Sunday’s matchup between the Atlanta Falcons (2-4) and Arizona Cardinals (3-4) isn’t necessarily prime-time material, but it does have its share of storylines.
Atlanta will be making its first trip back to University of Phoenix Stadium since 2008, when an overachieving Falcons squad saw its comeback fall short against Arizona and then Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner, 30-24.
The game was the first of four playoff appearances for the Falcons in the last five years under the leadership of general manager Thomas Dimitroff, head coach Mike Smith and quarterback Matt Ryan.
In addition to Ryan, defensive end John Abraham was a key playmaker for Atlanta’s defense and a member of the core group of players who carried the Falcons during that
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