Tag Archives: Atlanta Falcons

  • Famous FSU Ballboy Red Lightning Making the Jump to NFL

    Famous FSU Ballboy Red Lightning Making the Jump to NFL

    We don’t report much news on ballboy transactions in the NFL, but that’s only because few ballboys stand out the way Florida State’s Red Lightning did. The ginger-haired presence on the FSU sidelines was the subject of memes and discussion for the past two years. Now, it looks like he’s been able to parlay that […]

  • Prince Shembo Arrested for Killing Girlfriend’s Dog, Released by Falcons

    Prince Shembo Arrested for Killing Girlfriend’s Dog, Released by Falcons

    Atlanta Falcons linebacker Prince Shembo was arrested and charged with aggravated animal cruelty after allegedly kicking and killing his girlfriend’s dog in April. Actually scratch that. Make it ex-Falcons linebacker, and take out the “allegedly part.” The Falcons released the second-year player out of Notre Dame hours after charges were announced, wanting to wash their […]

  • The Falcons’ Steven Jackson Bulldozes Into End Zone (GIF)

    The Falcons’ Steven Jackson Bulldozes Into End Zone (GIF)

    Steven Jackson, running back for the Atlanta Falcons, recently showed the value in a larger running back during Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins. During a play that demonstrated exactly what the sport of football is all about, he ran the ball into the end zone, not bothering to stop just because Redskins cornerback Josh […]

  • Golden Tate Makes One-Handed Touchdown Catch (GIFs)

    Golden Tate Makes One-Handed Touchdown Catch (GIFs)

    Someone might want to consider calling Golden Tate the “One-Armed Bandit” after his showing at Sunday’s Seahawks-Falcons game. Seattle’s wide receiver reached out with one hand and made a difficult touchdown catch at the very end of the second quarter, strengthening his team’s lead en route to their 33-10 victory. Pay attention to the details, […]

  • This Day In Sports History (October 11th) — Deion Sanders

    This Day In Sports History (October 11th) — Deion Sanders

    It was on this day in 1992 that Deion Sanders suited up for both the Atlanta Falcons and the Atlanta Braves.  He remains the only man in history to dress for two different professional sports team in one day. Deion Sanders’ wild weekend began on Saturday night when he played in Game 4 of the […]

  • Julio Jones Makes Incredible One-Handed Catch (GIF)

    Julio Jones Makes Incredible One-Handed Catch (GIF)

    With the Atlanta Falcons facing a 1st & 20 from their own 27 yard line with 5:35 remaining in the fourth quarter and the Jets leading by a score of 27-20, it was time for a member of the Dirty Birds to step up and make a big play on offense. That someone was Julio […]