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2-1, 1st in NFC South

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Falcons LB Deion Jones, the NFC Rookie of the Month, on getting the game ball after his 90-yard, pick-6 in a win over his hometown Saints: "It's just at the house right now. I haven't gotten anything done to it yet. I'll probably frame it."

ESPN Stats & Info

FPI gives Panthers the edge over Falcons

In this divisional matchup, ESPN's FPI likes the Panthers in Atlanta, but only by a little. A Panthers win would create a tie at the top of the NFC South.

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Quinn calls the Falcons 'a work in progress' (1:20)

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Julio Jones (calf), Mohamed Sanu (shoulder), Tevin Coleman (ankle), and Devonta Freeman (illness) all had full participation in practice Friday and are set to go against Carolina on Sunday.

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Panthers looking to attack Falcons' D

Carolina has had to face two top-10 defenses in three weeks and now faces Atlanta's 30th-ranked D. Can the Falcons score enough on the Panthers' stout defense to keep up? Our NFL Nation reporters make their picks. Week 4 predictions (Insider)

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22hDavid Newton

Oher in concussion protocol, will sit for Panthers

The Panthers must shuffle their offensive line with news that starting left tackle Michael Oher is in the concussion protocol and won't face the Falcons on Sunday.

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Falcons coach Dan Quinn said linebackers DeVondre Campbell and Paul Worrilow are out for Sunday's game. Everybody else, including Julio Jones and Mohamed Sanu, ready to go off injuries.

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Devonta Freeman back at practice today for Falcons after missing yesterday with illness.

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23hWarren Sharp

Best Week 4 NFL point total bets

Using his proprietary analytics, key traditional stats and other intel, handicapper Warren Sharp identifies his best bets on NFL totals for Week 4.

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Falcons' duo the league's best

Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman combine to form the best running back duo in the league, according to ESPN's Field Yates. Freeman exploded onto the scene with a massive 2015, but Coleman has flourished early on this season. Ranking RB duos (Insider)

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1dNFL Vegas Experts

How to bet Carolina-Atlanta

Where does the betting value lie in the Carolina-Atlanta Week 4 matchup? ESPN Chalk experts provide against-the-spread and over/under advice.

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2dESPN.com

Answering Week 4's biggest fantasy questions

NFL Nation reporters answer the top fantasy questions across the league for Week 4, including whether Rob Gronkowski will see the field more and whether Julio Jones will have a bounce-back game.

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Should we worry about Julio Jones?

Per ESPN Stats & Info, the Falcons wideout had 34 catches on 47 targets, 440 yards and four TDs at this point last season. This year, he has 10 catches on 20 targets for 188 yards and two TDs.

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Falcons RB Devonta Freeman did not practice today due to an illness. WR Julio Jones (calf) was limited, as was WR Mohamed Sanu (shoulder), and WR Justin Hardy (shoulder). WR Taylor Gabriel (hamstring) had full participation.

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Falcons WR Julio Jones today on his health coming off calf injury and short week: "I feel really good. I feel good about the way I played in the game. I didn't have any setbacks. I'm not injured or anything like that."

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Deion Jones joined Matt Ryan in earning an NFL honor. The second round draft pick from LSU was named the NFC's Defensive Rookie of the Month, punctuated by Jones' 90-yard interception return for a touchdown in a 45-32 win over his hometown New Orleans Saints. Ryan, who is tied for the league lead with a passer rating of 119.0, was named the NFC's Offensive Player of the Month.

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Matt Ryan's third career player of the month award is the most in Falcons history.

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Falcons Matt Ryan named the NFC Offensive Player of the Month.

Team Stats

Passing Yards312.04th
Rushing Yards136.05th
Points For34.71st
Points Against30.328th

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