The Atlanta Falcons have finalized their 2017 roster, as deep a group as we’ve seen in quite some time. Here’s a breakdown of what’s in store. Continue reading
What’s happening, Atlanta Falcons faithful!
Mike and Cory are here, and there’s no need to fear, we’ve got your Falcons 2017 roster talk at the ready!
The guys talk about the pressing questions about the final roster for the 2017 season and give out a full 53-man rundown of who they think makes the final cut. They also recap the preseason finale against those pesky Jacksonville Jaguars. Continue reading
The Atlanta Falcons did another one of those for-nothing games to get in shape for the regular season, and we’re spending way too much time thinking, talking, reveling in its pointlessness.
Here are five points I picked up from the game that means jack-nada for the bunch of us reading it. Enioy! Continue reading
As we gear up for the season, Rise Up Reader will provide weekly roster updates as to what they think the final 53-man count will look like the for the Atlanta Falcons.
These will be published towards the end of the week, often, around the time of the preseason game. The final edition will be published after the Birds take the field once again at the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium to take on the Jaguars. Here’s the fourth look. Continue reading
Why, hello there, Falcons faithful! It’s podcast time!
Mike and Cory return for another great edition of the Rise Up Reader Podcast. This week, they’re joined by Adam Jones, a Falcons fan and Rise Up Reader who also was a former football coach in Georgia. Adam helps the guys break down the Pittsburgh Steelers preseason game and a few topics of note in the headlines. Continue reading
Atlanta Falcons rookie DE Takk McKinley made his preseason debut against the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday, letting his immediate presence be known. Continue reading
The Atlanta Falcons’ second preseason game was like a game of Who’s Line is It Anyway – it was a cataclysm of sound and fury, signifying nothing.
Wait a second that’s not right. Well, I mean, it kind of is when you think about it.
In a trip to the Steel City, the Falcons’ starters throttled the Pittsburgh Steelers’ starters (well, the ones not including the team’s three best players, Big Ben, Antonio Brown, Le’Veon Bell, who are all very good), and the Steelers’ reserves throttled the Falcons’ reserves. All in all, it was just some dumb preseason game in a city known for putting French fries on sandwiches (which tastes good, for what it’s worth). Continue reading
Dontari Poe has been the talk of town ever since signing with the Atlanta Falcons in March, providing the team with an athletic veteran defensive tackle to pair with budding DT Grady Jarrett. Continue reading