atlanta falcons

Sports Spin’s 32 Teams in 32 Days: Atlanta Falcons
In the first 35 years of their existence, the Atlanta Falcons had very marginal success in the NFL. The future seemed bright when the team drafted Michael Vick out of Virginia Tech in 2001. A 2007 dog fighting arrest abruptly ended the Vick era in the ATL.
Junior Seau, Gone Way Too Soon
Junior Seau was the quintessential NFL linebacker, a motivational leader, and loved by many people. Yesterday his life was tragically cut short when he was found dead in his Oceanside, California home with a self-inflicted gun shot wound to his chest, in an apparent suicide.
Could the Giants be the Team to Beat in the NFC?
It wasn't that long ago when the Giants entered the postseason as the 6th seed in the NFC and went on to win 3 road playoff games and defeat the mighty Patriots in Super Bowl XLII.  The Giants enter this postseason with a 9-7 record, and won 2 of their final 3 games to get into the tournam…