While many people are preparing for the joys of the holiday season, a good number of current NFL head coaches are dreading the worst day of the year in their profession: Black Monday.
Atlanta Falcons receiver Roddy White will miss the first game of his nine-year career on Sunday.
The Atlanta Falcons have returned from their bye week with big holes to fill on offense.
The Atlanta Falcons could lose Julio Jones for the season after the Pro Bowl receiver injured his foot Monday in a 30-28 loss to the New York Jets.
Jason La Confora NFL Insider for the NFL Today joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about who is the best team in the AFC South, his thoughts on the Texans underachieving, the Super Bowl chances of Green Bay, Atlanta and San Francisco and the treatment of Aldon Smith and Terrell Pryor.
Falcons receiver Roddy White has returned to practice while cornerback Asante Samuel and offensive tackle Sam Baker were held out for the second straight day with injuries.
Roddy White isn’t promising he’ll be 100 percent for the Falcons’ opener at the Saints on Sunday.
Quarterback Matt Ryan set five Falcons single-season passing records. While impressive, it made the Falcons one-dimensional, relying too much on their aerial attack. With the addition of All-Pro running back Steven Jackson, the Falcons can now be dangerous both through the air and on the ground.
Mike Florio of Profootballtalk.com joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and talked about the similarities as well as differences between Aaron Hernandez and Josh Brent.
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