Posts Tagged ‘bobby-petrino’

Falcons and Giants in Trade Discussions for CB Hall

  It sounds as if the Falcons and Giants are ready to pull off a blockbuster of a deal that would involve cornerback DeAngelo Hall. Today’s Newark Star-Ledger in New York is reporting that the Giants and Falcons are talking about a deal that would send Hall to New York for the Giants first-round draft […]

Falcons Look To Jacksonville In Search For New Coach

The Falcons are now looking to Jacksonville in their quest to find a new coach to replace Bobby Petrino, who resigned toward the end of the regular season to take a head coaching position at the University of Arkansas.  In a related development, New York Giants vice president of player evaluation Chris Mara withdrew his […]

Carroll Not Interested in Falcons Job

For those Falcons fans that thought they would see USC’s Pete Carroll roaming the sidelines at the Georgia Dome this season – think again.  After reports surfaced on Wednesday that the Falcons and owner Arthur Blank were trying to convince Carroll to come in for an interview, it now appears that he successful college coach […]

Hard Fought Effort Comes Up Short in Falcons 30-27 Loss

After getting beat up bad last week by the Buccaneers in Tampa Bay, the Falcons it seemed did not have a lot to play for heading to Arizona. But give the Birds some credit, as Sunday they played their hearts out before finally falling to the Cardinals 30-27 in overtime. The back and forth contest […]

3rd String QB Shockley Lost For The Season

Falcons third-string quarterback, D.J. Shockley, will miss the entire season after tearing up a knee in Friday’s 13-10 preseason win over Buffalo. Head coach Bobby Petrino will not make an official announcement until after practice today, but a source with the Falcons told the “Atlanta Journal-Constitution” that Shockley tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his […]

Falcons Starting QB Looks Good in First Preseason Outing

While the Falcons are not out of the woods yet as far as the QB position is concerned, the team should be breathing a bit of a sigh of relief after Friday night after watching the replacement for Michael Vick.  Quarterback Joey Harrington was the starter in the Falcons 31-16 loss to the Jets at […]

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