| Jul 18, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Twitter, an inanimate, but seemingly omnipresent online tool that can at times take on a life of its own, has a mystifying stranglehold on sports and those who follow them and work in them. Very few can and will dispute that fact. Following a second team-...
| Jun 26, 2013
WILLIAMSBURG — The last time Matt Ryan had touched down in Virginia, he crushed the hopes of thousands. Tuesday's visit was far more benign.
Ryan, the Atlanta Falcons' Pro Bowl quarterback out of Boston College, appeared at William and Mary's...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 6:10 PM
The Atlanta Falcons hopes of an unbeaten season were extinguished by an old nemisis.
The Saints defense weathered 411 passing yards from Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan by coming up with two huge fourth quarter stops in a 31-27 win Sunday at the Superdome....
| Sep 11, 2011
| 4:59 PM
The Bears didn't just announce to doubters they're to be taken seriously in the NFC this season. They screamed it.
A 30-12 dismantling of the Falcons in the season opener Sunday at Soldier Field was as much an affirmation as it was a victory. They took...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Am I the only one who's afraid the acquisition of Brandon Marshall may lead to an increase number of Jay Cutler interceptions? Jay can get too enamored with a player he likes, i.e. Greg Olsen. I get the feeling we'll see Jay force quite a few balls...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Following NFL Network's coverage of the NFL Draft, the network debuts this year's countdown of the best players in the NFL with the 11-epsiode series The Top 100: Players of 2012. Beginning Saturday, April 28, at 8pm ET, each episode of The Top 100 will...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 4:36 PM
This Super Bowl-related music thing sounds better than the over-hyped halftime show at the game itself. â€śVH1's Pepsi Super Bowl Fan Jamâ€ť airsÂ live on VH1 Thursday (Feb. 3) at 9 p.m. ET. Hosted by supermodelÂ Marisa Miller, the concert...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. look at which first-year players will have the most productive NFL season in 2011. Weigh in with your comment. [Updated at 12:56 p.m.: Sam Farmer, Los Angeles Times As much as I like Atlanta’s......
| Oct 24, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Detroit Lions defensive linemen Ndamukong Suh and Cliff Avril are being accused of taunting Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan while he was injured during Sunday's game....
| Sep 19, 2011
ATLANTA — With quarterback Michael Vick knocked out of the game for good near the end of the third quarter, Sunday night's nationally televised epic clash turned into the ultimate test for the Eagles defense, running game and third-team...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 5:56 PM
The Seahawks outscored the Falcons 21-6 in the second half Sunday behind aggressive defense and a dynamic no-huddle offense. But it wasn’t enough – the Falcons’ 24-7 halftime lead proved too much for the Seahawks to overcome.
| Jan 15, 2011
| 9:23 PM
Brett who? Aaron Rodgers has turned these NFL
playoffs into his own showcase.
Carving up the NFC's top-seeded team, Rodgers threw three
touchdown passes, ran for another score and led the Green Bay
Packers to their second straight postseason road...