The Atlanta Falcons are proud to celebrate and honor our past and present members of the armed forces. The organization continues to strive to give back as much as possible to those who fight for our freedom. From visits to training camp to surprise reunions, view all of's military appreciation coverage below.

Military Appreciation

  • Falcons Paying Tribute to Fallen Heroes

    By Kelsey Conway - Posted Nov 23, 2016

    Sunday is the Falcons' Salute to Service game, and the organization will take it a step further this Sunday with a unique program dedicated to honoring fallen heroes

  • Falcons Host Military Appreciation Night

    Posted Nov 8, 2016

    The Atlanta Falcons hosted a Military Appreciation Night benefiting Toys for Tots at the Official Team Store in Atlantic Station on Monday

  • Sights and Sounds: Military Appreciation Day

    Posted Aug 14, 2016

    Military members old and young, past and present, and representing all branches converged on Falcons Headquarters on Sunday for Military Appreciation Day at XFINITY Training Camp

  • Falcons, Troops Connect at Fort Gordon

    Posted Apr 27, 2015

    Atlanta Falcons players and head coach Dan Quinn traveled to Augusta last week for a day that included a pep rally, simulation training, and bonding together at Fort Gordon

  • Falcons Show Appreciation at Dobbins ARB

    Posted Nov 21, 2014

    Military appreciation month hit home for a few Falcons and to show their support TE Bear Pascoe, DE Cliff Matthews and RB Jacquizz Rodgers visited Dobbins Air Reserve Base to sign autographs and take photos with fans

  • Fan Who Saw 376 Games in a Row Dead at 96

    By Jay Adams - Posted Nov 18, 2014

    Col. Joe Curtis, who witnessed every game Atlanta Falcons home game for 48 seasons, passed away in his Macon, Ga., home Tuesday

  • Falcons Give Special Thanks to Veterans

    Posted Nov 11, 2014

    The Falcons give thanks to the men and women of the United States military, both past and present, on this Veterans Day in a special video message to all the troops

  • Cheerleaders Take Part in Salute to Service

    Posted Nov 11, 2013

    The Atlanta Falcons Cheerleaders donned camouflage uniforms during Sunday's Salute to Service game against Seattle to pay tribute to the men and women of the armed forces

  • D-Block Salutes Bobby Mac

    Posted Nov 8, 2013

    In honor of the NFL's Salute to Service game this weekend, D-Block welcomes in cornerback Robert McClain, who talks about his life growing up in a military family and how it shaped him into who he is today.

  • Lifting Morale with Words from Home

    Posted Sep 19, 2012

    The UnitedHealthcare Rookie Club recently visited with students at an Atlanta area elementary school to write letters to active duty military members overseas

  • Hometown Hero Scores Big Surprise

    Posted Aug 17, 2012

    Many celebrations have taken place in the Falcons west end zone over the years, but few were as emotional as the scene when US Navy Petty Officer Jeff Howard, back from the Afghan war zone, surprised his mom, Tina, on Thursday.

  • An Honor for All

    Posted Aug 15, 2012

    Last week, the Falcons hosted 100 members of the United States military during Russell Athletic Training Camp to show support for the sacrifices the men and women of the armed forces make every day.

  • A Tribute to Heroes

    Posted Nov 16, 2011

    More than 70,000 people inside the Georgia Dome honored military veterans with a stunning card stunt during the Falcons' military appreciation game as a big way of saying 'Thank You For Your Service'

  • Quick Hits: Strength in Numbers

    Posted Nov 13, 2011

    Members of the United States military arrive at the Georgia Dome and make their way to the field to rehearse for their salute to veterans, which will take place at halftime

  • Quick Hits: Salute to Service

    Posted Nov 13, 2011

    The cards are laid out all over the Georgia Dome for today's halftime card stunt, which fans are asked to stay in their seats to help perform today to honor military veterans

  • Fans Asked to Participate in Halftime Ceremony Honoring Veterans

    By Jay Adams - Posted Nov 12, 2011

    The Falcons will hold a card stunt during Sunday's game against the Saints to honor members of the military during our Salute to Service halftime