Several starters miss practice

Wednesday's practice at Flowery Branch was missing several key starters as the Falcons prepare to take on the New York Jets this Sunday. RB Michael Turner was a no-show as well as QB Matt Ryan and several other missed the workout as well...
December 16, 2009

Mike Smith: Ryan will miss this week's game

Even though backup QB Chris Redman threw for 243 yards and two touchdowns while leading the Falcons to a 20-17 win over Tampa Bay, the hope was that second-year QB Matt Ryan would be back under center this week against Philadelphia. That hope was dashed today with the news that he will miss this week's game due to the injury...
November 30, 2009

Norwood Hopes To Boost Falcons Ground Game

The Falcons couldn't get their running game going last Sunday against the Patriots. Jerious Norwood aims to help fix that problem.
October 1, 2009

Falcons Trying to Keep Special Teams Special

The overlooked story while the Falcons were marching through their 11-5 season was the contribution of the special teams. Their play helped to cover up a shaky defense and a leaky secondary.
June 19, 2009

A Q&A With Greg Knox

A Q&A with new Mississippi State assistant football coach Greg Knox. Although it hasn't officially been announced, it is expected that Greg will coach the running backs.
January 23, 2009

NFL Early Games Preview: Players to Watch

Scout.com Senior NFL Analyst Ed Thompson takes a look at the players who are on a roll -- and a few who can't seem to get rolling -- as 16 teams prepare to clash in the Week 4 early games.
September 27, 2008

Postgame Observations: Lions-Falcons

Scout.com's Ed Thompson hands out his gameballs and shares his thoughts on Sunday's contest between the Atlanta Falcons and the Detroit Lions. And don't miss his picks for the day's powerful quotes by some of the players from each team.
September 8, 2008