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

Cover 9@9: Moore believes Texans can help defense improve

  • 9:00 am Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

(You can read the Cover9@9 blog  every Wednesday at 9 a.m. throughout the season. We’ll try to get to everything about the Atlanta Falcons. Here’s the fourth installment from Houston.  – D. Orlando Ledbetter)  

1. HOUSTON, WE HAVE LIFTOFF!: Falcons safety William Moore is looking forward to facing the Texans in practices and in an exhibition game at 8 p.m. Saturday at NRG Stadium.

He believes the first-team defense, which struggled in 13 snaps against Miami and gave up a 10-play, 73-yard touchdown drive, can improve by facing the Texans.

“No. 1 we have to play football like we’ve been playing,” Moore said. [More]

Countdown to camp: Day 1 — Quarterbacks

  • 6:00 am Friday, July 25th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

FLOWERY BRANCH — Finally, training camp is here.

The team takes the field this morning and holds an afternoon practice that will be open to the public.

We’ll have updates throughout the day, so feel free to check back at for updates.

We started our countdown 10 days out.

Countdown to camp: Day 10 – The new coaches

Countdown to camp: Day 9 – Special teams

Countdown to camp: Day 8 – Defensive backs

Countdown to camp: Day 7 — Linebackers

Countdown to camp: Day 6 — Defensive line 

Countdown to camp: Day 5 – Offensive line

Countdown to camp: Day [More]