Good morning, Falcons fans. The attention is shifting from the Giants win today and onto the Cowboys. That’s if they even have enough players left by Sunday. Check out the NFL Power Rankings in our featured post this morning, and we also have a roundup of all of the top analysts power rankings coming later today. For now, let’s kickoff the day with the Dirty Bird Daily.
FEATURED: NFL Power Rankings entering Week 3
A pass rush? We saw signs of one Sunday — Mark Bradley of AJC.com
"The best part of the Atlanta Falcons’ victory in the Meadowlands was Julio Jones, duh, but he’s pretty good all the time. The most encouraging part was that the defense, for the second week in a row, made the stop to seal the victory."
Jason Witten uncertain to play vs. Falcons — Ed Werder of ESPN
"Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten is receiving treatment for two sprained ankles and a sprained knee, and it is not certain he will be available for Sunday’s home game against the Atlanta Falcons, league sources told ESPN."
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Falcons vs. Cowboys: Betting odds, analysis — OddsShark.com via Bleacher Report
"The road has not been kind to the Atlanta Falcons over the last couple of seasons, as they’ve gone just 4-12 straight up and 6-10 against the spread on it, but they rallied to win their first road contest of this season last week against the New York Giants."
“Hank Time” has officially arrived for the Falcons — Allen Strk of The Falcoholic
"After an unsteady four year stint in Washington, Leonard Hankerson is starting to prove his worth as one of Matt Ryan’s most reliable weapons."