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Rookie offensive tackle Jake Matthews #70 of the Atlanta Falcons runs drills during rookie minicamp at the Atlanta Falcons Training Facility on May 16, 2014 in Flowery Branch, Georgia. (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

The Matthews Legacy Continues With Jake Playing For The Falcons

As a third-generation NFL player, as well as relatives playing both for college and professional teams in Atlanta, Jake Matthews seems like a perfect fit for the Falcons.

08/08/2014

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5 Players In The NFL Who Will Have A Bounce Back Season Offensively

Here is a list of five players who will have a bounce back season.

07/29/2014

Adalius Thomas (Photo by Joe Murphy/NFLPhotoLibrary), Gary Baxter (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) Edgerton Hartwell (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Top 5 Post Raven Flame-outs

Here’s the top 5 players who left the Ravens for big money contracts only to flame out & flop in other NFL cities.

06/11/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 25: (L-R) Kathaleen O'Connor and Eric Mabe from Middletown, New York show support for the New York Giants during the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City.

Top 5 Goofiest NFL Draft Moments

Will anything weird happen at the NFL Draft? Probably. But until then, here are our five favorite goofy NFL Draft moments.

05/07/2014

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Bob Haynie: College And Pro Football Picks

3 and 3. That’s how I rolled as the calendar turned to November. Not great. Not even good, quite frankly. But better than October ended, for sure.

11/08/2013

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Jeremy Conn: ATS Picks Week 4

Last week I went 5-1 in my picks… My only loss was my Lock of the Week. I am now 11-6-1 on the season.

09/26/2013

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Bob Haynie: College And Pro Football Picks

As I did last year, I will pick three games from both the college and pro ranks. We’ll tally up the total at the end of the season and see how well things went.

09/06/2013

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Bob Haynie: NFL Predictions 2013

The National Football League season kicks off on Thursday night with a marquee matchup. The defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens travel to Denver to face a Broncos team that is picked by many to be this year’s powerhouse squad.

09/04/2013

ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 08: Steven Jackson #39 of the Atlanta Falcons rushes out away from the Cincinnati Bengals at Georgia Dome on August 8, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Steven Jackson Provides The Falcons With A Much Needed Boost

Quarterback Matt Ryan set five Falcons single-season passing records. While impressive, it made the Falcons one-dimensional, relying too much on their aerial attack. With the addition of All-Pro running back Steven Jackson, the Falcons can now be dangerous both through the air and on the ground.

08/28/2013

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Scott Garceau: Lackluster Effort By SB Champs

“I can’t remember us playing worse since we came here.” The words of Head Coach John Harbaugh at halftime after watching his Ravens get pushed around by the Falcons in week 2 of the pre-season.

08/16/2013

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Ravens, Falcons Find Lessons In Preseason Matchup

The Atlanta Falcons remain winless in the preseason, yet they are pleased with their progress as they move toward the start of the regular season.

08/16/2013

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Excited Ravens Fans Pack M&T Bank Stadium For Home Preseason Opener

For the first time since they became Super Bowl champions, the Ravens take the field at M&T Bank Stadium. And Baltimore fans–hungry for football to come back to Charm City–are back it, too.

08/15/2013

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