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Falcons rookie Justin Hardy adjusting to pace of NFL

...Atlanta Falcons. He's learning that whomever the team deploys next fall had better be ready to work quickly.New Falcons head coach Dan Quinn wants to pick up the pace.Hardy is not known for his speed, yet that's not why the rookie wide receiver...
Falcons get soldier experience during Fort Gordon visit teller.With Hawley's command, the center's supporting cast fired 34 shots, landing 16 lethal hits.New Falcons head coach Dan Quinn ? along with 18 players, three alumni and two cheerleaders ? described the simulation as the most eye-opening...
Goodell to hear appeal of Brady's suspension

...not pick up the fifth-year option on Irvin's contract.Irvin is from Atlanta and would like to play for new Falcons head coach Dan Quinn, who was the defensive coordinator with the Seahawks before taking the Atlanta job in February.? Backup...
Ex-Ram named Falcons' assistant head coach

...59-16 and 34-27 victories over the Falcons. "Rich has agreed to come, and I'm excited about having him," Falcons head coach Dan Reeves said. "I thought he did an excellent job with the Rams with a lot of young talent. "His background...
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Falcons head coach says he's not worried about job security

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Coach Mike Smith isn't shying away from criticism as the Atlanta Falcons fall apart for the second year in a row. He said the team's failures fall on him.
Falcons' defense has unfamiliar faces

...assists in 2012. "I anticipate playing every week. In this league, you never know. I can see playing more."Falcons head coach Mike Smith said that defensive coordinator Mike Nolan and linebackers coach Glenn Pires have been "burning the midnight...
Mora chosen as Falcons head coach

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Falcons have reached agreement to hire San Francisco defensive coordinator Jim Mora as the team's head coach, a source said Thursday night.
Mora isn't pushing panic button just yet

...attention was drawn in two directions. Immediately after Baltimore's 24-10 victory against Atlanta, half of the Falcons' head coach was tending to questions from the reporters in front of him. And half of Mora was focused on the TV mounted in...
Falcons get first victory in dominating fashion

...long since they had one. "When you're coming off two losses, it's hard to remember your last win," the Falcons' head coach said Monday, a day after Atlanta beat the Cincinnati Bengals 30-3. "When you're 0-2 and everybody says...
Falcons' road to playoffs will be difficult one

...for the NFC South title. Atlanta, Tampa Bay and Carolina all have a credible shot at taking the championship. Falcons head coach Jim Mora has said the closing stretch of the season could mark the beginning of a "dogfight" for the division crown...