Atlanta Falcons News: Julio Jones on record-setting pace


Good morning, Falcons fans. We continue to breakdown the Atlanta Falcons’ excellent comeback victory against the Cowboys in Week 3. Let’s dive straight into the Dirty Bird Daily.

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Julio Jones on record-setting receiving pace — Mark Inabinett of

"After Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jonescaught 22 passes for 276 yards and two touchdowns in the first two games of the 2015 NFL season, the former Foley High School and Alabama Crimson Tide star had the attention of the Dallas Cowboys’ defense in advance of Sunday’s Game 3."

When will Falcons’ first loss come in 2015? — John Buhler of ATL All Day

"The Atlanta Falcons are 3-0 and are about to enter a very navigable part of their favorable 2015 NFL schedule. When will Atlanta’s first loss likely come?"


Five things we learned from Falcons win — John Buhler of ATL All Day

"Atlanta has to feel fantastic about its football team heading into a home game with the 1-2 Houston Texans in Week 4. Here are the five biggest takeaways from the Atlanta Falcons’ come-from-behind road victory over the Dallas Cowboys in Week 3."

Quinn wants his defense to smell blood, not taste it Vaughn McClure of ESPN

"Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn tried to downplay it at first, but he reluctantly admitted Monday to tearing into his team during Sunday’s 39-28 win over the Dallas Cowboys."

Matt Ryan, Falcons believe, but can be even better — Vaughn McClure of ESPN

"Atlanta Falcons left tackle Jake Matthews paid close attention when quarterback Matt Ryan decided to deliver an impromptu sermon in the locker room during Sunday’s halftime."

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