Sep 7, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; A general view of the Georgia Dome prior to the game between the New Orleans Saints and the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports
The Atlanta Falcons have had an up and down 2014 so far, winning their home games but losing both on the road. A 2-2 record isn’t ideal, but is probably a fair reflection of where this team stands a quarter of the way through the season. The mixed results haven’t been helped by the visible areas of weakness (particularly on defense) and the poor play of individual players. However, some players have put in outstanding performances over the past 4 weeks, so let’s take a look at who’s in the running for the Falcons MVP as it stands.