The Falcons are gullible laughingstocks for letting

The Falcons are gullible laughingstocks for letting

Showing that the bad decisions didn’t stop with Kyle Shanahan’s play-calling in the Super Bowl, the Atlanta Falcons announced Friday that superstar-turned-inmate Michael Vick, who took a $130 million contract from the team and reciprocated by lying about his involvement in a dogfighting ring that eventually sent him to federal prison, will be honored and feted with […]

5 reasons Super Bowl LI could be the best Super Bowl ever

5 reasons Super Bowl LI could be the best Super Bowl ever

NFL fans (and casual commercial observers) have witnessed some brilliant Super Bowls over the past decade after an era that was populated by blowouts. Broncos-Panthers in Super Bowl 50 last February didn’t feel close but Carolina trailed by only 6 late in the game. Patriots-Seahawks in XLIX was an all-time classic, there was the Ravens-49ers […]

Super Bowl LI preview: Patriots vs Falcons

Super Bowl LI preview: Patriots vs Falcons

It’s finally here, the Super Bowl. On Sunday night (Monday 10:30 AEDT), the New England Patriots go head to head with the Atlanta Falcons in the biggest game of the year. It’s the No. 1 Seed in the AFC versus the No. 2 Seed in the NFC. It’s the top-ranked scoring offence versus the top-ranked […]

Skip Bayless explains why the Patriots will win Super Bowl LI in a blowout

Las Vegas expects a high-scoring nailbiter of a Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons on Sunday (2:00 PM ET, FOX and FOX Sports GO), but at least one NFL expert disagrees. On Friday’s episode of Undisputed live from Discovery Green in Houston, Skip Bayless explained why Tom Brady and the Patriots will […]

Here’s what happened the last time the Patriots and Falcons met

The New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons will meet in Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5 with Tom Brady seeking his fifth ring and Matt Ryan his first. Taking into account how different these two teams have been over the course of the past 15 years, it’s no surprise to see how little familiarity they […]