The NFL announced that the Week 13 Sunday Night Football game between the Patriots and Colts will be moved to 1:00 p.m. ET.
Julio Jones caught touchdown passes of 50 and 80 yards, leading the Atlanta Falcons to a 31-7 victory over the winless Colts.
With the much-maligned Sam Baker out with a back injury, career backup Will Svitek will be protecting Matt Ryan's blind side for at least the next 3-4 weeks.
Falcons head coach Mike Smith announced that starting OLT Sam Baker will be out for another 3-4 weeks with a back injury.
Dolphins WR Brandon Marshall, adressing the media before Sunday's game against the Giants, on his Twitter page: "To: Media When we win Sunday please don't say the Giants didn't take us serious."
The Falcons were very pleased with the impact DT Corey Peters made as a rookie last season, and he's becoming a better all-around player in Year Two.
Seven straight wins coming off the bye for a second straight season is highly unlikely, but the Falcons need a similarly superb stretch run this year.
Ndamukong Suh said Monday that Atlanta QB Matt Ryan's brief injury against the Lions was "karma" and hinted that the Falcons have been guilty of dirty play.
Matt Ryan helped the Falcons jump out to a big lead, then did enough to hold on to beat the Lions 23-16
The Falcons are far from satisfied with their overall defensive performance, but one encouraging sign has been the play of Sean Weatherspoon.
This week, PFW selects Michael Turner, Kurt Coleman and Shane Lechler as its Players of the Week.
Andy Reid's Eagles were the overwhelming choice in a PFW poll question asking, "Which team has been the most disappointing so far?"
Michael Turner ran for 139 yards and two touchdowns, helping the Falcons seal a 31-17 victory over the Panthers on Sunday.
Falcons head coach Mike Smith described Dunta Robinson's play as "solid" when asked Thursday about the performance of Atlanta's starting right cornerback.
Falcons WR Julio Jones will not play against Sunday against the Panthers because of a hamstring injury, head coach Mike Smith said Wednesday.