ATLANTA FALCONS

Troy Vincent will discuss roughing the passer penalties on ESPN this morning

Once upon a time, and not that long ago, the NFL embraced transparency and candor when it comes to controversial officiating calls, with Mike Pereira and then Dean Blandino communicating the league’s position effectively and persuasively. In recent years, however, the league has not provided such accountability or clarity to the media and, in turn,…

ATLANTA FALCONS

Falcons turn Jeff Wilson fumble into 14-0 lead

The Falcons offense found the end zone to kick off Sunday’s game against the 49ers and their defense has added to the lead. 49ers running back Jeff Wilson lost the ball on a hit by Falcons linebacker Rashaan Evans and cornerback A.J. Terrell scooped it up with a head of steam toward the 49ers’ end…