Will Trueblood’s Promotion Improve the Falcons Offensive Line?

Earlier this week, the word came that Jeremy Trueblood would take over at right tackle moving forward. After two lackluster starts by second-year player Lamar Holmes at the position, Trueblood was inserted into the lineup in Week 3 against the Miami Dolphins, and apears to be an upgrade. If the Falcons continue to move forward with Trueblood, will it mean better things for the offensive line? Firstly, we must look at Trueblood...

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FalcFans Podcast – Ep. 41 “Anonymous Osi”

Allen and I are back with guest star Tom Melton to discuss the Falcons Week 4 loss to the New England Patriots. The questions we wish to answer this week are: 1) Are the Falcons approaching must-win territory in the coming weeks? 2) Will the Falcons youth movement in the wake of injuries is going to cost them this year? 3) Do the Falcons have enough balance on offense and can they turn things around in the red zone? 4) Just how...

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Takeaways from Week 4
Sep30

Takeaways from Week 4

Last week, I tried to make the compelling case for why the Falcons 1-2 start wasn’t as dire as many believed. I’ll have a much harder time trying to make the same argument now that the Falcons are 1-3. Honestly, losing to the Miami Dolphins on the road wasn’t that shocking to me. Losing to the Patriots at home, however was. I just expected the Falcons to play much better than they did on Sunday night. Their looking...

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Baker, Samuel and White Questionable For Week 4 vs. Patriots

The Falcons announced their Week 4 injury report yesterday, listing offensive tackle Sam Baker (foot/knee), wide receiver Julio Jones (knee), cornerback Asante Samuel (thigh), and wide receiver Roddy White (ankle) as questionable. Running back Steven Jackson (hamstring) is out as a previous report indicated. Both Baker and White missed Wednesday’s practice and were limited on Thursday and Friday. Jones was limited all week,...

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Falcons vs. Patriots: Six Intriguing Matchups
Sep27

Falcons vs. Patriots: Six Intriguing Matchups

The Falcons hope to respond after a disappointing loss last week as they face the New England Patriots and Bill Belichick, who has earned a reputation as the league’s best schemer. With questions surrounding Falcons head coach Mike Smith and whether the Falcons coaching staff is pulling its own weight, they will have to be up to the task of trying to match wits with Belichick. In looking at the past two Patriots games, here are...

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