Atlanta Falcons

  • Passing Yards
    273.7 PYPG
  • Rushing Yards
    100.4 RYPG
  • Yards Per Game
    374.1 YPG
  • Dennis Green, coach of high-powered Minnesota Vikings in the 1990s, dies at 67
    Washington Post

    Dennis Green, coach of high-powered Minnesota Vikings in the 1990s, dies at 67

    Dennis Green, the second African American head coach in the modern era of the National Football League, who led a Minnesota Vikings renaissance in the 1990s before a less successful run with the Arizona Cardinals, died July 21. He was 67. The Cardinals announced that the cause of death was a heart attack, but other details were not immediately disclosed. Mr. Green spent 10 seasons in Minnesota, from 1992 to 2001, leading the Vikings to eight playoff appearances and two NFC championship games. He had only one losing season and compiled an overall record of 97-62 in Minnesota, including a 15-1 regular season in 1998 spearheaded by a record-setting offense. Mr. Green went out on a limb in the draft

  • Top 25 plays: Bortles fixes his deep pass
    Big Cat Country

    Top 25 plays: Bortles fixes his deep pass

    The Jacksonville Jaguars are 20 days away from their preseason opener against the New York Jets and that means we're counting down the top plays of last season. Yesterday was Paul Posluszny's interception against the Atlanta Falcons. Today's top play? No. 20: Blake Bortles with a deep pass to Allen Robinson he wouldn't have made in 2014 What a difference a year makes. In a nearly identical situation (and even against the same team) Blake Bortles finds a wide open Allen Robinson. If he gets it to him, it's a touchdown in both instances. But in 2014, making just the fifth start of his career, Bortles throws a bit off and Robinson can't make the adjustment to get to the ball. In 2015, however, Bortles