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NFL Top Performers-Receiving

Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

TD) 136, Calvin Ridley, ATL vs. CAR 10/11 (8 rec. TD) 134, Amari Cooper, DAL vs. CLE 10/4 (12 rec. TD) 132, Keenan Allen, LAC vs. CAR 9/27 (13 rec.

Yes, the Falcons Saw the 28-3 Score in the Cowboys-Cardinals Game – NBC4 Washington

Monday, October 19th, 2020

Yes, the Falcons saw the 28-3 score in the Cowboys-Cardinals game originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington 28-3 used to just be a football score. One that would signify that the game was essentially out of reach for the losing side. Then, the Atlanta Falcons blew the 25-point lead to the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LI, leading to the number living on in infamy as a meme and a reminder to Atlanta of one of the worst moments in their long sports history.

Yes, the Falcons Saw the 28-3 Score in the Cowboys-Cardinals Game – NBC4 Washington

Monday, October 19th, 2020

Yes, the Falcons saw the 28-3 score in the Cowboys-Cardinals game originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington 28-3 used to just be a football score. One that would signify that the game was essentially out of reach for the losing side. Then, the Atlanta Falcons blew the 25-point lead to the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LI, leading to the number living on in infamy as a meme and a reminder to Atlanta of one of the worst moments in their long sports history.

Yes, the Falcons saw the 28-3 score in the Cowboys-Cardinals game

Monday, October 19th, 2020

Atlanta will never be able to escape the score.

Zimmer, Vikings left to ponder where to turn in 1-5 season

Monday, October 19th, 2020

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer was assessing his team’s 40-23, Week 6 loss to the Atlanta Falcons with reporters on Monday when the coach stopped talking and paused for several seconds, seemingly done answering the latest question. Zimmer then started back up, without being prompted by a question, to reflect more on how his team fell flat after making strides in previous weeks, including a one-point loss at Seattle the prior week. “If we lost a game by one point and we had a letdown in the next game, that would be surprising to me,” Zimmer said.

Twelve things from NFL Sunday: Derrick Henry bulldozes Tennessee Titans to win, while Julio Jones stars for the Atlanta Falcons

Monday, October 19th, 2020

A look back at the action and talking points from Week 6 of the NFL season. Derrick Henry and Ryan Tannehill inspired the Tennessee Titans to an overtime win, Julio Jones came up big for the Atlanta Falcons, New York Giants head coach Joe Judge dished out a lesson in discipline and the Chicago Bears moved to 5-1; here's a look at what we learned from Week Six...

Falcons get first win, 40-23 over Vikings

Sunday, October 18th, 2020

With a fresh start and little to lose, the Atlanta Falcons played like it from start to finish. The Minnesota Vikings made a big mistake on their very first play and simply never recovered. Julio Jones returned from injury to catch two of Matt Ryan's four touchdown passes, as the Falcons beat the Vikings 40-23 on Sunday for their first victory of the season — one week after the firing of head coach Dan Quinn.

Falcons Highlights: WR Julio Jones goes off on the Vikings

Sunday, October 18th, 2020

Just a few weeks ago, Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter talked about the kind of unpredictable, game-changing plays that elite players like Julio Jones consistently produce.

Young and depleted defense giving Vikings growing pains

Sunday, October 18th, 2020

The long-sturdy, often-dominant Minnesota Vikings defense directed by head coach Mike Zimmer endured enough losses from the usual lineup that 2020 was bound to be a year of transition. Preseason suggestions that this group might struggle were mostly met with defiance and confidence from coaches and players, and, really, who could argue with their pedigree?

Hayden Hurst shaken up after taking helmet to the thigh

Sunday, October 18th, 2020

Hayden Hurst walked off the field in the third quarter of the Vikings game after taking a helmet to the thigh. His return is unknown. On their first drive of the third quarter, Hurst came across the middle to snatch a Matt Ryan pass for a first down.