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Two First Rounders – Jenkins and Anderson Let Go

Falcons have released pair of former first-round picks, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports. Defensive end Jamaal Anderson and wide receiver Michael Jenkins will be released. Neither player was selected by the current front office and coaching staff, though Jenkins did receive a contract extension in 2008, general manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Mike Smith’s first […]

Falcons Secondary Burned By Maclin, Eagles Win Big 31-17

At first glance, when you think of a football battle pitting Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Kevin Kolb and Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan, you are probably thinking this game’s going to have lots of offense. that end of the bargain was held. But Kolb would win this battle of the birds, exploiting the Falcons’ secondary for […]

WR Jenkins expected to be back for Cleveland Sunday

The Falcons passing game will get a boost on Sunday, as starting wide receiver Michael Jenkins is expected to play against the Browns in Cleveland. Jenkins has missed the first four games with a shoulder injury, but returned to practice Wednesday. The 28-year-old hurt his shoulder in the preseason, but has been nursing the shoulder […]

Status of WR Mike Jenkins still up in the air for Sunday

WR Michael Jenkins was the only player not to practice on Thursday for Atlanta, marking the second straight day he was absent. Coach Mike Smith is unsure of Jenkins’ status for Sunday against the Steelers, but has him listed as a starter opposite Roddy White. On Sunday, he takes the field against a defense that […]

Michael Jenkins Out 4-6 Weeks with Shoulder Injury

Bad news for the birds, as today the team announced that WR Michael Jenkins will be out four to six weeks with a shoulder injury: The Atlanta Falcons today announced that WR Michael Jenkins will miss four to six weeks with a shoulder injury. “You are always concerned anytime any of your players goes down […]

WR Michael Jenkins Hurts Shoulder During Scrimmage

Receiver Michael Jenkins appeared to injure a shoulder during a team scrimmage on Friday night. “I don’t know the extent of it, but I think we’ll know first thing in the morning,” Falcons coach Mike Smith said. “We’re encouraged by what we saw on the sideline there.” Jenkins, one of 11 offensive starters returning this […]

Falcons Overcome Buccaneers in OT 13-10

This was billed as one of the marquee match-ups of the weekend, and it definitely lived up to the hype. The Falcons came away with a huge victory at home, continuing with the trend of NFC South teams being dominant against divisional foes in their own house. This one went right down to the wire, […]

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