Tag Archives: Atlanta Falcons

  • 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 […]

  • Atlanta Airport Workers Egged the Saints Team Bus Last Night

    Atlanta Airport Workers Egged the Saints Team Bus Last Night

    It’s not uncommon for travelling sports teams to receive inhospitable welcomes from opposing fans. It’s all part of the fun—booing and heckling your team’s rivals as they board or get off the team bus on the way to or from a game. In fact, the New Orleans Saints received one of these inhospitable welcomes just […]

  • Michael Turner Throws His Teammate Into A Block (Video)

    Michael Turner Throws His Teammate Into A Block (Video)

    Sometimes when your teammates don’t want to block for you, you simply have to force them to by throwing them into the defender yourself with one arm while carrying the rock with the other.  Michael Turner did just that during the second quarter of last night’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, as he grabbed a […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 12/15/11 — John Abraham

    Stat Line Of The Night — 12/15/11 — John Abraham

    Winning “Stat Line of the Night” honors is not easy to do as a defensive football player. Then again, it isn’t easy putting up stats like John Abraham did during last night’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. We could have easily given this award to Falcons wide receiver Roddy White, who recorded ten receptions for […]

  • Matt Ryan Was Rocking Out On Sunday Night (GIF)

    Matt Ryan Was Rocking Out On Sunday Night (GIF)

    In addition to throwing for 195 yards and four touchdowns during Sunday night’s victory over the Philadelphia Eagles, Matt Ryan also took a moment to do some rocking out in the Georgia Dome, as he performed a flawless air-guitar-splits maneuver while being pressured by the Eagles’ ferocious pass-rush. Somehow Ryan’s groin was able to remain […]

  • Julio Jones Has Some Mad Hops (Video)

    Julio Jones Has Some Mad Hops (Video)

    During the Sunday night game between the Atlanta Falcons and the Philadelphia Eagles, Al Michaels and Chris Collinsworth began discussing the trade that moved the Falcons up to the sixth spot at the 2011 NFL entry draft so that they could take Alabama’s star wideout, Julio Jones. In order to obtain Jones at the draft, […]

  • Falcons Owner Arthur Blank Gets A Gatorade Shower (Video)

    Falcons Owner Arthur Blank Gets A Gatorade Shower (Video)

    A part of me feels like it is a shame to see a cooler full of Gatorade being dumped on the expensive suit worn my Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank yesterday afternoon during his team’s division-clinching 31-10 victory over the Carolina Panthers.  And then there is a part of me that could care less to […]