Posts Tagged ‘Atlanta Falcons’

Week 3 Fantasy Football Rankings: WR

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

Patrick Daugherty ranks and evaluates all of Week 3's top receiver plays. (Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports)

Giants vs. Falcons: What to expect when the Giants have the ball

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

The Giants should get a more favorable matchup this week against Atlanta’s defensive front. While the Falcons aren’t of the same caliber as the Broncos or Washington, they shouldn’t be ignored up front, either. Atlanta uses what is basically a four-man front, but they typically only use two down linemen with two stand-up rushers in their base defensive package.

Winless Giants, Falcons do battle for first win of season

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021

While the negatives are obvious -- the Giants have lost their first two games of a season in five straight years and eight in the last nine -- they did receive some semblance of a positive on Wednesday; Pro Bowl tight end Evan Engram was deemed to be a limited participant. "He's still progressing, moving in the right direction," New York coach Joe Judge said of Engram, who has missed the first two games with a calf injury.

Andre Rison, John Abraham among 122 Modern-Era Nominees Announced for Hall of Fame’s Class of 2022

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021

For those that overcome the odds and make it to the NFL, there’s typically two goals: win a Super Bowl and make the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Although it’s rare to get both, especially in Atlanta, it’s a dream worth chasing. On Wednesday, the Pro Football Hall of Fame revealed a list of 122 modern-era nominees for the class of 2022.

Atlanta Falcons sign veteran punter Dustin Colquitt

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021

Sep. 22—The Atlanta Falcons signed punter Dustin Colquitt to the practice squad and released offensive lineman Bryan Witzmann from the practice squad, the team announced Tuesday. The 39-year-old punter was originally selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifth round (99th overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft out of Tennessee. He spent 15 seasons (2005-19) with the Chiefs and earned Pro Bowl ...

Atlanta Falcons sign veteran punter Dustin Colquitt

Tuesday, September 21st, 2021

The Atlanta Falcons signed punter Dustin Colquitt to the practice squad and released offensive lineman Bryan Witzmann from the practice squad, the team announced Tuesday. The 39-year-old punter was originally selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifth round (99th overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft out of Tennessee. He spent 15 seasons (2005-19) with the Chiefs and earned Pro Bowl honors in 2012 and 2016.

Breaking down our thoughts and takeaways from Falcons

Tuesday, September 21st, 2021

We’re wrapping up this week today, because there’s little else you can do with a loss like that. The Giants are looming, that’s a much more winnable game, and the Falcons will hopefully take the last two weeks of lessons and suffering and start turning those into wins. With a couple of days to digest the loss, here’s how some of The Falcoholic staff are feeling about the game and this team more generally.

Michigan Wolverines Football: Tom Brady’s Best Two-Game Start, Brandon Graham’s Injury, More Updates

Tuesday, September 21st, 2021

Jordan Glasgow (2015-19), LB, Indianapolis Colts Totaled two tackles while playing special teams and two snaps on defense in the 0-2 Colts' loss to the Los Angeles Rams ... Played in the opener, a loss to the Seattle Seahawks, but did not record any statistics. Brandon Graham (2006-09), DE, Philadelphia Eagles Started and compiled two tackles, including one stop for loss in a Sept.

3 Buccaneers Takeaways From Another Tom Brady Domination Of Falcons

Monday, September 20th, 2021

With that said, here are three Buccaneers’ takeaways from another Tom Brady domination of Falcons. Buccaneers notes: 3. They have an elite defense The Buccaneers are simply the most talented roster in the league.

Falcons try to make the most out of lopsided score vs. Bucs

Monday, September 20th, 2021

Atlanta was trailing by only three points early in the fourth quarter, so it was in the game late. That will give Smith an opening for positive messaging this week as the team tries to avoid a 0-3 start for the second straight year. They got two Pick-6s off tipped balls?