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  • Corey Peters' status unknown

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Defensive tackle Corey Peters was on the practice field Monday for the Atlanta Falcons, but his status for Sunday's season opener against the rival New Orleans Saints remains unclear.

    about 5 hours ago | Vaughn McClure
  • Falcons hope Graham just a nightmare

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- The tone of Atlanta Falcons strong safety William Moore's voice lowered a notch as he recalled last year's second meeting with rival New Orleans, a game won 17-13 by the Saints.

    about 7 hours ago | Vaughn McClure
  • It's on the line for Atlanta Falcons now

    Come Sunday, the Atlanta Falcons' coaching staff will get a true measure of the offseason upgrades up front on both sides of the ball.Speaking strictly from an offensive perspective, offensive line coach Mike Tice certainly doesn't expect his guys to back down against the NFC South favorite New Orleans Saints.

    about 14 hours ago | Vaughn McClure
  • Falcons add eight to practice squad

    The Atlanta Falcons announced the signing of eight players to the practice squad on Sunday.The group includes rookie cornerback Ricardo Allen, a fifth-round draft pick who was unable to secure a spot on the 53-man roster.

    about 1 day ago | Vaughn McClure
  • Source: Atlanta Falcons claim Nate Stupar

    The Atlanta Falcons have claimed linebacker Nate Stupar off waivers from the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to a league source.Stupar immediately joins the Falcons' 53-man roster.

    about 1 day ago | Vaughn McClure
  • Falcons keep three QBs on 53-man roster

    One of the interesting aspects to emerge from the Atlanta Falcons' trimming of the roster to 53 was how many quarterbacks were left in the mix.It turned out to be three.

    about 2 days ago | Vaughn McClure
  • Atlanta Falcons cut-down analysis

    Most significant move: From a draft perspective, the biggest surprise was the Falcons cutting ties with fifth-round pick Ricardo Allen out of Purdue. The rookie cornerback didn't do much during the preseason, but you figured the Falcons would keep him around regardless.

    about 2 days ago | Vaughn McClure
  • Falcons waive rookie OLB Jacques Smith

    The Atlanta Falcons continued to shave their roster down to 53 players by releasing rookie outside linebacker Jacques Smith, a league source told ESPN.

    about 2 days ago | Vaughn McClure


Osi Umenyiora, Falcons
Falcons DE Osi Umenyiora dishes on his pick for the Super Bowl, whether he would rather sustain a concussion or a knee injury, Russell Wilson's ability to escape the pocket, New York City's distractions and more.