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Atlanta Falcons find positives in loss to Green Bay Packers

Atlanta fell behind 31-7 before mounting furious comeback

On the road at Lambeau Field, the Falcons showed fight in a place where most other NFC foes had folded down the stretch.

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Eddie Lacy, Green Bay hold off Atlanta Falcons

Packers build 24-point lead, then hold on

Atlanta dropped to 5-8, but remained in a first-place tie with New Orleans in the woeful NFC South.

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Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers on impressive streak

Rodgers leads Packers against Falcons tonight at Lambeau Field

Going into tonight’s game at Lambeau Field against the Atlanta Falcons, Aaron Rodgers has thrown 360 straight passes at home without an interception, a stretch that includes 31 consecutive touchdown passes at Lambeau without a pick.

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New Falcons stadium now to cost $1.4 billion, up from original $1 billion tag

The initial cost of the retractable-roof facility, which will replace the Georgia Dome in 2017, was estimated at $1 billion. That was later raised to $1.2 billion.

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Julio Jones’ big day leads Falcons

Career day keep Falcons in playoff hunt

Julio Jones’ career-best game helped lead the Atlanta Falcons to a 29-18 win over Patrick Peterson and the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday in an improbable matchup of first-place teams.

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Cards look to regroup on road against Falcons

NFL divisional leaders meet in Georgia Dome

Atlanta (4-7) is 0-7 against teams outside the South, but beating division opponents has been enough to keep the Falcons on top.

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Matt Ryan’s two highest interception totals have been against the Arizona Cardinals

Ryan said he must learn to overcome previous games with Cards

Matt Ryan threw a combined nine interceptions with only one touchdown as the Falcons somehow split the games with Arizona the last two years.

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Familiar issues continue to haunt Atlanta Falcons

Team has another fourh quarter meltdown in loss to Browns

The Atlanta defense couldn’t stop Brian Hoyer and the Browns, giving up four straight completions before Billy Cundiff kicked a 37-yarder on the final play for a 26-24 victory.

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Atlanta Falcons fall to Cleveland on last-second field goal

Bill Cundiff drills 37-yard field goal as time expired

With another fourth-quarter meltdown, Atlanta dropped to 0-7 against teams outside its division.

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Atlanta Falcons secondary faces big test against Cleveland Browns

Wide receiver Josh Gordon returns for the Browns

With Josh Gordon’s 10-game suspension lifted, the Falcons must prepare for an elite receiver who last year led the NFL in total yards and yards per catch.

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Former Falcons offensive lineman Mike Kenn a Hall of Fame semifinalist

Kenn was a five-time Pro Bowler with Falcons

In addition to Kenn, former Atlanta kicker Morten Andersen also made the cut.

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Atlanta Braves to meet with free agent pitcher Jon Lester

Lester interested in playing in Atlanta

Jon Lester is being pursued by at least a half-dozen teams, with the Cubs, Blue Jays and his longtime former team, the Red Sox, expected to engage in a bidding war that some believe will push the price tag closer to $25 million annually.

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Saints fan steals football intended for female Bengals fan | VIDEO

After Cincinnati Bengals tight end Jermaine Gresham scored a touchdown in the third quarter against the New Orleans Saints, he casually tossed the ball to the only Bengals fan he saw. It was a woman wearing an A.J. Green jersey.

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Falcons hold on to top Carolina

Atlanta moves into first-place tie in NFC South with New Orleans

Matt Bryant’s 44-yard field goal with 2:08 left put Atlanta ahead for good, and the Falcons withstood a late Carolina rally.

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Matt Ryan becomes more vocal as Falcons' losses pile up

Despite strong numbers, Ryan and Falcons are still struggling

Atlanta has won just seven of 25 games over the past two seasons, including a 3-6 mark this year.

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