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Are the Atlanta Falcons the Most Complete Fantasy Football Team?

Are the Atlanta Falcons the Most Complete Fantasy Football Team?

After their 13-3 season in 2012, the Atlanta Falcons seemed ready to make a solid postseason run. They made it to NFC Championship Game but we all know how it ended. As they kicked off the 2013 season on Sunday, they lost 23-17 to their NFC South division foe, the New Orleans Saints. The season

Ranking Top Ten Fantasy Football Quarterbacks of 2013

With NFL quarterbacks passing more and more each season, this position in fantasy football is as important–if not more–than ever. According to NFL.com, last season 18 quarterbacks had more than 500 pass attempts with six players at more than 600 and one exceeding 700 attempts (Detroit Lions Matthew Stafford). But this doesn’t necessarily change things

Atlanta Falcons: Ryan to Get New Contract?, Clabo to Receive Pink Slip

With his high-paying contract extension, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco set things in motion for his fellow quarterbacks this offseason and another one to possibly reap the benefits is Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan. Both quarterbacks entered the league in 2008. In a Wednesday interview on NFL AM with Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitoff, he

Falcons Snap Postseason Losing Streak, Defeat Seahawks 30-28

For Atlanta Falcons fans, the postseason losing streak has finally come to an end with the team’s 30-28 win over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. It was ugly but a win is a win. With 31 seconds remaining, Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch scored a touchdown on a 2-yard run. Once again, it appeared the

Falcons Pound Lions 31-18, Johnson Sets Record

On Saturday, Week 16 kicked off with the Atlanta Falcons defeating the Detroit Lions 31-18. With the win, Christmas came early for the Falcons as they now have home-field advantage for the upcoming playoffs. Quarterback Matt Ryan had a career-tying four touchdown passes; two of them went to his wide receiver Roddy White. For the day,

Redskins Rout Eagles, Falcons Win Even With Ryan’s Picks, Cowboys Grab OT Win

Here’s a brief roundup of the Sunday’s 1:00 p.m. games. Washington Redskins rout Philadelphia Eagles, 31-6 In the battle of the rookie quarterbacks, Redskins Robert Griffin III was the clear winner against Eagles Nick Foles. For the day, RG3 was 14 for 15 with four touchdown passes (one per quarter) of 6, 49, 61 and

Undefeated Atlanta Falcons Downplay Success

Entering Week 9, the Atlanta Falcons (7-0) are the only undefeated team. They’ve had some close wins against not very talented teams (Oakland Raiders and the Carolina Panthers) but each week, they persevere. With postseason expectations rising for the team, the players continue to downplay their success. On Sunday, Falcons wide receiver Roddy White said

Falcons Stay Undefeated, Bears Avoid Loss, Detroit Wins as Time Runs Out

It was another interesting Sunday for the first set of NFL games. The Atlanta Falcons rolled over the Philadelphia Eagles 30-17 for win No. 7.  The Chicago Bears dodged a loss against the struggling Carolina Panthers in a 23-22 win and the Detroit Lions avoided another loss with a last-minute 28-24 win. Falcons (7-0) defeat

Falcons Keep Perfect Record, RG3 Has Outstanding Game, Browns Get First Win

Atlanta Falcons Win Again, Keep Perfect Record In another tight win that included the help of their kicker, the Falcons defeated the Oakland Raiders 23-20 on Sunday. The Falcons now sit at 6-0 thanks to the field goal by Matt Bryant with one second remaining in the game. Entering halftime with a 13-7 deficit, Atlanta