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

Q&A: Bengals WR A.J. Green on facing the Falcons’ secondary

  • 1:07 pm Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

FLOWERY BRANCH – Cincinnati wide receiver A.J. Green, the former Georgia standout, helped the Bengals pull out a dramatic 23-16 victory over the Baltimore Ravens with a 77-yard touchdown catch with 4:58 to play on Sunday.

He spoke with the Atlanta media during a conference call on Wednesday:

Q: Can you walk us through that game-winning touchdown catch you made against Baltimore?

A: It was just a double-go. Andy (Dalton) gave me a good ball. I got by (the defender). I juggled it a little bit, but I was able to contain it and go in for the score.

Q: How big of a [More]

VIDEO: D. Led: Can Falcons’ defense expose Andy Dalton?

  • 12:06 pm Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

12 teams who could draft UGA star Aaron Murray

  • 6:00 am Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

Former Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray is set to leave for Phoenix today to start the final month of his preparations before Georgia’s Pro Day on April 16.

“He will work with quarterback coach Terry Shea,” said Pat Dye, Jr., Murray’s Atlanta-based agent. “We think the first week he’s there he’s going to be working with RGIII (Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III).”

Here’s the Sunday story on Murray skipping spring break to work on his craft.

Murray tore his ACL against Kentucky on Senior Night and had surgery the following Tuesday.

“He’s been training in Pensacola with the Athletes’ Performance, but they also have the Andrews [More]