Category: Roddy White

Roddy White Thinks This Year’s Falcons Team is Different Because They Are More Focused and Have Better Players

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

The Atlanta Falcons are 11-2, they have wrapped up the NFC South, they have the inside track on the number one seed in the NFC and home-field advantage throughout the NFC Playoffs. However, it was tough to fully buy in to the Falcons, even before their embarrassing loss this past ...

Matt Ryan: “Our Focus the Entire Year has Been Better than it’s Ever Been”

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

The Atlanta Falcons didn't leave room for error this year. They've already wrapped up the NFC South with four weeks to go in the season. But that isn't making Falcons fans feel any better about the team's Super Bowl chances because Atlanta has fallen flat in January every time they've ...

Roddy White Doesn’t See How Tony Gonzalez Can Retire With the Way He’s Playing

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

Roddy White and the Atlanta Falcons are one of only two unbeaten teams left in the National Football League, with both the offense and the defense taking leaps forward five weeks into the 2012 season. One thing that hasn't changed is that White, Julio Jones and Tony Gonzalez have been killing ...

Denver Cornerback Champ Bailey: I Knew Peyton Manning Still Had It

Monday, September 17th, 2012

All signs pointed to Denver Broncos quarterback being just fine coming back from the injury that cost him all of last season, but we had to wait until he played in a regular-season game before we knew for sure. Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey didn't have to. He knew Manning "still ...

Roddy White and Julio Jones Could Make a Prolific Receiving Duo in Atlanta

Friday, August 12th, 2011

The thought of adding Julio Jones to complement Roddy White -- and also veteran tight end Tony Gonzalez -- had Atlanta Falcons fans fairly excited when the team added Jones in the first round of the NFL Draft. Sure, the Falcons had to give up a bevy of picks to ...

The Atlanta Falcons Rise Up to the Top Spot in the NFC

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Fresh off of their huge win against the Ravens last Thursday night, the 7-2 Atlanta Falcons now sit atop the NFC with the best record thanks to the Giants failure to defeat the Cowboys at home yesterday.  Heading into the game there was a lot of talk about how good ...

Roddy White: “Every time I go out there I want to be the best wide receiver on the field”

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

Despite making the Pro Bowl the last two seasons, Roddy White has yet to receive the national recognition he deserves, but maybe that will come after this past Sunday?  White’s brilliant performance against the Bengals included 11 catches for 201 yards and two touchdowns, plus an incredible leaping grab on ...

This Could Be the Year Mike Smith And the Falcons Put It All Together

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

There has been a lot of excitement in Atlanta surrounding the Falcons thus far during training camp, and for good reasons.  Head Coach Mike Smith is heading into his third season, and Matt Ryan, Curtis Lofton, and Sam Baker are as well.  Those players were the first three draft choices ...

Chris Redman: “I take a lot of run reps just to kind of give Matt a break, but all those passes in the game I’ve never even thrown before.”

Monday, November 30th, 2009

The Atlanta Falcons kept their slim playoff chances alive on Sunday by staging a late rally to upend the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20-17. The unlikely hero was backup quarterback Chris Redman, who filled in for the injured Matt Ryan early in the game to a toe injury. The Falcons had ...

Roddy White: “They are America’s team and you always get jacked up to play the Cowboys”

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

When the Super Bowl predictions came out by all of the pundits, no one really gave the Atlanta Falcons a shot at the title. In Vegas, they were a middle-of-the-pack with odds at 25/1 to start the season. Since then, things have changed a little bit. The Falcons are 4-1 ...