Team Grades: Sputtering Giants Drop Close One To Falcons, 24-20The New York Giants could have put to rest last week's heart wrenching defeat to the Dallas Cowboys simply by playing a full 60 minutes of football. Instead, the team treated the hometown crowd to more of the same, as the offense and defense sputtered late, and the Atlanta Falcons took advantage of the Giants' miscue on their way to a 24-20 victory at the Meadowlands.
Mental Mistakes Once Again Doom Giants; Ryan, Falcons Rally To WinDevonta Freeman's 2-yard touchdown run with 1:14 remaining lifted the Atlanta Falcons past the New York Giants 24-20 on Sunday.
Fired Up Falcons Provide a Mirror Image To Giants In Substance And StyleIt is a homecoming for New Jersey native and new Falcons' head coach Dan Quinn. Quinn, who captained the high school football team at Morristown high school, was hired to replace Mike Smith after back-to-back losing campaigns.
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.
Team Grades: Giants' Beckham Worth The Wait, Big Blue Defeats Falcons 30-20The New York Giants unleashed their newest weapon, Odell Beckham, Jr., and the rookie speedster was certainly worth the wait. Beckham caught his first NFL pass, as well as his first NFL touchdown, and provided a much-needed offensive lift. After a mediocre first half, the Giants' defense clamped down on Matt Ryan and company, and New York won going away, 30-20, at MetLife Stadium.
Injury Report: Falcons Come As Wounded Birds In Sunday Clash With GiantsWhatever elixir the New York Giants drank between weeks two and three of the NFL regular season should be saved for future use. Not only did the team even its record at 2-2 over the past two weeks; they also have become healthier than we have seen in several seasons. Meanwhile, the Atlanta Falcons come into MetLife Stadium sporting the same 2-2 record but with a fistful of question marks, especially across the offensive line.
High-Powered Falcons To Pose Serious Threat To Giants' Revamped DefenseGoing against one of the NFL's best is a sure way to get a player motivated. It's one of the reasons the New York Giants defense is ready for Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons at MetLife Stadium.
Opponent Profile: Giants Look To Prey On Wounded FalconsThe Atlanta Falcons (2-2) crashed and burned in a road loss to the Minnesota Vikings 41-28 on Sunday, amid a plethora of injuries. The New York Giants (2-2), on the other hand, come into this week's contest relatively healthy and riding a two game winning streak.
Falcons Clobber Hapless Buccaneers 56-14Matt Ryan threw for 286 yards and three touchdowns, Julio Jones hauled in nine passes for 161 yards and a couple of scores, and Devin Hester set an NFL record with his 20th return for a TD as the Falcons routed the hapless Tampa Bay Buccaneers 56-14.
Fantasy Football: Top 12 Wide Receivers To DraftHere’s what you need to know about the wide receiver position this year: It’s deep. Here's our top 12.
Giants Fail To Answer The Bell, Get Shut Out By FalconsThe Giants failed to answer the bell as they were steamrolled by the Falcons 34-0.