The Good, Bad And Ugly That Was The 2014 Falcons SeasonIt's time for a regime change in Atlanta. Despite this, not everything went wrong for the Dirty Birds this season.
CBS Sports' Tony Gonzalez Talks Falcons vs. BrownsWhat does Tony Gonzalez think about Atlanta's chances of making the NFL Playoffs? Who should Cleveland name as their starting quarterback? Gonzalez answers these questions and more.
Five Things: Buccaneers Vs. Falcons Thursday Night Roundup56-14. You just don’t see scores like that in the NFL very often. Tampa Bay didn’t look like an NFL team last night, not scoring until the fourth quarter. For Atlanta, this was exactly the performance it needed.
Offense Wakes Up Just In Time, 49ers Clinch Playoff Spot With Dramatic Win Over FalconsThe underdog Atlanta Falcons gave San Francisco all they wanted Monday Night, but could not pull off the upset. In the final game played at Candlestick Park the 49ers sent off the stadium in style with a dramatic, playoff clinching win.
Atlanta Falcons Have Perfect Stage To Exact Revenge On San Francisco 49ersWhile the rematch from last year’s NFC Championship Game will not quite live up to the hype that was expected when the season started, it’s still a very interesting match-up. Both teams have plenty to play for and will do everything they can to leave the field Monday with win.
Fantasy Football: Top 12 Quarterbacks To DraftHaving an elite signal-caller who can win you the game in crunch time is essential for any NFL franchise.
Daily Madden: 49ers Should Win, But They'll Be ChallengedJohn Madden thinks the 49ers will win Sunday's NFC Championship game against the Falcons in Atlanta, but doesn't expect a cake walk.
Monkey Not Off Falcons' Back YetWhen the Atlanta Falcons beat the Seattle Seahawks, they earned the first playoff win for both Matt Ryan and Tony Gonzalez. The entire franchise was able to breathe a sigh of relief, but will need to re-focus with San Francisco up next. With the winner heading to the Super Bowl, Atlanta must be careful to not suffer an emotional let down, and will face even more pressure as the stakes have been raised.
Daily Madden: Are Drop-Back QBs Headed For Extinction?Chip Kelly's announcement that he's leaving Oregon for the Philadelphia Eagles is another sign of big changes in NFL offenses. But John Madden said it's too early to say the read-option executed by 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and others will fundamentally alter the NFL.
Daily Madden: No Silver Lining For RaidersThe Oakland Raiders were crushed by the New Orleans Saints 38-17 Sunday. They've given up 135 points in their last three games, and are 3-7 for the season.
The 5-0 Falcons Are Nearly Impossible For The Raiders To BeatThe Atlanta Falcons are tied with the Houston Texans for the best record in the NFL at 5-0. With depth at every position, how can the Raiders hope to stop the high powered Falcons?
Daily Madden: The Good And The Not So Good In The NFLJohn Madden reviews his notes from Sunday's NFL games.