Atlanta Falcons NFL team blog by the AJC's D. Orlando Ledbetter

Dan Quinn on Rams, injuries and the slow starting defense

2:07 pm Dec. 7, 2016

FLOWERY BRANCH — Here are some highlights from Falcons coach Dan  Quinn’s press conference on Wednesday.

GAME 12: Chiefs 29, Falcons 28

5 things we learned from the Falcons’ loss to the Chiefs

Falcons still control their playoff destiny

PHOTOS: Falcons have a bad day at the office

Matt Ryan tormented by Berry’s big interceptions

Beasley becomes a double-digit sacker

GAME 11: Falcons 38, Cardinals 19

5 things we

Video: D. Led — Crazy loss for the Falcons

12:57 am Dec. 5, 2016

Eric Berry intercepted Atlanta’s two-point conversion attempt and returned it for two points as the Chiefs beat the Falcons, 28-27. The AJC’s D. Orlando Ledbetter reports from the Georgia Dome.

The Falcons are tied for first-place

Where to watch, listen to Chiefs at Falcons

11:03 am Dec. 2, 2016

Here’s where you can find the Kansas City Chiefs (8-3) at the Atlanta Falcons (7-4) game which is set for 1 p.m. Sunday at the Georgia Dome.

TV: NFL on CBS — Play-by-Play: Greg Grumbel. Color

5 things to know about the Falcons on Friday

6:00 am Dec. 2, 2016

FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons (7-4) are set to face the Kansas City Chiefs (8-3) at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Georgia Dome.

Here are five things to know about the Falcons on Friday:

1. INSIDE INFORMATION: Falcons assistant general manager Scott Pioli was Kansas City’s general manager from 2009 to 2012.

Some of his draft picks include safety Eric Berry, linebacker Justin Houston and defensive tackle Dontari Poe.

“Certainly some of the guys