Matt Ryan and Falcons seek their second straight win. (Kevin Cox/Getty Images)

LIVE: Are Falcons headed for…first place?

11:48 am Nov. 16, 2014

CHARLOTTE — The 3-6 Atlanta Falcons, who are tied for the second-worst record in the NFC and are sixth from the bottom in the NFL, have a chance to be in first place by the

National title odds for Georgia have dropped just a bit. (W.P. Glamour Shots)

Predictions: Bucs to cure Falcons

2:37 pm Nov. 6, 2014

There have been a number of significant historical events that have taken place on Sept. 18, including the confirmation of Tiberius as Roman Emperor in 0014 (huge win for the GOP), the government loan in

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Predictions: No Gurley, no problem for Dogs

3:59 pm Oct. 30, 2014

According to suburban legend (defined as Googling outside of the perimeter),  Halloween has its origins in the ancient Celtic festival known as “Samhain” (pronounced, “sah-win,” because Celtics couldn’t spell) and is celebrated at the end

Mike Smith made some poor decisions down stretch Sunday. (AP photo)

Will Blank make move with Mike Smith?

9:30 am Oct. 27, 2014

The Falcons have scheduled coach Mike Smith’s weekly news conference for 2:30 p.m. So that should answer the immediate question: Is Mike Smith getting fired today?

Owner Arthur Blank is not a man who takes either

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Predictions: Jolly old loss for Falcons

5:07 pm Oct. 23, 2014

According to Thursday’s London Mirror (“The Intelligent Tabloid”), under “Football” news, Tottenham was looking for a win over Asteras Tripolis, a Spanish goalie may rehab with Manchester United, and Balotelli threatened a woman who took