Why is Dan Quinn the NFL's most unique coach?
Falcons coach Dan Quinn is the most unique coach that veteran defender Dwight Freeney has ever encountered. But what makes the Falcons' head honcho so unique? Chris Wesseling explores.
Super Bowl LI: NFL draft fits for Falcons, Patriots
Even the Falcons and Patriots, as talented as they are, will have needs to address this offseason. We take a look at which draft prospects could be good fits to fill holes for the Super Bowl teams.
Super Bowl LI: Five-part plan for Atlanta Falcons to win it all
How can Matt Ryan counter the Patriots' D? What will Kyle Shanahan be focusing on in the early going? Bucky Brooks spells out five things the Atlanta Falcons can do to win Super Bowl LI.
Championship Sunday injury report
Here are the official injury reports ahead of Sunday's Championship games. Which teams are dealing with the prospect of key players who might be forced to sit out this week?
Injuries: Ladarius Green, Harrison didn't practice
Steelers tight end Ladarius Green and linebacker James Harrison didn't practice Thursday. Green has been out with a concussion and illness and Harrison is dealing with shoulder and tricep injuries.
Falcons' pass rush flashes behind Beasley, Clayborn
Under coach Dan Quinn, the Atlanta Falcons' pass rush has already displayed vast improvements. On Friday, the tandem of rookie Vic Beasley and veteran Adrian Clayborn wrecked havoc in the Jets' backfield.
What to watch for in Lions-Falcons London game
Ndamukong Suh and the Lions' No. 1 defense travel to London to take on quarterback Matt Ryan and an injury-depleted Falcons offensive line. Find out what else to watch for as you wake up to Wembley.
Injury roundup: Megatron (ankle) limited in practice
Calvin Johnson made the trip to London and is running, but he wasn't much of a participant in practice. The Detroit Lions might sit out the star receiver for the third straight week.
Nine things to watch on 'Thursday Night Football'
Matt Ryan followed up maybe his best career performance with a lackluster one Sunday. Josh McCown is still looking for traction in Tampa Bay. Who faces more pressure going into Thursday's game?
Atlanta Falcons season preview: Shortcomings on D
With Tony Gonzalez gone, the stars are aligned for Atlanta's Julio Jones to have a huge year. Will a new emphasis on tougher line play help the Falcons bounce back from an embarrassing 2013?
Projected 2014 starters: Atlanta Falcons
Jake Matthews will be a plug-and-play offensive tackle for the Falcons. But which side will he protect? Marc Sessler attempts to answer the question by predicting Atlanta's 2014 depth chart.
Roster Reset: NFC South
Lovie Smith and Co. have revamped the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' roster, signing 17 new players. But will it be enough to take control of the NFC South?
Arthur Blank: Falcons '13 season was 'blip in the charts'
Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank said his team's disastrous 2013 season was an anomaly. But the team's owner knows the problems that plagued the Falcons last season won't fix themselves.
Peria Jerry, Atlanta Falcons agree to terms
The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms with defensive lineman Peria Jerry, the team announced Wednesday. What do their offseason moves say about a potential shift toward a 3-4 defense?
Best free-agent signings so far
The Around The League crew picks its favorite signings of free agency thus far. Newly minted Patriot Darrelle Revis is among them. Who else makes the list?
Atlanta Falcons agree with Paul Soliai, Tyson Jackson
The Atlanta Falcons hit free agency with a splash Tuesday by announcing agreements with Paul Soliai, Tyson Jackson and Jon Asamoah. They also released safety Thomas DeCoud.
Jonathan Babineaux re-signs with Atlanta Falcons
Jonathan Babineaux is staying in Atlanta. The underrated defensive tackle signed a three-year, $9 million extension with the Falcons on Tuesday.
Free agency primer: Top 25 defensive linemen
While offensive playmakers are scant in this year's free-agent crop, Chris Wesseling says defensive linemen like pass rusher Jared Allen and run stuffer Red Bryant are plentiful.
Corey Peters, Atlanta Falcons strike one-year contract
Corey Peters will return to the Atlanta Falcons after signing a one-year contract Tuesday. What's next on general manager Thomas Dimitroff's offseason agenda?
Top 101 NFL free agents for 2014
Where do Bills safety Jairus Byrd and Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker fit in Around The League's multitiered list of the top 101 NFL free agents for 2014?