The Early Lead: Atlanta Falcons


Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 12/04/2013

An NFL game at 9:30 a.m. ET? Get ready for it.

An NFL game at 9:30 a.m. ET? Get ready for it.

By Cindy Boren  |  04:09 PM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, Detroit Lions, NFL

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Julio Jones may be out for season, report says

Wide receiver will get second opinion on foot injury he suffered in loss to Jets.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:02 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, Julio Jones, NFL

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 08/09/2013

Brian Banks makes NFL debut and it's "better than any roller coaster" (video)

Linebacker, who was wrongly convicted of rape and kidnapping, plays in Falcons' preseason game.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:07 PM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, Brian Banks, NFL

Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 07/14/2013

George Zimmerman verdict draws emotional reaction from sports world

Roddy White reacts emotionally; Dwyane Wade wonders what to tell his sons.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:57 AM ET, 07/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, NFL, Roddy White

Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 03/12/2013

Tony Gonzalez will return to Falcons for one more season

Tight end gives agent permission to talk to Falcons about a new deal.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:32 PM ET, 03/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, NFL, Tony Gonzalez

Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Thomas DeCoud’s Meow Game on ‘SportsCenter’ (Video)

Atlanta Falcons safety Thomas DeCoud invoked "Super Troopers" in a Saturday interview on "SportsCenter."

By Matt Brooks  |  03:55 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, NFL

Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 10/01/2012

Is Falcons QB Matt Ryan a legitimate MVP candidate?

Matt Ryan is threatening to crack the upper echelon of the NFL's quarterback ranks.

By Matt Brooks  |  11:25 AM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, NFL