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By Greg Smith On Monday, September 23rd, 2013

Roddy White Blasts NFL Countdown on Twitter for Aldon Smith Coverage

It is well documented that Roddy White has been known to let his feeling fly on Twitter. Most times it gets him in hot water though. He had some thoughts about how NFL Countdown covered the Aldon Smith situation, More...

By Greg Smith On Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Report: Falcons Steven Jackson Could Miss 2-4 Weeks

One of the sneaky good moves of the NFL offseason may be getting derailed by injury. Falcons RB Steven Jackson could reportedly miss 2-4 weeks with the thigh injury that knocked him out of Sunday’s game; More More...

By BSO Staff On Monday, September 16th, 2013

Falcons DL Kroy Biermann Suffers Torn Achilles

  Atlanta Falcons DE Kroy Biermann is done for the year with a torn achilles he suffered during Sunday’s game vs. the Rams.  The Falcons will miss his versatility on defense. #Falcons DE Kroy Biermann More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, September 9th, 2013

Roddy White Tells Fantasy Owners “Don’t Start Me” If I Don’t Practice

Roddy White did his best to grit it out against the Saints in the Falcons season opening loss. White who was nursing a severe high ankle sprain, wasn’t sure if he was going to actually play until a few minutes More...

By Glenn Erby On Sunday, September 8th, 2013

Report: Roddy White’s Ankle Sprain Will Make It ‘Challenging’ To Play Vs Saints

Fantasy Alert*** The Saints and Falcons are set to renew their NFC South rivalry on Sunday, and they may have to play without their spark on offense. Adam Schefter is reporting that White will try and tough it More...

By Glenn Erby On Friday, August 30th, 2013

Falcons Release Brian Banks

The journey is just beginning for Brian Banks, and today he encountered his first bump in the road as a NFL player. SB Nation is reporting that the Falcons released Banks today in their final round of cuts. Banks, More...

By Glenn Erby On Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Falcons Hope Roddy White Will Be Ready For Week 1

Say what you want about Roddy White and his Twitter antics, but the Falcons receiver is one tough dude. White has had a lot of nicks and bruises since being drafted in 2005, but he’s never missed a regular More...

By Greg Smith On Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Tony Gonzalez Would Rather be Hit in Head Than Knees

We knew this w as coming. Future Hall of Fame TE Tony Gonzales tells USA Today that he would rather but hit in the head than knees: “It should be a fineable offense. That’s just not part of football — hitting More...

By BSO Staff On Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

Falcons RT Mike Johnson Injures Ankle and Leg; Out for Season

Atlanta Falcons’ starting right tackle, Mike Johnson is done for the year, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.  Johnson  suffered a fractured fibula and dislocated ankle during Tuesday’s More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, July 29th, 2013

Shawne Merriman To Falcons: Sign Me, I Promise Double Digit Sacks

Shawne Merriman is either bored, broke, or just in all out Troll mode. Merriman has been retired since March, but obviously is monitoring what’s going on at the linebacker spot in Atlanta, and took to Twitter More...

By Glenn Erby On Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Falcons Sign Matt Ryan To Five Year $103 Million Deal, $59 Million Guaranteed

It is now Matt Ryan’s turn to cash in. Chris Mortensen is reporting that the Falcons and Ryan are close to finalizing a five year $100 million extension. As expected, #Falcons and QB Matt Ryan are finalizing More...

By BSO Staff On Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

Falcons Sign 1st Round Pick Desmond Trufant for $8.16 Million

The Atlanta Falcons came to terms with their first round pick, Desmond Trufant, on Wednesday.  The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the 22nd overall pick of the 2013 draft signed a deal worth $8.16 million More...