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Devin Hester proves ability to thrive on Falcons offense

...target who can work out of the slot in much the same way as Douglas, helping to compensate for retirement of tight end Tony Gonzalez.It went about as well as the Falcons could've hoped.Ryan spread the field and threw for a franchise-record...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-08/devin-hester-proves-his-abili
Tony Gonzalez recalls when life changed at Candlestick

SAN FRANCISCO - Tony Gonzalez had more on his mind than just his...was supposed to be knocked out by Tony Gonzalez at the football game," Pfleger...supposed to get hurt from the 'hit' by Tony Gonzalez."Gonzalez won't argue that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-12-23/tony-gonzalez-recalls-when-li
Falcons' Tony Gonzalez happy to stay put at trade deadline

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The NFL trade deadline has passed.Tony Gonzalez knows where he'll be finishing his 17-year career.Now, he will try to make the best of it.Gonzalez will spend at least...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-10-31/falcons-tony-gonzalez-happy-s
Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez has no plans 'right now' to return in 2014

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Tony Gonzalez is having a harder time saying goodbye to the NFL than he imagined.As he prepares to host 40 family members and friends in Atlanta's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-12-27/falcons-tight-end-tony-gonzal
Falcons' tight end Tony Gonzalez appreciating final chances to 'be great'

ATLANTA - When he first looked at Atlanta's 2013 schedule, Tony Gonzalez was thrilled to see a late December rematch with the San Francisco 49ers.Gonzalez envisioned the Falcons exacting revenge for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-12-21/falcons-tight-end-tony-gonzal
Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez isn't 'jumping ship'

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Atlanta tight end Tony Gonzalez put off retirement for one more year with a single goal in mind: winning his first Super Bowl ring.But the Falcons are mired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-10-17/falcons-tight-end-tony-gonzal
Matt Ryan steps into teaching role for Falcons

...seventh training camp with the Atlanta Falcons.Tight end Tony Gonzalez has retired, receivers Julio Jones and Roddy White...season, but will need help following the retirement of Tony Gonzalez."I don't think it's one guy replacing what Tony...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-29/matt-ryan-steps-teaching-role
Julio Jones says right foot completely healed

...Jones. Serious injuries to receiver Roddy White and running back Steven Jackson also hurt production as tight end Tony Gonzalez was double- and triple-teamed. And the offensive line fell apart, too.The Falcons hit bottom, ranking last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-31/julio-jones-says-right-foot-c
Falcons have 'sense of urgency' as training camp opens

...so I can be here long term."Jones and White will have to carry the bulk of the receiving load now that tight end Tony Gonzalez has moved to the television studio.Gonzalez retired after making 83 catches for 859 yards and eight touchdowns in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-25/falcons-have-sense-urgency-tr
Tony Gonzalez won't be back for 2014

Going into the 2012 season, Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez was 95 percent sure he was going to retire. Then he was 97 percent sure. After that, only people with advanced calculus degrees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-07-18/tony-gonzalez-wont-be-back-20