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Thursday, August 19, 2010
Observations on the Falcons

By Pat Yasinskas

The Atlanta Falcons have been a trendy pick lately to win the NFC South and maybe go deep into the preseason.

If you put any stock at all into preseason games, it might be time to tone down the Atlanta hype a bit. In Thursday night’s 28-10 loss to New England, there weren’t many bright spots for the Falcons. A few observations: