Mohamed Sanu

The Eagles’ Super Bowl dreams are still alive because of Fletcher Cox

Cox turned routine plays into great ones, shutting down a potent Falcons’ offense. He gets the nod for retired NFL defensive end Stephen White’s Hoss of the Week award.<p>Just a few short weeks ago the Philadelphia Eagles were flying high. They were 10-2 and looked to be the favorite in the NFC. Their …

Ryan Schraeder

How Sarkisian can make Falcons a juggernaut in 2018

The Atlanta Falcons are expected to retain offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian for the 2018 season, but his return should come with a caveat: Be …

Steve Sarkisian

Mark Bradley: The failure of the Falcons' season was a failure of coaching

Ask yourself this: Had Carson Wentz been healthy Saturday and the Falcons reduced to deploying Matt Schaub, how big would the Eagles have won? …

Desmond Trufant

NFL Playoffs 2018: Here's how the Vikings can beat the Eagles, advance to Super Bowl - CBSSports.com

Can the Vikings become the first home team to play in a Super Bowl?<p>Just like last week, the Eagles are home underdogs in the playoffs. And just like …

Sports

3 Worst NFL Coaching Decisions From Divisional Playoff Round

You thought last week was bad in the coaching department? Man, the <b>NFL</b>‘s divisional playoff round was an entire weekend of “hold my beer” moments …

Chris Boswell

Offseason decisions (not just Sarkisian) led to Falcons’ problems

The Falcons’ grew tired of critics continually measuring their offensive success this season against the Super Bowl team of 2016 -- and to be fair, …

Patrick DiMarco

Twelve things we learned from Divisional Round games

The Divisional Round has come and gone, and only four teams remain in Super Bowl contention. Joining the usual suspects, Tom Brady's Patriots, in …

Telvin Smith

Yearlong issues culminate in another heart-wrenching finish for the Falcons

When you reach the playoffs, there is a growing sense of what to expect. The best teams are going to challenge your biggest deficiencies. How well a …

Ryan Schraeder

What the Falcons had to say about Sarkisian's play-calling at the end of Eagles game

Everyone's already breaking down the Atlanta Falcons' final drive.<p>After a great catch from Julio Jones on fourth down to extend a potential …

Steve Sarkisian

Eagles tried to hand the Falcons the game, and won it anyway

The Falcons were in it right up until the very end.<p>The Eagles weren’t favored to win with Nick Foles behind center. But when time expired, Philadelphia came out on top.<p>The most obvious storyline heading into this one was Nick Foles starting in place of Carson Wentz, who tore his ACL in Week 14. But …

Nick Foles

Refs overturned Mohamed Sanu’s critical first down, thanks to the NFL’s catch rule

The playoffs wouldn’t be complete without catch rule madness.<p>The catch rule strikes again!<p>In the fourth quarter down 15-10, the Falcons were faced with a third down and six at their own 42. Matt Ryan threw a pass to Mohamed Sanu, gaining a first down:<p>However, the play would be reviewed, and the …

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The Eagles decided not to catch a punt and it cost them the lead against the Falcons

It was a disaster of a play.<p>After a poor offensive possession by the Falcons following the Eagles’ first touchdown of the game, they caught a break thanks to the Philadelphia special teams.<p>Matt Bosher’s punt soared through the air, and was touched by the Eagles’ Bryan Braman. That allowed the …

Devonta Freeman

Divisional Round Injury Report

Season-long fantasy football is finished, but playoff fantasy leagues and Divisional Round DFS are great ways to keep the fun going. As you might …

Marqise Lee

Odds are Vegas is wrong about Eagles-Falcons

<b>Eagles-Falcons</b><p>After what felt like an eternity, the Eagles are finally set to play their first postseason game since 2013, hosting the defending …

Philadelphia Eagles

Will Super Bowl LII be won by ring-less QB? Case Keenum, Matt Ryan have shot

This weekend's Divisional Round features three quarterbacks who account for eight of the last 16 Super Bowl titles: New England's Tom Brady (5), …

Case Keenum

Dose: Norv is Back

Welcome to the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs! Fans and fantasy players can look forward to this weekend’s action, which includes Saturday’s …

Steve Wilks

Steve Wilks won't interview with the Colts

NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports Panthers DC Steve Wilks will forego his planned interview for the Colts' head-coaching vacancy.<p>Panthers hired Norv …

Rooney Rule

Eagles-Falcons: Can't we just be friends? | Bob Ford

Looking ahead to Saturday’s divisional round playoff between the Eagles and the Falcons, Inquirer columnist Bob Ford and Atlanta Journal-Constitution …

Jalen Mills

Falcons prepare to face NFL's top run defense in Eagles

The Falcons' rushing attack helped them defeat the Rams in Saturday's wild-card playoff game.<p>They'll need to run the ball again when they play the …

Fletcher Cox