Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Friday. A full Sports Digest will be sent about 3 p.m. All times EST:
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) After Asante Samuel intercepted Eli Manning's first pass on Sunday, the cornerback approached Falcons teammate Thomas DeCoud, who leads the team in interceptions.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) The Atlanta Falcons aren't too impressed with winning their second NFC South title in three years.
ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Falcons were low key about clinching the fifth division title in franchise history.