Atlanta Falcons News: Matt Ryan, Dan Quinn preview Falcons-Eagles


Good morning, Falcons fans. We are moving ever closer to the Atlanta Falcons’ season opener with the Philadelphia Eagles. As you can imagine, the anticipation for this game is building and dominates the stories in today’s Dirty Bird Daily. Let’s begin.

Scouting report: Falcons vs Eagles — Kelsey Conway of

"Want your own scouting report for Monday’s season opener? Here are some of the important statistics and information to keep in mind for the upcoming primetime game."

Jake Matthews limited in practice — Jeanna Thomas of The Falcoholic

"Prior to practice, Dan Quinn told the media that Brooks Reed (groin surgery) and Devin Hester (toe) would not participate in practice. Devonta Freeman (hamstring) and Jake Matthews (back) were limited on Thursday, while Roddy White, coming off of elbow surgery, was a full participant."

Quinn, Ryan preview Eagles game — John Buhler of ATL All Day

"Atlanta Falcons HC Dan Quinn and QB Matt Ryan met with the media this morning to preview the team’s home opener versus the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday Night Football."

NFC Power Rankings: Week 1 — Jonathan Savitske of ATL All Day

"Atlanta Falcons fans, the 2015 NFL regular season is upon us, which means it’s time for the first edition of our weekly NFC Power Rankings here at ATL All Day."

Ultimate 2015 season predictions — Aaron Freeman of FalcsFans

"Every year at the start of a new NFL season, you can expect to find my annual “ultimate” predictions when I try my hand at prognosticating what is going to happen not only for the Atlanta Falcons, but also in the league as a whole."

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