Plagued by Injury, Is There Any Hope for the Flailing Falcons?
For the 1-4 Atlanta Falcons, their bye week couldn’t come at a better time this week. This team has lost its top wide receiver Julio Jones for the season. Its second player in the receiver duo, Roddy White, is now battling a hamstring injury, and fingers are crossed its running back Steven Jackson will return after the […]
When Will Roddy White Return to Full Speed After High-Ankle Sprain?
On Sunday, the Atlanta Falcons got their first win of the 2013 NFL season against the St. Louis Rams, 31-24. This came as one of its top offensive weapons, wide receiver Roddy White, continues to not play at top form. Since mid-August, he’s been battling a high-ankle sprain, which is impairing his play. Last week, […]
Steps to Solve the NFL’s Growing Concussion Crisis
After the recent $765 million NFL settlement with 4,500 former league players for on-the-field concussion-related brain injuries, this represents just the first step in the ongoing challenge to combat the league’s concussion crisis. There’s more that can be done and here’s a few steps that could move it along. Wear Pads For the 2013 season, the NFL […]
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 […]
Wallace Expected to Sign with the Raiders, White Sets Big 2013 Goal
Wallace Likely to Sign with Seahawks On Tuesday the Seattle Seahawks grabbed Brady Quinn as their backup quarterback and on Wednesday, the next quarterback to go may be Seneca Wallace; the Oakland Raiders are expected to scoop him up. This came on a tweet by Adam Caplan with, “Word is that the Raiders are expected […]
Falcons at 16-0? Roddy White Thinks So
At 8-0, the Atlanta Falcons are at their half-way point in the march toward a perfect regular season. The team has been trying to fly under the radar but on Wednesday Falcons wide receiver Roddy White publicly said his team can reach the impressive 16-0 mark. White said to D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal […]
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 […]