Falcons can control their destiny in NFC South

The Atlanta Falcons have played just well enough to control their fate in the much-ridiculed NFC South, even though they can't finish the regular season with a winning record.

Atlanta Hawks add to winning streak with win over Philadelphia 76ers

ATLANTA - Kyle Korver and Paul Millsap each scored 17 points and Atlanta beat the Philadelphia 76ers 95-79 on Wednesday night, giving the Hawks their longest winning streak in 17 years.

Atlanta Falcons' Julio Jones is expected to play on Sunday

Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith expects receiver Julio Jones to play on Sunday against the Steelers,

Ads twist Allen's record

...for him? No. Yet, even if I did, the above statements are facts, not implications or insinuations as used by the Democratic Party. I am not ignorant, and refuse to allow the distortion of truth with such tactics!Robin Odum SheaEvans

Barrow efforts to discredit ring hollow

...The problem is, there is nothing there to discredit him. How can being a successful businessman who practices ethics be a negative?As for being a lawyer, like Mr. Barrow ? I can think of a million jokes!Robin Odum SheaEvans

Randall Joiner

...Joiner, Conley Joiner and Rachel Hortman; his uncle, Quince Marshall and his wife Pete of Foley, AL; and his aunt, Ethelene Odum of Palatka, FL. The family will be at the home of Ellen and Steve Hortman on Colesby Smith Road south of Tennille and they...

Atlanta Falcons' record could be misleading

ATLANTA - The Arizona Cardinals' Patrick Peterson says the Atlanta Falcons have more talent than their poor record shows.

Falcons need to keep offensive in gear against Packers

Atlanta will need to build on last weeks' offensive show to give the Falcons' defense a chance in Monday night's game against the NFC North-leading Green Bay Packers.

Ex-Oriole Nick Markakis is happy to be an Atlanta Brave

New Atlanta right fielder Nick Markakis said signing with the Braves "just felt right."

Falcons coach hopeful Julio Jones, William Moore will play vs. Steelers

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Falcons coach Mike Smith said the "intention" is for wide receiver Julio Jones to play against Pittsburgh after hurting his hip.