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Falcons hoping Gurley, Fowler can lead return to playoffs

Sep. 8, 2020 3:41 PM EDT

ATLANTA FALCONS (7-9) New faces: RB Todd Gurley, OLB Dante Fowler, TE Hayden Hurst, WR Laquon Treadwell, OL Justin McCray, LB LaRoy Reynolds, TE Khari Lee, LB Edmond Robinson. Key losses: RB Devonta Freeman, CB Desmond Trufant, LB De’Vondre Campbell, DE Vic Beasley, TE Austin Hooper, OG Wes Schweitzer, DE...

FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2019, file photo, Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins runs for a touchdown against the Denver Broncos after a catch during the second half of an NFL football game in Houston. Hopkins may be a perfect fit for the Cardinals. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

On Football: 32 recipes for tasty and inedible seasons

Sep. 4, 2020 12:20 PM EDT

It's Labor Day weekend, when every team has a perfect record and spouts optimistic claims of reaching untold heights, energizing their fan base. Some of them actually might be on target. Others are dreaming. Of course, when you haven't lost a game yet, why not? Here are recipes for a tasty season or an inedible...

Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn shadow boxes as his team stretches during an NFL training camp football practice Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, Pool)

Continuity could help Falcons rebound in pandemic season

Aug. 27, 2020 4:36 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons decided to stick with the guy who led them to the Super Bowl. That continuity could be a major asset heading into this most unusual of seasons. Coach Dan Quinn's job was in jeopardy after two straight losing campaigns, but the Falcons brought him back for a sixth year....