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Falcons tap Legends Global for new stadium ticket sales

7:45 AM, Jan 17, 2014

The Atlanta Falcons have selected Legends Global Sales to oversee premium and season ticket sales at the team's new stadium.

Judge nixes preliminary approval of $765M NFL case

2:56 PM, Jan 14, 2014

A federal judge in Philadelphia has preliminarily rejected a $765 million settlement of NFL concussion claims, fearing the sum may not be enough to cover injured players.

Three Falcons coaches not returning in 2014

8:26 PM, Dec 30, 2013

The Atlanta Falcons today announced that offensive line coaches Paul Dunn and Pat Hill and defensive line coach Ray Hamilton will not return for the 2014 season.

Falcons fall in Gonzalez's final game

6:41 PM, Dec 29, 2013

Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez had four catches for 56 yards and was honored at halftime in his final regular-season game. He has announced plans for retirement.

Falcons fall to 49ers on Monday Night Football

12:54 AM, Dec 24, 2013

NaVorro Bowman returned an interception 89 yards for a touchdown with 1:10 remaining, and the San Francisco 49ers clinched a playoff berth with a wild 34-24 victory against the Atlanta Falcons on Monday night in the final regular-season game at Candlestick Park.

Emails show deep frustration between City Hall and Braves

12:51 AM, Dec 20, 2013

Hundreds of emails were released on Thursday by the city of Atlanta, detailing the back-and-forth between the Reed administration and the Braves in the months before the team abruptly decided to move to Cobb County. 

Falcons hold off fumble-prone Redskins 27-26

6:57 PM, Dec 15, 2013

Desmond Trufant deflected Kirk Cousins' pass on a potential winning 2-point conversion with 18 seconds remaining, and the Atlanta Falcons edged the Washington Redskins 27-26 on Sunday.

Packers end 5-game slide, beat Falcons 22-21

5:24 PM, Dec 8, 2013

Matt Flynn threw for 258 yards and the Packers' struggling defense forced a key fourth-quarter turnover in a 22-21 win Sunday over the Atlanta Falcons to snap a five-game winless slide.

Rodgers ruled out vs. Falcons

7:04 PM, Dec 6, 2013

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will miss a fifth consecutive game as he continues to recover from a fractured collarbone, with the team declaring him out for this weekend's matchup with the Atlanta Falcons on Friday's final injury report.

Atlanta leaders approve plan for Falcons stadium neighborhoods

6:51 PM, Dec 2, 2013

Monday afternoon, the Atlanta City Council voted to approve a plan worth up to $30 million for the development of communities surrounding the new Atlanta Falcons stadium.

Opportunistic Falcons beat Bills 34-31 in OT

10:40 PM, Dec 1, 2013

TORONTO (AP) - Matt Bryant hit a 36-yard field goal 3 minutes into overtime to lift the Atlanta Falcons to a 34-31 win over the Bills in Buffalo's annual "home" game in Toronto on Sunday.

NFL announces dates of three London games in 2014

12:46 PM, Nov 28, 2013

The NFL has announced the dates of its three regular-season games in London next year, with the Dallas Cowboys playing the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 10 on Nov. 9.

Falcons become first team eliminated from playoff contention

8:57 AM, Nov 26, 2013

The Atlanta Falcons were 10 yards shy of making the Super Bowl last season. They won't be going this year either.

Falcons in danger of first-to-worst finish in NFC

7:28 PM, Nov 25, 2013

The Falcons have sole claim to the NFC's worst record at 2-9, a dramatic decline for a team which owned the conference's best mark one year ago.

Falcons in danger of first-to-worst finish in NFC

5:18 PM, Nov 25, 2013

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - The Falcons have sole claim to the NFC's worst record at 2-9, a dramatic decline for a team which owned the conference's best mark one year ago.

Falcons vs. Packers start time changed

11:35 PM, Nov 24, 2013

NEW YORK -- The Week 14 Carolina Panthers at New Orleans Saints game on Sunday, December 8 will be played at 8:30 PM ET on NBC's Sunday Night Football and the Atlanta Falcons-Green Bay Packers game at 1:00 PM ET on FOX, the NFL announced today.

Saints beat Falcons 17-13

12:55 AM, Nov 22, 2013

Drew Brees threw a pair of touchdown passes and the New Orleans Saints overcame a lackluster offensive showing, holding off the Atlanta Falcons 17-13 Thursday night.

Falcons trying to come to terms with dismal season

6:26 PM, Nov 19, 2013

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - These are strange times for the Atlanta Falcons.

POLL: Should the Falcons keep Coach Mike Smith?

6:24 PM, Nov 19, 2013

Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith says he's fully responsible for the struggles of his sinking football team.

Former Atlanta Falcon dies in high-speed crash

6:14 AM, Nov 19, 2013

Former Atlanta Falcon and Oakland Raider Thomas Howard was one of two people who died Monday morning in a crash in Oakland.

Rainey, Bucs win again, top slumping Falcons 41-28

5:53 PM, Nov 17, 2013

Bobby Rainey rushed for 163 yards and scored three touchdowns Sunday to lead the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a 41-28 victory over the struggling Atlanta Falcons.

Falcons' Weatherspoon, Worrilow to start vs. Bucs

11:28 PM, Nov 15, 2013

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - In a season rife with injuries and lineup changes, the Atlanta Falcons will deploy their fifth configuration of linebackers Sunday at Tampa Bay.

Falcons RB Jason Snelling arrested, charged with marijuana possession

10:59 PM, Nov 15, 2013

Falcons running back Jason Snelling was reportedly arrested after police said they caught him possessing - and trying to eat - marijuana.

Jackson's goals have been dashed with Falcons

7:56 PM, Nov 13, 2013

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - Steven Jackson was looking forward to showing what he could do on a winning team, to really making his mark on the national stage.

Falcons activate LB Weatherspoon, sign T Locklear

7:46 PM, Nov 13, 2013

Flowery Branch, GA -- The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have activated linebacker Sean Weatherspoon from injured reserve-designated for return and signed tackle Sean Locklear.