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Falcons | Tevin Coleman has mixed numbers in Week 3

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 16:01:13 -0700

Atlanta Falcons RB Tevin Coleman carried the ball six times for 46 yards Sunday, Sept. 24, in a 30-26 win over the Detroit Lions.

Fantasy Tip: Coleman didn't score this week, but he did post similar numbers to that of Week 2. Freeman is definitely the No. 1 back in Atlanta, but Coleman's performance rates him an RB3 or flex option.

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Falcons | Devonta Freeman over 100 yards in Week 3

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 15:57:34 -0700

Atlanta Falcons RB Devonta Freeman ran the ball 21 times for 106 yards in a 30-26 win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday, Sept. 24.

Fantasy Tip: Another week, another strong performance for Freeman, who remains an elite RB1 option as long as he puts up numbers like this.

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Falcons | Matt Ryan strong in Week 3

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 15:53:24 -0700

Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan threw for 294 yards and two touchdowns but suffered three interceptions Sunday, Sept. 24, in a 30-26 win over the Detroit Lions.

Fantasy Tip: Ryan did a nice job getting the Falcons off to a solid start but faltered slightly. One of the interceptions was a pick-6 by Glover Quin. Ryan's mistakes didn't cost the team, however, and he should have another strong week as a QB1 against the Buffalo Bills in Week 4.

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Falcons | Week 3 inactives for Falcons

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 08:43:49 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared LB Courtney Upshaw, LB Jermaine Grace, WR Nick Williams, OT Ryan Schraeder, OG Sean Harlow, RB Terron Ward, LB Vic Beasley inactive for Week 3.

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Falcons | Atlanta's Week 3 injury report

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:18:57 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Vic Beasley (hamstring), OT Ryan Schraeder (concussion), DL Courtney Upshaw (ankle, knee) and RB Terron Ward (neck, shoulder) did not practice Friday, Sept. 22, and have been ruled out for Week 3 against the Detroit Lions. RB Brian Hill (ankle) practiced in full for the third straight day and has been removed from the injury report.

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Falcons | Atlanta's Thursday injury report

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:06:47 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Vic Beasley (hamstring), OT Ryan Schraeder (concussion) and DE Courtney Upshaw (ankle, knee) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 21. RB Brian Hill (ankle) participated fully.

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Falcons | Atlanta practice report for Wednesday

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:23:01 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Vic Beasley (hamstring), OT Ryan Schraeder (concussion) and DT Courtney Upshaw (ankle, knee) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 20, and have already been ruled out for Week 3. RB Brian Hill (ankle) was a full participant in practice.

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Falcons | Vic Beasley, Courtney Upshaw ruled out Week 3

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 09:09:56 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Vic Beasley (hamstring) and LB Courtney Upshaw (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 20, and have already been ruled out for Week 3 against the Detroit Lions.

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Falcons | Dwight Freeney on Atlanta's radar

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 09:02:44 -0700

Free-agent DE Dwight Freeney (Falcons) could be an option for the Atlanta Falcons if injured LB Vic Beasley misses significant time with his hamstring injury.

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Falcons | Vic Beasley likely out a month

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 10:18:53 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Vic Beasley (hamstring) reportedly suffered a slight hamstring tear in Week 2 and is expected to be sidelined for at least a month, according to Zach Klein of WSB-TV 2.

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Falcons | Austin Hooper quiet in SNF victory

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 21:55:22 -0700

Atlanta Falcons TE Austin Hooper posted two receptions for seven yards in Week 2 against the Packers on just two targets.

Fantasy Tip: Hooper had a huge stat line in the opening game win in Chicago, but we told you to tamp down expectations. His targets remained just about the same, but he had the one big play last week. Until he sees an uptick in targets he should be treated more as a TE2 in most fantasy formats heading into Week 3 in Detroit.

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Falcons | Mohamed Sanu useful in Sunday's win

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 21:54:47 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WR Mohamed Sanu managed five receptions for 85 yards in Week 2 against the Packers on six targets.

Fantasy Tip: Sanu stepped up his game and was a nice secondary target in Matt Ryan's arsenal, which is exactly why he was brought in last season. Still, he is only worth a look as a low-end WR4 or WR5 in PPR fantasy formats heading into Week 3 at Detroit.

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Falcons | Julio Jones posts 108 yards in win

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 21:54:19 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones posted five receptions for 108 yards on nine targets in Week 2 against Green Bay.

Fantasy Tip: It was a little disappointing for fantasy owners, as Jones had 93 yards at halftime. However, the team built a giant lead early in the third quarter and shifted to a run-heavy offense with very limited pass attempts to keep his second-half numbers down. He'll look to keep up the solid production in Week 3 at Detroit.

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Falcons | Tevin Coleman sees eight touches, TD

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 21:53:46 -0700

Atlanta Falcons RB Tevin Coleman rushed six times for 42 yards in Week 2 against the Packers and he added two receptions for three yards and a touchdown.

Fantasy Tip: Coleman is a decent RB3 or flex fantasy option in PPR formats, but his fantasy appeal is rather limited as long as Devonta Freeman is healthy and seeing a majority of the backfield touches. The Falcons travel to meet the Lions in Week 3.

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Falcons | Devonta Freeman finds end zone twice

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 21:53:13 -0700

Atlanta Falcons RB Devonta Freeman carried 19 times for 84 yards and two touchdowns in Week 2 against Green Bay.

Fantasy Tip: Freeman was effective in the red zone early in the game, then the team used the back to hammer on the Packers and chew clock with a big lead. He remains an elite fantasy back heading into Week 3 at Detroit and beyond.

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Alford Robert CB
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White Ryan CB
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