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Atlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints Prediction and Preview

By John La Fleur, 1 month 4 days ago
Both the Atlanta Falcons and New Orleans Saints will be coming off of a bye and ready to embark on the second half of their schedules when they meet Sunday in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. But that's pretty much where the similarities end for the NFC South rivals, as the Saints (7-1) have the second-best record in the NFC, thanks to a six-game winning streak, while the Falcons (1-7) have lost...

Seattle Seahawks vs. Atlanta Falcons Prediction and Preview

By Scott Whittum, 1 month 2 weeks ago
The first half of the 2019 NFL season comes to a close for the Seattle Seahawks (5-2) on Sunday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium when they take on the struggling Atlanta Falcons (1-6).   Seattle got a bit of a reality check last Sunday when they lost to the Baltimore Ravens, 30-16. Russell Wilson proved that he was human, throwing his first interception of the season to Marcus Peters, who...

5 Best Dual-Threat Quarterbacks in NFL History

By Aaron Tallent, 1 month 3 weeks ago
In last week's 23-17 win over the Cincinnati Bengals, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson became the first in the Super Bowl era to pass for more than 200 yards and rush for more than 150 in a regular-season game. In past seasons, Jackson would have been an outlier as a signal-caller, but today, we are seeing more and more dual-threat quarterbacks.   But even though there are...

Atlanta Falcons vs. Arizona Cardinals Prediction and Preview

By Jake Rose, 2 months 3 days ago
The Arizona Cardinals and the Atlanta Falcons have a lot of things in common: bad defense, good offense, one win each, and both named after birds. But the Falcons and Cardinals are two teams trending in different directions.   The Falcons are now eons away from “28-3” in Super Bowl LI and are fading faster than John Travolta’s and Nic Cage’s movie careers after...

Atlanta Falcons vs. Indianapolis Colts Prediction and Preview

By Rob McVey, 2 months 3 weeks ago
The Indianapolis Colts (1-1) get to enjoy the friendly confines of Lucas Oil Stadium for the first time this season, as they play host to the Atlanta Falcons (1-1) on Sunday for a pivotal Week 3 cross-conference matchup.   The Colts spent the first two weeks of the post-Andrew Luck era on the road with mixed results against a pair of AFC playoff contenders. Week 1 ended with a...

Sunday Night Football: Philadelphia Eagles vs. Atlanta Falcons Prediction and Preview

By Tom Bowles, 3 months 1 day ago
It’s hard to believe that the Atlanta Falcons and Philadelphia Eagles met in a divisional playoff game as recently as January of 2018. Since then, franchises that combined for two of the past three NFC conference titles have gone in markedly different directions.   The Eagles went through a difficult 2019 but bounced back late to make the playoffs, making the divisional round before...

Atlanta Falcons vs. Minnesota Vikings Prediction and Preview

By Rob McVey, 3 months 1 week ago
The Minnesota Vikings will play host to the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday afternoon inside U.S. Bank Stadium. It will mark the 31st meeting all-time between the two teams. The Vikings hold a 19-11 edge over the Falcons in the series. And Minnesota has won each of the last three matchups, the most recent being a 14-9 victory in 2017. Both the Vikings and the Falcons look to return to playoff form in...

Fantasy Football Team Names for Every NFL Team

By Athlon Sports, 3 months 1 week ago
Finding a great fantasy football team name in 2019 can be a chore. That's why it's best to leave it to the experts. We rounded up a list of the best and even slightly vulgar fantasy football team names and have them linked below alphabetically by NFL team. So if you're a fan of the Cowboys or really hate the Patriots, or if you just want to tell your league that you drafted...

Austin Hooper: Fantasy Outlook 2019

By Athlon Sports, 4 months 2 days ago
As the 2019 fantasy football season nears, it's time to examine players who could make or break your fantasy team. Here's a look at Atlanta Falcons tight end Austin Hooper and his fantasy outlook for the season ahead.     Austin Hooper Fantasy Outlook Hooper’s red zone chances have increased each of the past two years. Tevin Coleman’s departure could...

NFL Scouts Talk Anonymously About NFC South Teams

By Athlon Sports, 4 months 3 days ago
New Orleans is the two-time defending NFC South champion while no other team finished better than 7-9 last season. The Saints hope their Super Bowl window is still open while Atlanta, Carolina and Tampa Bay are looking to turn things around.   The Falcons have the offense to compete with pretty much every team but need better results (and health) from their defense, which is now overseen...