5 Ways The Falcons Can Make The Super Bowl Next Year

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4. Re-Commit To The Running Game

Atlanta finished dead last in the league in rushing last year. Sure, the NFL is a pass-first league and you don’t win with the running game anymore, but you can’t contend for a title if you’re the worst in the league at it either.

You still need to be able to run the ball to close out games, to keep other team’s offenses off the field and to make teams pay for dropping back and sitting on the pass.