The Falcons entered into this season as an improved team. But still, many people predicted a slump from last year, even with the additions over the offseason. The Falcons have a tough schedule this year, and the start of the season looked especially daunting. In their first three games, the Falcons play the last year's AFC "surprise team-of-the-year" the Miami Dolphins, the NFC South champions Carolina Panthers, and arguably the best organization in the NFL- the New England Patriots (who have Hall of Fame QB back in good health). Looking at this, it's easy to see why some doubted that the Falcons could repeat their 11-win season a year ago. Now two games into the season, the Falcons and their fans are brimming with confidence and optimism. So far, the Falcons h ...
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