' 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

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

Rash of sacks becoming concern for Falcons

Rash of sacks becoming concern for Falcons

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October 08 There is no way that Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn can put a positive spin on the six sacks allowed in Sunday's loss to Pittsburgh. It was problematic, with quarterback Matt Ryan often fighting for his well-being as Steelers poured in around him. FULL STORY

Steelers, Falcons aim to start respective turnarounds

Steelers, Falcons aim to start respective turnarounds

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October 03 The Pittsburgh Steelers are 1-2-1 and tied for last place in the AFC North at the quarter-pole of the season. The Atlanta Falcons are 1-3 and in last in the NFC South. FULL STORY

Eagles open title defense vs. Falcons without Wentz

Eagles open title defense vs. Falcons without Wentz

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September 05 Thursday night's 2018 NFL season debut features a matchup of the victor and the vanquished from the last two Super Bowls as the defending champion Philadelphia Eagles welcome the Atlanta Falcons for an 8:20 p.m. (ET) FULL STORY

NFL Notes: Gurley signs record RB contract

NFL Notes: Gurley signs record RB contract

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July 24 The Los Angeles Rams and star running back Todd Gurley agreed to a four-year contract extension, the team announced Tuesday. FULL STORY

NFL Notes: Gronk ready to go; Falcons sign Ridley

NFL Notes: Gronk ready to go; Falcons sign Ridley

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July 04 New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski said that his limited offseason work has done wonders for his mental and physical health. FULL STORY

Falcons WR Jones absent from start of OTAs

Falcons WR Jones absent from start of OTAs

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May 21 Five-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Julio Jones was not in attendance on Monday for the start of the Atlanta Falcons' organized team activities, multiple media outlets reported. FULL STORY

Falcons may use Ridley as kick returner

Falcons may use Ridley as kick returner

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May 13 The Atlanta Falcons used first-round draft pick Calvin Ridley in a variety of ways Saturday during the team's rookie minicamp. FULL STORY