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.
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.
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.
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.
Geno Ice! Rookie Stuns Atlanta, Comes Up Huge For 'Fearless' JetsJets guard Willie Colon said quarterback Geno Smith didn't give any sort of "Disney pep talk" before leading Monday night's game-winning drive. The rookie just went in and got the job done.
Lichtenstein: Jets Make Critics Eat Crow — Myself IncludedLast week, I pegged the Jets as not ready for prime time. Hence the crow, which I'll gladly chow down if it means I’ve just witnessed the turning point in the maturity of Gang Green.
Geno Smith Ices The Atlanta Falcons On Monday Night FootballThe Jets rookie quarterback shocks the world with an outstanding performance against the Atlanta Falcons.
Jets, Falcons Both 'Desperate' For A Win Monday NightIf the Falcons don't start winning, they can forget about those Super Bowl hopes. Meanwhile, the Jets don't want to slip below .500 -- especially on national television.