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Five plays that have kept Cowboys' win streak afloat
A look at the key moments that swung things into the Cowboys' favor during their current five-game winning streak.
Falcons' Vic Beasley Jr. vows to keep pushing through 'frustrating' season
The NFL's 2016 sacks leader, who has just three this season with one year left on his contract, says he needs to make the most of his opportunities.
Close not good enough as Falcons' season continues to fade
Missed opportunities and the inability to close out a tough game again cost Atlanta, which now has a quick turnaround before facing the Saints.
Bruce Irvin comes home to Atlanta to help boost pass rush
The Falcons not only get a veteran edge rusher, but the 31-year-old can step in immediately, as he's already familiar with Dan Quinn and the scheme.
Falcons need to be on offensive for second-half resurgence
Matt Ryan, who is on pace for 5,000 yards this season, has guided Atlanta to a 4-4 record -- not overly impressive yet there's room for improvement.
2018 Atlanta Falcons starters, 53-man roster, schedule prediction
A power combo of Matt Ryan and Julio Jones has the Falcons poised for a Super Bowl run in the same year they're hosting it.
Why the Falcons expect to be a top-5 defense in 2018
With nine of 11 starters returning on defense -- and all under age 32 -- Atlanta believes "last year was just a glimpse of how good we can really be."
Atlanta Falcons depth chart: Wide receiver an even bigger threat
Hoping to recover from last year's playoff loss to the Eagles, the Falcons have added some high-octane offensive weapons.
Kony Ealy another addition to Cowboys' pass-rush numbers game
Defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli has repurposed many an NFL pass-rusher, and the Cowboys hope he can squeeze some sacks from Kony Ealy.
Seahawks' Michael Bennett an obvious fit in familiar Falcons scheme
The Falcons need more pass-rush help, and coach Dan Quinn knows how to best utilize Michael Bennett, who has made the Pro Bowl the last three seasons.
Falcons have more pressing needs than re-signing Dwight Freeney
Dwight Freeney, who is signing with the Seahawks, could face his former team in Week 11 on Monday Night Football.
Sources: Falcons LB Riley to have knee surgery
Maybe Falcons' Grady Jarrett can duplicate three-sack outing vs. Pats
After taking down Tom Brady three times in Super Bowl LI, Grady Jarrett is still looking for his first sack this season.
Falcons should be close to full strength for Patriots rematch
The Falcons have struggled with turnovers and untimely mistakes in all three phases, but are getting healthy as they prepare for the Patriots.
Falcons put DL Crawford on IR for biceps injury
Source: WR Sanu out 2-3 weeks; WR Jones OK
Injuries in Falcons' loss a reminder of what they'll have to overcome
Matt Ryan was off, and the Bills boast a good defense, but injuries to Julio Jones and Mohamed Sanu certainly didn't help Atlanta on Sunday.
Falcons lose receivers Jones, Sanu vs. Bills
Falcons' without tackle Ryan Schraeder (concussion) again
Atlanta's Ty Sambrailo will get his second straight start at right tackle in place of Ryan Schraeder, this time against a tough Bills defensive front.
Falcons' Vic Beasley Jr. (hamstring) running but looks far from ready to play
After straining a hamstring in Sunday's game, Vic Beasley Jr. did a light workout on Wednesday. The Falcons did not address his status.
'In Brotherhood' video Falcons' latest move to avoid Super hangover
Strengthening the bonds between teammates, and between team and city, have been a focus for the Falcons this offseason. Sunday brings the first test.
Dan Quinn 'cool' with fans still being upset about Super Bowl collapse
Amid 28-3 jokes from opposing fans (and teams), the Falcons say they've moved on from the Super Bowl, but Quinn appreciates his fandom's fire.
Falcons' depth made it easier to cut ties with DT Ra'Shede Hageman
Moving forward without Ra'Shede Hageman won't sting as much thanks to the quality depth the Falcons have established along the defensive line.
Falcons stand pat at right guard, Ra'Shede Hageman suspended
The Falcons parted ways with 20 players on Saturday, trimming their roster to the NFL-mandated 53 players. Here's a closer look at the final moves.
Falcons' talent on improved defensive line goes deep in projected 53-man roster
With a potent offense returning and an improved defense, the Falcons are in prime position for a return trip to the Super Bowl.
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