Cam Newton overcame a shaky start, throwing for one touchdown and running for another as the Carolina Panthers beat the Atlanta Falcons 34-10 Sunday for their fourth straight victory.
Nick Folk kicked a 43-yard field goal on the final play of the game and the New York Jets handed struggling Atlanta its third straight loss, beating the Falcons 30-28 on Monday night.
Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez has become only the second player in NFL history to catch a pass in 200 consecutive games.
Falcons fans may have an especially hard time figuring out who's playing linebacker Monday night when Atlanta hosts the New York Jets.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have released quarterback Josh Freeman, one week after benching the fifth-year pro in favor of rookie Mike Glennon.
Roddy White and Osi Umenyiora say that the Atlanta Falcons can fix their mistakes.
Ryan Tannehill lobbed a 1-yard touchdown pass to rookie tight end Dion Sims with 38 seconds left Sunday, and the unbeaten Miami Dolphins rallied past the Atlanta Falcons 27-23.
The Atlanta Falcons will be without left tackle Sam Baker in Sunday's game at Miami.
There's a good reason Jason Snelling has stuck around for seven seasons with the Atlanta Falcons despite starting only five games in that span.
Falcons receiver Roddy White has returned to practice while cornerback Asante Samuel and offensive tackle Sam Baker were held out for the second straight day with injuries.
Steven Jackson suffered a thigh injury that knocked him out of Sunday's game against the Rams.
An Atlanta church congregation will likely vote this week on whether they'll help clear the path for a new football stadium to be built downtown.
The Atlanta Falcons held on for their first win of the season, 31-24 over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.
It appears Atlanta officials are one step closer to an agreement with a historic downtown church for land to build a new Falcons stadium.
The Atlanta Falcons have some of the NFL's most dynamic offensive players.
Drew Brees passed for 357 yards and two scores.
Roddy White isn't promising he'll be 100 percent for the Falcons' opener at the Saints on Sunday.
The Atlanta Falcons have signed offensive tackle Jeremy Trueblood, who started 84 games in seven seasons with Tampa Bay.
The Atlanta Falcons have signed eight players to their practice squad, including receivers James Rodgers and Darius Johnson.
Jordan Todman ran for a touchdown for the second straight week and Mike Kafka threw a fourth-quarter scoring pass to Jeremy Ebert to lift the Jacksonville Jaguars to a 20-16 preseason win over the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday night.
Officials said Tuesday that Atlanta Falcons Big Win is a $5 game with top prizes of $350,000. Georgia Lottery officials say 2013 marks the fourth consecutive year the franchise has partnered with them to create a game.
At a forum Wednesday morning, Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank was non-committal when asked if he would contribute to the purchase of Mount Vernon Baptist Church to enable construction of the new stadium on the "South Site" along Martin Luther King Drive.
Bond is back, exactly as we remember him but also subtly different. For one thing, he looks a bit like Daniel Day-Lewis.
People in Macon and Bibb County will have four chances in January to apply for help paying their energy bills.
Macon Police have arrested a teenager they say was involved in the shooting of a Mercer University Drive convenience store clerk last month.
Phillip Joiner was arrested Monday after testing positive for alcohol, a violation of his probation for two DUI charges, Sheriff Bill Massee said.
They tested their dogs' jumping skills and agility on a series of obstacle courses.
Fort Valley State University freshman women moved into their dorms Sunday and got ready for orientation.
Lorra Lynch Jones shows you how she uses the Pinterest site, and how it works.
The widow of actor Andy Griffith has gotten a permit to tear down the house where he lived for many years on the North Carolina waterfront, upsetting friends who had hoped it would be preserved.
Newly declassified documents show the FBI kept close tabs on Soviet dictator Josef Stalin's only daughter after her high profile defection to the United States in 1967.
By the time your baby is 2 years old, you may be able to tell if he or she is likely to become obese later on.