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  1. Power Rankings: No. 4 Atlanta Falcons

    Pat Yasinskas

    A weekly examination of the Falcons' ESPN.com Power Ranking: Preseason: 4 | Last Week: 2 | ESPN.com Power Ranking since 2002 The Atlanta Falcons tumbled only two spots after a close loss to New Orleans Saints on the road. That's not a great ...

    Blog | September 10, 2013
  2. Power Rankings: No. 8 New Orleans Saints

    Pat Yasinskas

    A weekly examination of the Saints' ESPN.com Power Ranking: Preseason: 14 | Last Week: 13 | ESPN.com Power Ranking since 2002 The New Orleans Saints jumped up five spots after their impressive opening win against the Atlanta Falcons. But I'm...

    Blog | September 10, 2013
  3. Around the NFC South

    Pat Yasinskas

    Time for a look at the top headlines from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS The team signed eight players, including seven that were with the Falcons in the preseason, to the practice squad. CAROLINA PANTHERS David Newton writes that t...

    Blog | September 02, 2013
  4. Observation deck: Falcons-Jaguars

    Pat Yasinskas

    Thoughts on the Atlanta Falcons' 20-16 loss to Jacksonville on Thursday night: What it means: The Falcons finished their preseason without a win, but that doesn't mean much. Coach Mike Smith has a history of playing possum in the preseason and bei...

    Blog | August 29, 2013
  5. Observation deck: Saints-Dolphins

    Pat Yasinskas

    Thoughts on the New Orleans Saints' 24-21 loss to Miami on Thursday night: What it means: The Saints came up a little short of a perfect preseason, finishing 3-1. But they are far from a perfect team. They head into the regular season needing to r...

    Blog | August 29, 2013
  6. Checking NFC South QB snap counts

    Pat Yasinskas

    Last week, we made a big deal about how Tampa Bay quarterback Josh Freeman had taken so few snaps in the first two preseason games. Well, that trend changed in the exhibition game against Miami on Saturday night. Freeman played 41 snaps (although ...

    Blog | August 27, 2013
  7. Around the NFC South

    Pat Yasinskas

    Time for a morning run through the top headlines from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS Rookie cornerback Robert Alford played a team-high 84 percent of the defensive snaps in the preseason game with Tennessee. Part of that was because start...

    Blog | August 26, 2013
  8. Observation deck: Saints-Texans

    Pat Yasinskas

    There is reason for concern for the New Orleans Saints' defense. There also is reason for hope. Evidence of both was on display in Sunday's 31-23 preseason victory. Let's start with the concern. New Orleans fans know all too well that the Saint...

    Blog | August 25, 2013
  9. NFC South programming notes

    Pat Yasinskas

    I'm getting ready to watch the preseason games between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Miami Dolphins, and the Atlanta Falcons and Tennessee Titans. I'll be back with observations shortly after those games end. And we'll do it again Sunday afterno...

    Blog | August 24, 2013
  10. NFC South afternoon update

    Pat Yasinskas

    Time for an afternoon run through some news and notes from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS Although he's having a sensational preseason, undrafted rookie linebacker Paul Worrilow still is listed with the third team on the latest depth char...

    Blog | August 20, 2013
  11. Around the NFC South

    Pat Yasinskas

    Time to catch up on some news and notes from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS The Falcons are game planning for their exhibition with Tennessee. That's something the team didn't do for the first two preseason games. The starters are likely ...

    Blog | August 20, 2013
  12. Around the NFC South

    Pat Yasinskas

    Let's take a run through the headlines from around the division: TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS Running back Doug Martin was shaken up and left Friday night's preseason game. But Martin said he passed concussion tests and could have returned to the game....

    Blog | August 17, 2013
  13. Observation deck: Saints-Raiders

    Pat Yasinskas

    The early part of Friday night's 28-20 victory by the New Orleans Saints over the Oakland Raiders made me flash back four years. Back in a 2009 preseason game the Saints went out to Oakland and humiliated the Raiders. I ended up writing a post in ...

    Blog | August 16, 2013
  14. Around the NFC South

    Pat Yasinskas

    Let's take a morning run through the headlines from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS D. Orlando Ledbetter writes that the starters are expected to get 20 to 25 snaps in Thursday night's preseason game at Baltimore. CAROLINA PANTHERS J...

    Blog | August 15, 2013
  15. Around the NFC South

    Pat Yasinskas

    Let's take a run through some headlines from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS Even after an 11-tackle performance in the preseason opener, linebacker Paul Worrilow still is listed with the third team on the latest unofficial depth chart. Bu...

    Blog | August 13, 2013
  16. NFC South afternoon update

    Pat Yasinskas

    Let's take this opportunity to run through some odds and ends from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS The Falcons showed elements of the 3-4 and 4-3 defenses in the preseason opener. Get used to it and get used to seeing Kroy Biermann bounce ...

    Blog | August 12, 2013