Category Archives: Philadephia Eagles

Falcons Ram Los Angeles, Prepare for Philly

By Mike Lederle

There was a Hollywood premier on Saturday night, and the Falcons defense had the paparazzi snapping pictures worthy of headline news. A Takk McKinley sack dance, Brian Poole with spot on open field tackling, Deion Jones with his continued high level of play leading the Falcons defense. Continue reading

Falcons Podcast Episode 31: Eagles Preview with Matt Karoly

The Atlanta Falcons just made it to the divisional round of the playoffs, and we’re here to pod about it the best we can.

Mike and Cory are back for another edition of the Rise Up Reader Podcast, joined by RUR staff writer Matt Karoly to break down the team’s upcoming matchup with the Philadelphia Eagles.  Continue reading

For Falcons, Philly Must Be an Anomaly If Lombardi Is To Be

By Cory Woodroof

The Atlanta football Falcons can win the Super Bowl this year.

Go ahead and knock on wood, and then get back with me.

Done? Ok good – the Falcons can seriously win the Super Bowl this year.

Ok, go ahead – knock on wood again. I’ll wait.

Ok, you’re back? Good. Change of pace.

If they make it there, the Falcons won’t win a playoff game – at home or away – if they play like they did on Sunday against a possible playoff opponent like Philadelphia.

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