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

Why is Atlanta's defense struggling?

Last year, as the Falcons became the "Cinderella Story" of the NFL going from 4-12 to an 11-5 playoff team, rookie QB Matt Ryan got the most hype because cool-under-pressure demeanor. While Ryan was a key to their success, it was the defense that helped return them to postseason play and this year it's the reason they are going to be watching from home in January...
December 14, 2009

Falcons Re-Sign DE Chauncey Davis

As first reported by's Adam Schefter, the Atlanta Falcons have re-signed defensive end Chauncey Davis to a four-year, $14 million contract. The deal is front-loaded, according to sources, with $8 million to be paid over the first two years.
March 3, 2009