Atlanta Falcons

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 30: Vic Beasley of the Clemson Tigers holds up a jersey after he was picked #8 overall by the Atlanta Falcons during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rookie Spotlight: Vic Beasley Will Be An Every-Down Player For Atlanta Falcons

The Atlanta Falcons weren’t horrible last season, but help on defense was certainly needed. That’s why they went out and drafted linebacker Vic Beasley who should be a big contributor in his rookie season and even wants to play every down.

08/29/2015

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Report: Bruce Irvin Plans On Playing For Atlanta In 2016

The Seattle Seahawks’ linebacker would like to play for Atlanta after the 2015 season, according to BlackSportsOnline.com

1090 The Fan–05/14/2015

Former Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn is the new Atlanta Falcons head man. (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Dan Quinn on The Sandmeyer Show

Former Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn joined The Steve Sandmeyer Show Thursday afternoon.

1090 The Fan–02/05/2015

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Falcons Agree To 5-Year Deal With Seahawks’ Dan Quinn

The Atlanta Falcons’ long wait for new leadership on the field finally ended Monday when Seattle defensive coordinator Dan Quinn was named the team’s coach.

1090 The Fan–02/02/2015

Dan Quinn (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Quinn’s Second Interview With Falcons Goes ‘Very Well’

Seattle defensive coordinator Dan Quinn’s second interview with the Falcons appears to have strengthened his chances of becoming Atlanta’s next coach.

1090 The Fan–01/20/2015

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Minnesota Vikings Head Into The Offseason Optimistic, But Unsatisfied

The Minnesota Vikings have more confidence and optimism heading into this offseason than they did a year ago. They have two of the most important pieces in place in head coach Mike Zimmer and Teddy Bridgewater. Also, they improved in several areas from the past season. The Vikings have 12 free agents this offseason, but just one opening day starter.

12/29/2014

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Josh McDaniels Is In The Mix For A Head Coaching Position

New England’s offensive coordinator says he’s happy where he is, but at least one NFL team is seriously interested in interviewing him.

12/29/2014

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The Good, Bad And Ugly That Was The 2014 Falcons Season

It’s time for a regime change in Atlanta. Despite this, not everything went wrong for the Dirty Birds this season.

12/29/2014

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CBS Sports’ Tony Gonzalez Talks Falcons vs. Browns

What does Tony Gonzalez think about Atlanta’s chances of making the NFL Playoffs? Who should Cleveland name as their starting quarterback? Gonzalez answers these questions and more.

11/18/2014

Wide receiver Devin Hester #17 of the Atlanta Falcons returns a punt for a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during a game at the Georgia Dome on September 18, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Five Things: Buccaneers Vs. Falcons Thursday Night Roundup

56-14. You just don’t see scores like that in the NFL very often. Tampa Bay didn’t look like an NFL team last night, not scoring until the fourth quarter. For Atlanta, this was exactly the performance it needed.

09/19/2014

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