Jason Snelling is in at running back for the Falcons after injuries to Michael Turner (groin) and Jerious Norwood (knee).
It's clear to those in Atlanta that some Falcons fans are growing impatient with QB Matt Ryan, who has yet to take the big step some were expecting after an impressive rookie year in 2008.
The Falcons signed C Rob Bruggeman to the practice squad Tuesday, replacing RB Dimitri Nance.
Falcons TE Tony Gonzalez caught his 1,000th pass during Week One and will be honored by the team at its next game.
Reserve C Rob Bruggeman was released by the Falcons on Tuesday.
The Falcons want to be a power-running team that is productive on the ground against even the toughest defenses, but they couldn't hang with the Steelers' front seven.
Rashard Mendenhall ran 50 yards for a touchdown 2:35 into overtime and the Pittsburgh Steelers overcame a shaky start by replacement quarterback Dennis Dixon and a missed field goal attempt late in regulation to beat the Atlanta Falcons 15-9 ...
Falcons TE Tony Gonzalez became the first tight end in league history with 1,000 career receptions after making a catch in the third quarter today.
We asked five NFL players for the recipes they like the most, and they served up some delicious-sounding fare.
Falcons DE Kroy Biermann told PFW he's "not 100 percent sure" what made the coaches decide to give him a starting spot, but he said he's happy to have the opportunity.
The Falcons announced their eight-player practice squad on Sunday.
The Falcons announced two roster moves Tuesday.
Word is the Falcons are leaning toward starting first-round pick Sean Weatherspoon at strong-side linebacker.
The Patriots acquired OG Quinn Ojinnaka from the Falcons on Sunday for an undisclosed draft pick, according to FoxSports.com.
Falcons rookie WR Kerry Meier will miss the 2010 season after suffering a knee injury in Atlanta's loss to New England on Thursday.