Hayden Hurst wanted everything to be over. But, he was given a second chance in life.
Falcons tight end Hayden Hurst and his family share a powerful story on his personal fight with mental illness, breaking the stigma, and his life mission to raise awareness around mental health issues in children and adolescents.
Path to the Pick | the story of the Atlanta Falcons 2022 NFL Draft
Go behind the scenes during the process leading up to the Atlanta Falcons selections in the 2022 NFL Draft. From Senior Bowl to the NFL Combine to Draft Day, watch how the Falcons' scouting and coaching staffs collaborate to bring in a key class of rookies for a new era of football in Atlanta.
Atlanta Falcons and Mercedes-Benz Stadium announce a new display dedicated to Girls Flag Football
Marcus Mariota and his chance to prove himself
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Marcus Mariota is determined to prove to both himself and everyone in the NFL that he can still play at a high level and successfully lead this Falcons team. This is his story.
Thank you, Matt Ryan | A tribute to a legend
After being selected 3rd overall in the 2008 NFL Draft, Matt Ryan transformed the Falcons and has proven to be one of the most impactful players to represent Atlanta. An inspiration both on and off the field, we are beyond grateful for 14 seasons. Thank you, Matt Ryan.
From intern to General Manager | Terry Fontenot's inspiring journey to the Atlanta Falcons
Atlanta Falcons' General Manager is no stranger to challenges. Discover why Terry Fontenot has always had the drive to outwork his competition and how his love for football shaped his journey well before his internship at the New Orleans Saints.
Atlanta Falcons and Rooms To Go give fans a home makeover
"This is truly a blessing." The Atlanta Falcons and Rooms To Go give fans a home makeover.
Building for 2022 | Terry Fontenot, Arthur Smith at the NFL Scouting Combine
Take a look behind the scenes as General Manager Terry Fontenot and Head Coach Arthur Smith attend the NFL Scouting Combine and work with the Falcons front office to build a winning roster for 2022.
Behind the Scenes at the Reese's Senior Bowl with Terry Fontenot and Kyle Smith
Falcons General Manager Terry Fontenot and VP of Player Personnel Kyle Smith give an inside look at the role of the 2022 Reese's Senior Bowl in the offseason plans and what the Falcons scouting staff hopes to get out of it.
Lee Smith's Battle for Control | Conquering his family's cycle of absent fathers and alcoholism
When Lee Smith's father, Daryle, turned to alcohol, it drastically changed the course of his childhood, leaving him without a fully present father figure. As Lee transitioned into adulthood, he fell off the rails, making poor decisions and struggling with alcohol himself.
Lee's story shows how he overcame the struggles in his life to conquer his family's generational struggle with alcoholism and become the respected father, husband, and player he is today.
Lee also reveals that 2021 was his last season as an NFL player, and outlines his plan for the future. He hopes that his story and the work he is doing in his community of Knoxville, Tennessee will be a light and inspiration for those struggling from similar situations.
2021 season recap | A strong foundation has been built
Falcons General Manager Terry Fontenot and Head Coach Arthur Smith have built a strong foundation for this Atlanta Falcons team going into the 2022 NFL season.
Kyle Pitts record-breaking game, huge win over Detroit Lions | On The Rise
On this episode of On The Rise, the Atlanta Falcons get their first win at home in Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the 2021 season against the Detroit Lions.
On The Rise: Big Division Win over the Carolina Panthers
On this episode of On The Rise, the Atlanta Falcons defeat NFC South rivals Carolina Panthers in Charlotte.
Ride through Atlanta with Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Falcons nominee Mike Davis
Kris Rhim, Atlanta Falcons Feature Producer joins RB Mike Davis as he visits landmarks from his childhood in Atlanta.
Davis' day cumulates with an emotional visit from a surprise guest with special news.
The Atlanta Falcons announced today Mike Davis as its nominee for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award presented by Nationwide. Considered the League's most prestigious honor, the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award presented by Nationwide recognizes NFL players who have not only exhibited excellence on-the-field, but whose passion to impact lives extends beyond the game and has led them to leave a positive legacy in their communities.
Matt Ryan represents The At-Promise Center of Atlanta for 2021 My Cause My Cleats
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan represents The At Promise Center of Atlanta for the 2021 My Cause My Cleats game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Chris Lindstrom represents Best Buddies for 2021 My Cause My Cleats game
Atlanta Falcons Guard Chris Lindstrom represents Best Buddies for 2021 My Cause My Cleats game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Grady Jarrett represents Children's Healthcare of Atlanta for 2021 My Cause My Cleats game
Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Grady Jarrett represents Children's Healthcare of Atlanta for 2021 My Cause My Cleats during the Tampa Bay Buccaneers game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Kyle Pitts represents The Boys & Girls Club for 2021 My Cause My Cleats
Atlanta Falcons rookie tight end Kyle Pitts will be representing The Boys and Girls Club for the 2021 My Cause My Cleats game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Cordarrelle Patterson returns with career day in Falcons win over Jacksonville | On The Rise
On this episode of On The Rise, the Atlanta Falcons head down to Duval County to take on the Jacksonville Jaguars. Cordarrelle Patterson returns and has a career day with 108 yards rushing, while Dante Fowler and the defense stifled Trevor Lawrence for the win.
Cordarelle Patterson talks with Kay Adams about his breakout 2021 season
Atlanta Falcons running back Cordarelle Patterson talks with NFL Network's Kay Adams about his breakout 2021 season.
Next Gen Stats: Matt Ryan's 5 most improbable completions over the Saints
See Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan's top five most improbable completions in week 9 over the New Orleans Saints.
Matt Ryan leads the Atlanta Falcons to a win over the Saints in New Orleans | On The Rise
On this episode of On The Rise, the Atlanta Falcons take on their biggest rival, the Saints, in New Orleans. Matt Ryan, Cordarrelle Patterson, and Olamide Zaccheaus lead the Falcons offense throughout the game and set up the game winning field goal by Younghoe Koo.
The three things that define Cordarrelle Patterson on and off the field | Feature
Atlanta Falcons running back Cordarrelle Patterson reveals the three elements at the core of who he is as a player and person: faith, family, and football. He emphasizes the importance of family and how it defines who he is both on and off the field.
Why Calvin Ridley is the best route running receiver in the NFL
Atlanta Falcons Wide Receiver Calvin Ridley is renowned around the league for his route running, and there is a reason why his teammates call him "Slide Rid." Calvin shares how he has slowly mastered the "art" of running routes, and reflects on his growth over the years into the WR1 we see on the field today.