Eagles Opponent Profile: Ryan Leads Defending NFC Champs To Philly For Divisional Round Bird FightThe Philadelphia Eagles may have the top seed in the NFC Playoffs, but they will play the role of home underdog against the defending NFC champion Atlanta Falcons this Saturday in Lincoln Financial Field.
Boomer Esiason On NFC Divisional Round MatchupsTHE NFL TODAY and INSIDE THE NFL analyst Boomer Esiason weighed in on this weekend's NFC Divisional Round matchups.
Atlanta Falcons: Road To The Super BowlExpectations were low for the Atlanta Falcons after an 8-8 season in 2015. However, they exceeded all expectations and ended up in Super Bowl 51, only their second championship appearance in franchise history. Here is a look at how they made it there.
QB Legacy Tracker: Can Matt Ryan Lead Falcons To First Super Bowl Win Franchise History?Matt Ryan was supposed to be the savior of the Atlanta Falcons when they drafted him but he soon earned a reputation as someone who lost in big games. Everything changed in 2016 and he has the Falcons ready to win their first ever Super Bowl.
QB Legacy Tracker: Tom Brady Only Gets Better With AgeThis year's Super Bowl has shaped up to really be two of the very best teams in the NFL, and it doesn't hurt that two of the elite quarterbacks are also involved. Both Matt Ryan and Tom Brady are working through Hall of Fame careers, but the latter isn't slowing down as his age keeps going up.
Top 5 Reasons You Should Root For The Falcons In Super Bowl LIHere are five reasons you should root for the Falcons in this year's big game.
CBS Sports' Tony Gonzalez Breaks Down NFL's Divisional Round GamesTony Gonzalez, 17-year NFL veteran and current CBS Sports NFL analyst, discusses Texans-Patriots and other divisional round matchups.
Denver's Dazzling Defense Is A Real DawdlerThe Denver Broncos' dazzling defense has a fatal flaw: It keeps showing up late.
Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: December 7th-December 11thThe Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.
TNF Fantasy Starters: Falcons Vs. Saints - Who To Play, Who To PassThe NFC South is the focus of Thursday Night Football this week as the New Orleans Saints take on the undefeated Atlanta Falcons.
Manning, Sharpe, Elway On List Of Recent Top QB-TE CombosJohn Elway and Shannon Sharpe, are third in yards (5,941), fourth in completions (452) and tied for seventh in TDs (41) despite playing just eight seasons together. They won consecutive Super Bowls in Elway's final two seasons.
The Good, Bad And Ugly That Was The 2014 Falcons SeasonIt's time for a regime change in Atlanta. Despite this, not everything went wrong for the Dirty Birds this season.
CBS Sports' Tony Gonzalez Talks Falcons vs. BrownsWhat does Tony Gonzalez think about Atlanta's chances of making the NFL Playoffs? Who should Cleveland name as their starting quarterback? Gonzalez answers these questions and more.
Five Things: Buccaneers Vs. Falcons Thursday Night Roundup56-14. You just don’t see scores like that in the NFL very often. Tampa Bay didn’t look like an NFL team last night, not scoring until the fourth quarter. For Atlanta, this was exactly the performance it needed.
Fantasy Football: Top 12 Quarterbacks To DraftHaving an elite signal-caller who can win you the game in crunch time is essential for any NFL franchise.