Posts Tagged ‘tony gonzalez’

Gonzalez Claims Ryan Not An Elite QB

In an interview with Seth Wickersham of ESPN the Magazine, Tony Gonzalez took a bit of a shot at his QB – Matt Ryan. “Matt’s an excellent quarterback. But he’s not elite. He’s this close,” says Gonzalez, placing his thumb near his index finger. “He’ll get there, but he has some learning to do.” Gonzalez […]

Smith Says TE Gonzalez Won’t Be Moved

The trade deadline is today, and according to this tweet, the Falcons won’t be moving future Hall of Fame TE Tony Gonzalez. #Falcons HC Mike Smith reaffirmed on "The Opening Drive" that the team doesn't have plans to trade Tony Gonzalez today. #NFLTradeDeadline — SiriusXM NFL Radio (@SiriusXMNFL) October 29, 2013 Gonzalez has been the […]

Should the Falcons trade Tony Gonzalez?

Julio Jones has been placed on IR for the remainder of the season. Steven Jackson has missed three consecutive games with a hamstring injury. And as for the defense … well, we won’t even go there. All of these factors have contributed to an Atlanta Falcons team that is now 1-4, fresh off a beatdown […]

White Says Falcons Will Use ‘Bret Favre Tactics’ to Lure Back Gonzlaez

During training camp in 2010, Vikings players Steve Hutchinson, Ryan Longwell and Jared Allen went to Hattiesburg, Miss. to convince Brett Favre to another season after they had lost to theSaints in the 2009 NFC Championship game. Chris Mortensen of ESPN reports the Falcons will employ a similar strategy with tight end Tony Gonzalez who […]

Falcons Trying To Talk TE Gonzlaez Into Coming Back

The Falcons were minutes away of making Super Bowl XLVII in 2012, and want a big piece of that near title run team to come back in 2013. ESPN.com reports that GM Thomas Dimitroff said that he’s trying to get future Hall of Fame TE Tony Gonzalez to to return for one more season. “A […]

Falcons 5-0 For First Time Ever; Top Redskins 24-17

Winning on the road in the NFL is never easy, and Sunday against the Redskins the Falcons gutted out a huge 24-17 win against a game Skins team to improve to 5-0 on the season. It’s the first time in the history of the team they are 5-0, and Sunday they leaned on a future […]

Gonzalez Just the Man KC Fans Remembered

It didn’t take long for Tony Gonzalez to feel back home inside Arrowhead Stadium this morning. The game hadn’t even started, in fact, and Gonzalez was already blowing kisses to the Arrowhead faithful he used as his audience for a dozen seasons from 1997 to 2008. The tone was set well before kickoff. Gonzalez could […]

Falcons Need to be Aware of Speed on KC Defense

The Kansas City Chiefs are bruised, battered and befuddled on defense. One Pro Bowl linebacker, Tamba Hali, will miss this weekend’s opener while he serves a one game suspension. Another, Derrick Johnson, is listed as questionable on the injury report and has been limited in practice all week. Also questionable are starters Brandon Flowers and […]

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