Atlanta Falcons News: How to stop Odell Beckham Jr.


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FEATURED: Falcons vs Eagles – Tale of the Tape

Tevin Coleman looking for 100 yards each game
 — Vaughn McClure of ESPN

"Tevin Coleman isn’t too familiar with Jerious Norwood, but the Atlanta Falcons rookie running back hopes to match something Norwood accomplished nine years ago."

Falcons Around the Perimeter Eps. 10 — Jonathan Savitske of ATL All Day

"We’ve got a lot on our minds as it’s football season in Atlanta. The Atlanta Falcons take center-stage following their dramatic victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday Night Football in front of a national audience in Head Coach Dan Quinn’s first game."


Four-point plan to stop Odell Beckham — D. Orlando Ledbetter of

"Quinn faced Beckham last season when he was Seattle’s defensive coordinator. Beckham finished with seven catches for 108 yards against the Seahawks, who won the game 38-17 on Nov. 9, 2014."

PFF grades from Falcons vs Eagles — The DW of The Falcoholic

"Given the up and down nature of the game against the Eagles on Monday night, you may be expecting a wide array of scores from the analysts at Pro Football Focus – and you’d be right."

Injury update: Moore out with illness — Kelsey Conway of

"Head coach Dan Quinn announced that safety William Moore would be unable to participate in Thursday’s practice due to an illness."

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