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Atlanta Falcons vs. New York Giants Preview and Prediction

Eli Manning and the Giants need an error-proof game to bounce back from bad division loss
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Atlanta Falcons vs. New York Giants Preview and Prediction

The New York Giants' defense played far better in Week 1 than anyone expected against the Dallas Cowboys for 58 minutes and 27 seconds. The last 1:33 seconds was not very good, but that was probably the offense's fault.

 

Why You Should Start Colin Kaepernick and Other Start/Sit Fantasy Advice for Week 2

Who else is a must start and a must sit in week 2 for QB, D/ST and K?
Why You Should Start Colin Kaepernick and Other Start/Sit Fantasy Advice for Week 2

Week 1 is in the books and it provided many surprises for fantasy owners as well as unbelievable frustration as well. Who would have guessed that guys like Marcus Mariota, Andy Dalton and Alex Smith would outscore supposed studs like Peyton Manning, Drew Brees and Russell Wilson?

 

Atlanta Falcons Sign QB Rex Grossman

It's a one-year, $1 million contract
Atlanta Falcons Sign QB Rex Grossman

With two preseason games left before the 2015 NFL season kicks off, the Atlanta Falcons have signed 35-year-old QB Rex Grossman to a one-year, $1 million contract.

 

NFL Scouts Talk Anonymously About NFC South Teams

Scouts analyze the Falcons, Panthers, Saints, and Buccaneers.
NFL Scouts Talk Anonymously About NFC South Teams

Since the NFC South's inception in 2002, only one team has won back-to-back division titles — the Carolina Panthers from 2013-14. However, they finished with a sub-.500 record last year. With no true dominant team, this division is really a toss-up. Any of these teams could win this division, but will any of them clearly stand out from the others?

 

Five Things to Watch in Friday's Tennessee Titans vs. Atlanta Falcons Preseason Game

Marcus Mariota will make his long-awaited NFL debut against the Falcons
Five Things to Watch in Friday’s Tennessee Titans vs. Atlanta Falcons Preseason Game

The Titans and Falcons are both coming off of disappointing seasons and look to make 2015 a fresh start. The Titans and second-year head coach Ken Whisenhunt will look to bounce back from a dreadful 2-14 campaign last year. The Falcons hired new head coach Dan Quinn, formerly the defensive coordinator of the Seattle Seahawks.

 

Here are five things to watch for in tonight’s preseason matchup.

 

Answering the NFC South's Biggest Questions in 2015

Who will dominate the NFC South headlines this fall?
Answering the NFC South's Biggest Questions in 2015

NFL training camps are opening up all across the nation, signaling the official return of pro football.

 

Athlon Sports is going division by division, asking and (trying to) answering the biggest question for every team in the league entering the 2015 season.

 

Examining the Over/Under 2015 Win Totals for the NFC South

Can the Carolina Panthers make it three division titles in a row?
Examining the Over/Under 2015 Win Totals for the NFC South

The NFC South was absolutely awful last year with every team posting a record below .500. Almost every team in the division shuttled players in and out to prevent that from happening again in 2015. The biggest question is who is going to take the crown and by how much.

 

2015 NFL Training Camp Dates and Locations

The road to Super Bowl 50 begins with the start of training camps across the country
2015 NFL Training Camp Dates and Locations

The New England Patriots are the defending Super Bowl champions and won't officially open defense of their title until Sept. 10 when they host the Pittsburgh Steelers to kick off the 2015 NFL regular season.

Atlanta Falcons 2015 Team Preview and Prediction

Julio Jones and the Falcons look to turn things around and get back into the thick of the NFC South race
Atlanta Falcons 2015 Team Preview and Prediction

The bleeding never stopped. The Falcons blew a 17-point lead at home in the 2012 NFC Championship Game and, two full seasons later, still haven’t recovered. An offensive line thin on talent suffered a collection of season-ending injuries in two consecutive offseasons. Julio Jones, easily the most talented player on the roster, was lost in 2013 to a broken foot.

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