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Cover 9@9: Who won the NFC South offseason title?

9:00 am May. 24, 2017

Good morning! Welcome to The Cover 9@9 blog. It’s our weekly blog of everything you need to know about the Atlanta Falcons. This week, with the Falcons serving their three-practice penalty for violating excessive contact

Falcons at Saints preview: Podcast with Saints beat writer Josh Katzenstein

11:49 am Sep. 23, 2016

FLOWERY BRANCH — While stuck in traffic on I-285, I joined’s Josh Katzenstein on his podcast to talk about the 2006 game and preview the upcoming Monday night game between the Saints (0-2) and the Falcons (1-1).

GAME TWO: Falcons 35, Raiders 28

5 things we learned from the Falcons’ win over the Raiders

Trufant’s heads-up play saves the day

Tight ends help to power offense

Weatherspoon plays

5 things to know about the Falcons on Monday

6:00 am Sep. 19, 2016

After posting a thrilling 35-28 victory over the Oakland Raiders, the Falcons (1-1) are set to face the rival New Orleans Saints (0-2) at 8:30 p.m Monday, Sept. 26 at the Mercedes-Benz Super Dome.

Here are