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Falcons rookie matches Stefon Diggs first-year feat

The Falcons might not be a very good football team, but at least they’re entertaining. Atlanta hasn’t won their first game in 2022; however, they’ve been extraordinarily entertaining in both matchups this year. The club nearly completed a 28-3 comeback against the Rams on Sunday. Had Marcus Mariota not thrown a game-ending interception in the

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Spencer Strider mows down Phillies and Randy Johnson record

The Braves completed the sweep of the Phillies on Sunday thanks to another gem of a performance from Spencer Strider, who received some pretty lofty comparisons from fellow rookie Michael Harris II after the game. “I think he’s right under [Jacob] deGrom honestly,” Harris said. “I think he has the same kind of effect toward

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Where can the Falcons take advantage of the Rams?

The Falcons and Rams are coming off equally demoralizing losses. The former blew a 16-point fourth-quarter lead to their most hated rivals after dominating for much of the game, and the latter was embarrassed on national television in the NFL’s season opener, as the Bills controlled the entire game from the opening snap onward. Now,

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Falcons: AJ Terrell Greatness on display

5 Falcons to watch in Week 2 vs. Rams

The Falcons and Rams are coming off excruciating Week 1 losses. The former blew a 16-point fourth-quarter to their most hated rivals, while the latter was embarrassed on national television in the NFL’s season opener. Though LA holds the edge on paper, Atlanta is no slouch and possesses real talent on both sides of the

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Falcons: Injury to veteran could lead to more opportunities for rookie

The Falcons are gearing up for their Week 2 matchup on the West coast, taking on the 0-1 Rams in SoFi Stadium. Atlanta opened as 10.5-point underdogs because they have a significant rest disadvantage, and Los Angeles’ roster is superior in most facets. The Rams suffered a couple of injuries along the offensive line, which

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Ozzie Albies

Braves welcome Ozzie Albies back ahead of homestand

The Braves returned Ozzie Albies from his rehab assignment and reinstated him from the injured list ahead of the club’s upcoming homestand against the Phillies. In a corresponding move, the team designated Jay Jackson for assignment and placed Ehire Adrianza on the 10-day injured list with a strained left quadricep. The #Braves today returned INF

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Drake London among NFL’s best rookie performers in Week 1

The Falcons didn’t come out of Week 1 with a win, but there were plenty of positives. The offensive line looked much improved from a year ago due to changes at center and left guard, Marcus Mariota‘s mobility, and Arthur Smith’s scheme. The defense didn’t look like the unit that totaled the fewest sacks in

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Falcons QB Marcus Mariota needs to protect himself

The Falcons offense has a new identity with Marcus Mariota under center. The veteran quarterback’s mobility has illuminated a facet of Arthur Smith’s offense that was otherwise untapped with Matt Ryan as the signal caller. The effects were profound; Atlanta’s offense rushed for over 200 yards, kept the Saints defense on their heels, and stifled

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Falcons: All of the pressure is on Rams in Week 2

If you didn’t watch the Falcons game against the Saints, all you’ve probably heard about is Atlanta’s epic 16-point fourth-quarter meltdown. And rightfully so, there were major mistakes from the coaching staff, Marcus Mariota, and others. However, there was far more good than bad. The Falcons’ offensive line looked like a totally different unit —

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