Unbeaten Falcons dominating the turnover battle

Updated: October 10, 2012, 6:27 PM ET
Associated Press

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- When the Atlanta Falcons gather in the meeting room at the beginning of each week, they can always count on coach Mike Smith jotting one thing on the board.

Turnover margin.

Smith has made that a priority during his five years as coach, and the Falcons are sure following his lead this season. Atlanta is 5-0 for the first time in franchise history and, not so coincidentally, has a plus-10 edge in turnovers, tied with New England for the best mark in the league.

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