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Falcons, Saints meet in matchup of opposites

...against the aggressive Saints. Coach Mike Smith plans to continue giving the backups more snaps, with running back Antone Smith the most likely candidate for an increased role. He rushed for 88 yards on just two carries against the Bucs, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-11-20/falcons-saints-meet-matchup-o
Falcons' Mike Smith shoulders blame for losing streak

...midway through the second quarter.Smith hinted at personnel changes, but it's unclear how much they might help.Antone Smith, a fourth-year veteran who's played most of his career on special teams, will get some snaps at running back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-11-18/falcons-mike-smith-shoulders-
More changes ahead as Falcons' freefall continues

...We will let those guys ... have an opportunity."The most obvious choice to get more playing time is running back Antone Smith, who's in his fifth season with the Falcons but has gotten most of his playing time on special teams. Finally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-11-19/more-changes-ahead-falcons-fr
Falcons' dreadful year hits new low in loss to Bucs

...but re-entered the game after the backup limped off the field with an injury.The Falcons trailed 41-13 before Antone Smith scored on a 50-yard run and Ryan threw his TD pass to White.NOTES: Foster, who left the game in the second half...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-11-17/falcons-dreadful-year-hits-ne
Atlanta Falcons' running game is coming to life behind Steven Jackson

...not getting something out of it that you want, you tend to try to find it in other areas. We were very patient."Antone Smith added a 38-yard touchdown run as the Falcons had 30 carries for 151 yards and three touchdowns.Coach Mike Smith...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-12-04/atlanta-falcons-running-game-
Falcons take advantage of Bills' miscues, end losing streak

...plunge with 1:28 left. Atlanta snapped a five-game skid and won for the first time in six road games this season.Antone Smith also scored on a 38-yard run, while Tony Gonzalez scored on an 11-yard pass from Matt Ryan."Our team needed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-12-01/falcons-take-advantage-bills-
Battered Atlanta Falcons ready to move on against Miami

...22-yard pass that sealed the victory.Things may get a bit trickier if the Falcons have to go deeper on the depth chart. Antone Smith is known more his special-team abilities. Josh Vaughan was undrafted out of college and has rushed for just 31 yards...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-09-18/battered-atlanta-falcons-read
Falcons' Steven Jackson is dual threat out of the backfield

...and I truly believe that I'm that running back for this generation."NOTES: Fullback Brady Ewing and running back Antone Smith were held out Tuesday with undisclosed injuries. Smith said each will miss about five to 10 days, but he didn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-07-30/falcons-stevenm-jackson-dual-
Falcons turning to versatile veteran Jason Snelling

...know my coaches and teammates have confidence in me as well as Jacquizz to come in and perform, because we need it."Antone Smith, known for his special teams play, is the third option at running back."Those guys all have their different strengths...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-09-20/falcons-turning-versatile-vet
Jets' Revis cleared to practice after concussion

...cornerback will definitely be on the field in Miami.FALCONS: Cornerback Christopher Owens (concussion) and running back Antone Smith (hamstring) were held out of practice for the second consecutive day. Their status for Sunday's game at San Diego...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-09-20/jets-revis-cleared-practice-a