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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...
Falcons coach Mike Smith says mistakes will be corrected before season opener

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith says the many mistakes made against Tennessee will be corrected before the season opener at New Orleans.
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...comMiscellaneous? The Boy Scouts of America Georgia-Carolina Council will hold a fund-raising event with Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith on March 21 at the Augusta Marriott Hotel & Suites in downtown Augusta. A reception will be held at...
Horn's stay in Atlanta may be winding down's most productive linemen, apparently because then-coach Bobby Petrino didn't like his work habits. The player quickly landed in Jacksonville and played for defensive coordinator Mike Smith, who is now the Falcons' head coach.

...for six years and I'm just excited to get this opportunity." - One day after he was introduced as the Atlanta Falcons head coach, Bobby Petrino reached agreements with his offensive and defensive coordinators. Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator...
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Vick hopes plan doesn't change

...time with the St. Louis Rams. "He's as aggressive a play caller as there is in the National Football League," Falcons head coach Jim Mora said of Martz. Led by veteran quarterback Jon Kitna and receiver Roy Williams, the Lions are throwing...
Vick again uses arm to deliver a victory

...lineman Patrick Kerney said. "It takes the pressure off any individual knowing so many guys can make a play." Falcons head coach Jim Mora was at a loss to explain his quarterback's suddenly enhanced proficiency. "It's just football...
Offenses can't run from Jackson needed in another week. "I'll play every play if they want me to once I get my wind in," Jackson said. Falcons head coach Jim Mora called Jackson a "good get" for the Falcons. "He might not run the 4.5 (second) 40-yard dash...
Atlanta, nation tune in for Vick

...passion about the Falcons that never existed before Arthur Blank bought the team from the Rankin Smith family. Former Falcons head coach Dan Reeves - a Georgia native - couldn't believe the mess he inherited in 1997 when he came to Atlanta after a...
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