Falcons get new long snapper
Nov05

Falcons get new long snapper

The team announced today that long snapper Mike Schneck will go on injured reserve after suffering from a ribs injury and that he will be replaced with Bryan Pittman. Pittman is a six-year veteran, that snapped for the Houston Texans from 2003 to 2008. Last season, he was among several players that were suspended by the league for violated their steroids policy involving the supplement StarCaps. Also included in that group was former...

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Falcons lose in wild finish in New Orleans
Nov03

Falcons lose in wild finish in New Orleans

The Falcons showed winning effort in a losing game against the Saints on the road with a 35-27 game that came down to the final seconds. The Saints controlled the game in the first half and held a 14-point lead at halftime. But the Falcons rebounded with a strong second half, shutting out the Saints prolific offense until the final minutes. And with less than 2 minutes to go with an 11-point lead, the game looked over after a turnover...

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