FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) Five games into his 16th NFL season, Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez feels reborn on the football field.
ATLANTA (AP) During their dismal first season, the Atlanta Falcons' mascot - a real bird - apparently decided he had seen enough bad football.
OAKLAND (1-3) At ATLANTA (5-0)
Sunday, 1 p.m., CBS
OPENING LINE - Falcons by 9 1/2
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Oakland 1-3; Atlanta 4-1
SERIES RECORD - Raiders lead 7-5
NEW YORK (AP) Comments on the Atlanta Falcons by the AP Pro32 panel (ranking in parentheses):
ATLANTA FALCONS (2)