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Former Titans OT Will Svitek Announces Retirement Via LinkedIn Page

2015/06/11 at 10:14 am 0 comments

Former Tennessee Titans offensive tackle Will Svitek has announced his retirement from the NFL on his LinkedIn page, as noted by ESPN NFL Insider Adam Caplan. Veteran OT Will Svitek announced his retirement, according to his Linkedin page. Played last season with the #Titans. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) June 11, […]

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Prince Shembo Arrested For Killing Girlfriend’s Dog

2015/05/29 at 3:56 pm 1 comment

Atlanta Falcons linebacker Prince Shembo has been arrested and charged with animal cruelty after kicking and ultimately killing his ex-girlfriend’s dog, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. According to the report, Denicia Williams — Shembo’s ex-girlfriend — recently took her dog, a Yorkie named Dior, to Shembo’s home. “At some point during […]

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Bruce Irvin: ‘I’m Going To Be in Atlanta Next Season’

2015/05/14 at 5:06 pm 0 comments

There were plenty of trade rumors indicating the Seattle Seahawks would trade Bruce Irvin to the Atlanta Falcons leading up to the 2015 NFL Draft. While that ultimately didn’t happen, the Seahawks declined Irvin’s fifth-year option (which led to a Twitter rant) and the former 2012 first round pick is […]

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Grady Jarrett’s House Burned Down Before Getting Drafted

Grady Jarrett’s House Burned Down Before Getting Drafted

2015/05/02 at 2:16 pm 0 comments

Former Clemson standout defensive tackle Grady Jarrett was selected in the fifth round (No. 137 overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft by the Atlanta Falcons on Saturday. But on Friday night, half of his family’s house burned down, according to Ross Jones of FOX Sports. #Falcons DT Grady Jarrett's family home […]

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Report: Todd Gurley Expected To Be Top 10 Pick in 2015 NFL Draft

2015/04/22 at 10:55 am 0 comments

Georgia star running back Todd Gurley is expected to be a Top 10 pick in the upcoming 2015 NFL Draft, Charles Robinson of Yahoo! Sports reports. The draft range for Todd Gurley? Supposedly 6 to 10 now. That's the word on the street. https://t.co/jE7B5D7CkW — Charles Robinson (@CharlesRobinson) April 22, […]

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Falcons Free Agency 2015: Justin Forsett Landing in Atlanta?

Falcons Free Agency 2015: Justin Forsett Landing in Atlanta?

2015/02/20 at 2:43 pm 0 comments

The Atlanta Falcons are really looking to leave their mark and transform their team this offseason. ESPN’s Vaughn McClure reports the club has “strong interest” in one of the top impending free agent running backs, Justin Forsett. The Falcons are moving on from 31-year-old Steven Jackson and need to find […]

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Report: Falcons Hiring Dan Quinn As New Head Coach

Report: Falcons Hiring Dan Quinn As New Head Coach

2015/01/31 at 2:25 pm 0 comments

The Atlanta Falcons are reportedly hiring Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn as their new head coach after the Super Bowl, per ProFootballTalk. The writing has been on the wall for a few weeks that Quinn would likely fill the Falcons’ HC vacancy, but league rules prevent the 44-year-old from […]

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Report: Julio Jones Expected To Play Sunday

Report: Julio Jones Expected To Play Sunday

2014/12/19 at 11:32 pm 0 comments

Atlanta Falcons star receiver Julio Jones (hip) is reportedly expected to play in Sunday’s crucial divisional showdown in the Superdome against the New Orleans Saints. “From all the information I’ve gathered, Jones definitely will play against the Saints,” according to ESPN Falcons reporter Vaughn McClure. Jones remains an official game-time […]

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Roddy White Surpasses 10,000 Career Receiving Yards

Roddy White Surpasses 10,000 Career Receiving Yards

2014/11/16 at 4:51 pm 0 comments

Believe it or not, the Atlanta Falcons (4-6) have moved into first place in the NFC South after Sunday’s hard-fought 19-17 win over the Carolina Panthers (3-7-1). Roddy White had a lot to do with the Falcons coming out on top, as the 33-year-old wide out led the team with […]

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Watch: Golden Tate’s Selfie Touchdown Celebration

Watch: Golden Tate’s Selfie Touchdown Celebration

2014/10/26 at 11:03 am 0 comments

The Detroit Lions got off to a sluggish start in Sunday’s battle with the Atlanta Falcons in London, but with their backs against the wall on 3rd-and-25, Matthew Stafford delivered a 59-yard touchdown strike to Golden Tate to cut the Falcons’ lead down to 21-10 with 4:38 to go in […]

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