CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

43 results for "steven jackson"

Page of 2
  1. What are Falcons futures for Jackson, Osi?

    Vaughn McClure

    INDIANAPOLIS - Last season, the Atlanta Falcons came out of free agency with two aging veterans in Steven Jackson and Osi Umenyiora. Almost a year later, there seems to be some doubt about their futures with the Falcons. Both Jackson and Umenyi...

    Blog | February 20, 2014
  2. Steven Jackson fined for facemask penalty

    Vaughn McClure

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Steven Jackson took a minor hit to the wallet just before the holiday. The Atlanta Falcons running back said he was fined $7,875 after picking up a facemask penalty in last Sunday's 27-26 win over the Washington Redskins. Ja...

    Blog | December 19, 2013
  3. Halftime notes: Falcons holding their own

    Vaughn McClure

    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The temperature was in single digits by the time the Atlanta Falcons and Green Bay Packers kicked off at Lambeau Field. Behind the passing of Matt Ryan, the running of Steven Jackson and a key turnover forced by safety William Moor...

    Blog | December 08, 2013
  4. Upon Further Review: Falcons Week 13

    Vaughn McClure

    A review of four hot issues from the Atlanta Falcons' 34-31 overtime win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday at Toronto's Rogers Centre: In the running: The Falcons were able to balance things on offense with a solid rushing attack. Steven Jackson le...

    Blog | December 02, 2013
  5. Falcons fall short despite inspired effort

    Vaughn McClure

    ATLANTA - Sean Weatherspoon looked every one of his defensive teammates straight in the eyes before Thursday night's game and encouraged them to play like there was no tomorrow. The Atlanta Falcons linebacker had delivered plenty of emotio...

    Blog | November 22, 2013
  6. Rapid Reaction: Atlanta Falcons

    Vaughn McClure

    ATLANTA -- A few thoughts on the Atlanta Falcons' 17-13 loss to New Orleans Saints on Thursday night at the Georgia Dome: Showing fight: Tight end Tony Gonzalez promised the Falcons would come out with some fight despite entering the game with a 2...

    Blog | November 21, 2013
  7. Jason Snelling of Atlanta Falcons will not play Sunday following ...

    Vaughn McClure

    Atlanta Falcons running back Jason Snelling, who was arrested on misdemeanor charges of marijuana possession and possession of drug paraphernalia, did not make the trip with the team for Sunday's road game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

    Story | Conversation | November 16, 2013
  8. W2W4: Falcons at Buccaneers

    Vaughn McClure

    Regaining form: Roddy White admitted he played a little tentatively in his return to the lineup last week off hamstring and ankle injuries. He was limited during practice this week but looks set to play Sunday in Tampa. Now, White has to rediscover h...

    Blog | November 16, 2013
  9. Falcons Dimitroff: A 'very serious situation'

    Vaughn McClure

    FLOWERY BRACH, Ga. -- Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff wants to make something clear to the fans: The team is not brushing off a 2-7 start as no big deal. In an interview with the 790 the Zone, the team's flagship radio station, Di...

    Blog | November 14, 2013
  10. Falcons want to run Jackson more, not less

    Vaughn McClure

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Don't expect the Atlanta Falcons to spread the carries around among running backs Steven Jackson, Jacquizz Rodgers and Jason Snelling. If anything, it wouldn't be a surprise to see Jackson get even more carries Sunday at Tam...

    Blog | November 12, 2013
  11. Halftime report: Falcons trail, 23-3

    Vaughn McClure

    ATLANTA -- Just a few halftime thoughts with the Atlanta Falcons trailing the Seattle Seahawks, 23-3: * Matt Ryan continues to struggle with his passes. He almost got picked off by Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner and overthrew Harry Dougl...

    Blog | November 10, 2013
  12. On the line: Falcons' Hill on running game

    Vaughn McClure

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Many factors have contributed to the Atlanta Falcons' woeful running game during the first half of the season. Poor blocking up front has been the primary issue. Injury factored in, as Steven Jackson missed four games with a...

    Blog | November 08, 2013
  13. A wait-and-see approach with Roddy White

    Vaughn McClure

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Thursday should be a key day in determining Roddy White's playing status for Sunday. A couple of Thursdays ago, Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith declared that running back Steven Jackson had "almost a full load" in practice c...

    Blog | November 07, 2013
  14. Jackson runs with some authority in loss

    Vaughn McClure

    CHARLOTTE - If there was a positive in the Atlanta Falcons' 34-10 loss to the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, it might have been the play of running back Steven Jackson. The veteran seemed to run with the type of power the Falcons expected from him a...

    Blog | November 03, 2013
  15. Halftime report: Falcons trail Panthers

    Vaughn McClure

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Carolina Panthers lead the Atlanta Falcons, 14-10. Here are some notes at halftime: " Matt Ryan threw yet another interception when he tried to force a ball to tight end Tony Gonzalez with three defenders around. Ryan now...

    Blog | November 03, 2013
  16. W2W4: Falcons at Panthers

    Vaughn McClure

    A second consecutive road game has the Atlanta Falcons traveling to Charlotte to face Cam Newton and the streaking Carolina Panthers, who have won three straight. Quarterback Matt Ryan is 7-3 all-time against the Panthers, but Newton and Carolina won...

    Blog | November 02, 2013