Michaux: Not all college football announcers are sold on product placement

...have some concerns to where this is all going from a creative standpoint," said Wes Durham, the radio voice of the Atlanta Falcons. "The game is still the game and people still want the game. You can strike the happy medium in this business...

Falcons face questions as they enter bye week

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Dan Quinn dismissed Atlanta Falcons players for their bye week Monday with instructions to rest, heal and come back ready to "let it rip."There are plenty of...

Promoted backup Blaine Gabbert leads 49ers past Falcons

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Blaine Gabbert threw a pair of second-quarter touchdown passes to Garrett Celek and the undermanned San Francisco 49ers held on to beat the Atlanta Falcons 17-16 on Sunday.

Panthers are in prime position in NFC

...Panthers (8-0) have at least a two-game lead over every team in the conference ? and a three-game lead over the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC South ? entering what would appear to be a manageable stretch of games.Carolina's next four opponents...

Bucs hang on to beat Falcons in overtime after blowing big lead

...seemed even more determined to lose.Taking advantage of four turnovers, Tampa Bay jumped to a 17-point edge on the Atlanta Falcons before winning 23-20 in overtime Sunday when Connor Barth kicked a 31-yard field goal and the defense stuffed...

Falcons focus on protecting the ball against Titans

...FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Quarterback Matt Ryan knows that turnovers are the quickest way for games fall apart for the Atlanta Falcons' offense.They've shown as much as the past two weeks.After the defense bailed them out in an overtime win against...

Falcons kick off week with a healthy Julio Jones

...BRANCH, Ga. - Julio Jones opened the week on the practice field instead of the trainer's room Monday.For the Atlanta Falcons, a healthy Jones is the first sign that three consecutive off days could move the team closer to full strength for...

Saints are too much for Falcons

...racked up a career-high 127 yards receiving to go with a fourth-down touchdown catch, and New Orleans handed the Atlanta Falcons their first loss of the season with a 31-21 win on Thursday night.Desperate for a victory, the Saints (2-4...

Atlanta gets 2018 college football championship game

...selected to host College Football Playoff national championship games from a group of nine cities and regions.The Atlanta Falcons' new stadium, which will open in 2017, will be the site of the championship game scheduled for Jan. 8, 2018...

Falcons are hurting in secondary after loss to Tampa Bay

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Atlanta Falcons could have as many as three new starters in their secondary against San Francisco on Sunday, perhaps lessening the defense's...