When the Atlanta Falcons take the field this Sunday in Tampa Bay, they will look to do something that no other team in franchise history has done. In a season where the playoffs are now out of reach, most would feel any accomplishment would have a hollow ring to it. But to long suffering Falcon fans, such as myself, it could indeed be a historic day. If the Falcons can beat the Buccaneers in their final game of the season, they will finish the year with a 9-7 record. They would then become the first team in franchise history to have back-to-back winning seasons. Big deal, you say? Oh yes, very big deal. As a Falcon season ticket holder for many of the past 25 years, I have witnessed the highs and many lows of this franchise. From Pat Peppler to Aundray Bruce to Michael Vick, this franchise ...
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