The defenseless player is the concept of the day.
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“It is a foul if a player initiates unnecessary contact against a player who is in a defenseless posture.”
FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons reclaimed the NFC South title and became NFC champions for just the second time in franchise history.
The Falcons, calling themselves a Brotherhood, had a major breakthrough in Dan Quinn’s second season as head coach before collapsing in the Super Bowl LI in grand fashion against New England by blowing a 25-point lead. 705 more words
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has played in six Super Bowls. The entire team he faces at Super Bowl LI will have less Super Bowl experience than that. 137 more words
(KANSAS CITY, Mo.)—And then there were four.
Just a quartet of teams remain for two exciting matchups this weekend that will dictate who goes to Super Bowl LI in Houston on Feb. 1,879 more words
The Falcons had a roster spot after putting tight end Jacob Tamme on injured reserve, and they apparently have some concern over the health of their punter. 84 more words