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Quinn says he welcomes what lies ahead for Falcons

Jan. 3, 2019 5:51 PM EST

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Dan Quinn knows that 2019 might be his last chance to get it right as head coach of the Atlanta Falcons. He embraces what lies ahead after firing his offensive, defensive and special teams coordinators. Falcons owner Arthur Blank expects the team to return to the playoffs next...

Falcons fire 3 top assistant coaches following 7-9 finish

Dec. 31, 2018 2:16 PM EST

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Widespread changes came quickly following the Atlanta Falcons' first losing season since 2014. Changes were expected, and out are offensive coordinator Steve Sarkasian, defensive coordinator Marquand Manuel and special teams coordinator Keith Armstrong — all fired on...

Ryan has TD catch, 2 TD passes; Falcons beat Bucs 34-32

Dec. 30, 2018 9:02 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Atlanta's Matt Ryan talked about the margin for error in the NFL being "razor thin." Dirk Koetter spoke of Tampa Bay being closer to winning than its record suggests, but that "close with no cigar" is not good enough in a results-based league. "If we make a few plays in some games...

Buccaneers, Falcons not content with playing out string

Dec. 27, 2018 8:21 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Dirk Koetter doesn't think it benefits him or the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to wonder what might have been. Win or lose Sunday's season finale against NFC South-rival Atlanta, the Bucs (5-10) will miss the playoffs for the 11th straight year. The Falcons (6-9) have had a tough go of it, too,...

Falcons-Buccaneers Preview Capsule

Dec. 27, 2018 12:39 PM EST

ATLANTA (6-9) at TAMPA BAY (5-10) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Buccaneers by 2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Atlanta 5-10, Tampa Bay 6-7-2 SERIES RECORD - Falcons lead 26-24 LAST MEETING - Falcons beat Buccaneers 34-29, Oct. 14 LAST WEEK - Falcons beat Panthers 24-10; Buccaneers lost to Cowboys 27-20 AP PRO32...

Quinn wants Falcons focused on details entering finale

Dec. 24, 2018 6:49 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Coach Dan Quinn isn't dwelling on how desperate the Atlanta Falcons are to avoid a 6-10 record. It might not sound like much of an accomplishment after winning an NFC title and advancing to the second round of the playoffs in the last two seasons, but Quinn said the Falcons still have goals...

Ryan, Falcons hand Panthers 7th straight loss, 24-10

Dec. 23, 2018 5:48 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — It's been a disappointing season for Matt Ryan and the Falcons, but the veteran quarterback is excited about what's ahead for Atlanta next season — particularly on offense. "It's great to have a bunch of different guys that are capable of making plays at any time during a...

Falcons-Panthers Preview Capsule

Dec. 20, 2018 12:13 PM EST

ATLANTA (5-9) at CAROLINA (6-8) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Falcons by 3 ½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Atlanta 4-10, Carolina 6-8 SERIES RECORD — Falcons lead 29-18 LAST MEETING — Falcons beat Panthers 31-24, Sept. 16 LAST WEEK — Falcons beat Cardinals 40-14; Panthers...

Falcons coach confirms RB Devonta Freeman out for the season

Dec. 19, 2018 6:16 PM EST

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Atlanta coach Dan Quinn says running back Devonta Freeman won't make it back for the final two games of the season. The Falcons were mathematically eliminated from the playoffs last week. Even though Atlanta's chances were less than 1 percent, Quinn didn't want to rule Freeman...

Falcons sign running back Langford from practice squad

Dec. 18, 2018 6:52 PM EST

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have signed running back Jeremy Langford from the practice squad. Langford, who played two seasons with the Chicago Bears, replaces injured rookie Ito Smith for Sunday's game at Carolina. Smith was placed on injured reserve on Monday with a knee injury. The...