Single-game tickets for the Atlanta Falcons' two home preseason games will go on sale at 10 a.m. today. The Falcons' first home preseason game is Aug. 16 against the Indianapolis Colts. Atlanta's final home game during the preseason is Aug. 22 against the Tennessee Titans. Fans can purchase tickets at all Ticketmaster outlets, www.ticketmaster.com, or charge by phone at 1-800-326-4000. For more information, visit www.atlantafalcons.com
FLOWERY BRANCH - Since Alge Crumpler left the team for Tennessee via free agency in March, tight end hasn't been expected to be a position of strength for the 2008 Falcons. But now that Martrez Milner is injured, the depth is even more spotty.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Forget any suggestion that D.J. Shockley should wait another week to make his preseason debut for the Atlanta Falcons.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Lingering symptoms from a concussion have forced rookie linebacker Robert James to be shut down for the season by the Atlanta Falcons.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Jamaal Anderson is willing to talk about his expectations for 2008.
Matt Ryan is the new face of the Atlanta Falcons. With a six-year, $72 million contract signed, it seems that the Falcons believe that this could be the quarterback to bring a consistency never achieved in franchise history.
ATLANTA - During the first days of training camp last year, Lawyer Milloy knew Bobby Petrino wouldn't last long as a head coach in the NFL.
ATLANTA - As a Bon Jovi hit from the 1980s played over the public address system at the Georgia Dome, Atlanta Falcons fans got access to the players that doesn't come too often.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Chris Redman already pulled off the improbable, going from insurance salesman to starting NFL quarterback.
HOSCHTON – The first scrimmage of the year provided little to no answer for who will be the starting quarterback of the Atlanta Falcons on opening day.
HOSCHTON - The field at Mill Creek High has seen its fair share of great athletes, but nothing like Friday night when the Atlanta Falcons strapped on the pads and helmets for their first live scrimmage of the season.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Roddy White has just one regret about the "Free Mike Vick" T-shirt he wore under his game jersey last year.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Atlanta Falcons welcomed Grady Jackson back to their training table on Tuesday.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Long after he left school, Emmitt Thomas remained a student.
FLOWERY BRANCH - From a small high school to a small college came a small guy with a small chance.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Falcons offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter isn't saying much about his recent interview with Boise State.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Roddy White says the Falcons' 10th loss was especially painful.
GREEN BAY, Wis. - Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon took a knee to catch his breath after his lumbering 71-yard interception return for a touchdown.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Atlanta Falcons don't know if they'll be facing Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers on Sunday.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Steven Jackson says running the ball in the NFL requires patience and commitment.
LONDON - London is getting its first NFL day game, creating a new morning time slot for viewers in the United States.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Mike Smith knows the value of a strong finish, even in a dismal season such as this one.
TORONTO - Falcons safety William Moore looked into the crowd in Toronto and began wondering whether he was back home in Atlanta.
LONDON - The NFL has announced the dates of its three regular-season games in London next year, with the Dallas Cowboys playing the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 10 on Nov. 9.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Terren Jones said Wednesday it will feel like another preseason game with the Falcons if he plays against the Bills on Sunday.
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