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FILE - In this Jan. 1, 2017, file photo, former Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick stands on the sidelines before NFL football game between the Falcons and the New Orleans Saints in Atlanta. Vick never made it to the Super Bowl with the Falcons. And his career with the team ended in disgrace. Yet no one is rooting harder for the Falcons to win their first championship.(AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

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Atlanta Falcons Dwight Freeney is seen at Super Bowl Opening Night at Minute Maid Park on Monday, January 30, 2017 in Houston, TX. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)

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Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan #2 is seen at Super Bowl Opening Night at Minute Maid Park on Monday, January 30, 2017 in Houston, TX. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)

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FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2016, file photo, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) scrambles for yardage against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the second half of an NFL football game in Tampa, Fla. Atlanta led the NFL in points (540) by a wide margin, thanks to a career year from QB Matt Ryan (2), who along with WR Julio Jones (11) are All-Pros. The Falcons (13-5) take on the New England Patriots (16-2) in Super Bowl LI in Houston on Feb. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

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FILE - In this Tuesday, May 24, 2016, file photo, Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank talks about his city's successful bid following a vote at the NFL owner's meeting in Charlotte N.C., that awarded the Super Bowl to Atlanta, which will host the game in 2019, South Florida, (2020) and Los Angeles (2021). The New England Patriots’ “Deflategate” was a major story, but the Atlanta Falcons were handed a much-less publicized punishment for pumping fake noise into home games in the 2013 and 2014 seasons. The Falcons’ “Inflategate” was a blip on the news radar, in large part because owner Arthur Blank acknowledged the team’s rules violation even before the NFL released its official findings in 2015. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2016, file photo, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) speaks with former Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith before the first half of an NFL football game, in Atlanta. Mike Smith never made it to the Super Bowl with the Falcons. Came up 10 yards short. But let's not underestimate the impact he had on the Falcons, who are now just one win away from their first NFL championship. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2014, file photo, Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith reacts during the second half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, in Minneapolis. Mike Smith never made it to the Super Bowl with the Atlanta Falcons. Came up 10 yards short. But let's not underestimate the impact he had on the Falcons, who are now just one win away from their first NFL championship. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File)

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FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2014, file photo, Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith speaks during a press conference about an upcoming game against the Detroit Lions, in Watford, England. Mike Smith never made it to the Super Bowl with the Falcons. Came up 10 yards short. But let's not underestimate the impact he had on the Falcons, who are now just one win away from their first NFL championship. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland, File)

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FILE - In this Jan. 22, 2017, file photo, Atlanta Falcons' Julio Jones catches a touchdown pass in front of Green Bay Packers' LaDarius Gunter during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game, in Atlanta. Atlanta led the NFL in points (540) by a wide margin, thanks to a career year from QB Matt Ryan (2), who along with WR Julio Jones (11) are All-Pros. The Falcons (13-5) take on the New England Patriots (16-2) in Super Bowl LI in Houston on Feb. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

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In this Aug. 9, 2016, file photo, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) and Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) talk during an NFL football training camp practice in Flowery Branch, Ga. Atlanta led the NFL in points (540) by a wide margin, thanks to a career year from QB Matt Ryan (2), who along with WR Julio Jones (11) are All-Pros. The Falcons (13-5) take on the New England Patriots (16-2) in Super Bowl LI in Houston on Feb. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

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FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2016, file photo, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) scrambles for yardage against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the second half of an NFL football game in Tampa, Fla. Atlanta led the NFL in points (540) by a wide margin, thanks to a career year from QB Matt Ryan (2), who along with WR Julio Jones (11) are All-Pros. The Falcons (13-5) take on the New England Patriots (16-2) in Super Bowl LI in Houston on Feb. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

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Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn reacts as he is dunked after the NFL football NFC championship game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 44-21 to advance to Super Bowl LI.(AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Atlanta Falcons players celebrate in the locker room after the NFL football NFC championship game against the Green Bay PackersSunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 44-21 to advance to Super Bowl LI.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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NFL football Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Taylor Gabriel gets ready to practice for the NFC Championship game, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in Flowery Branch, Ga. (Curtis Compton /Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

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FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2014, file photo, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) talks to Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers after an NFL football game in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers and Falcons play in the NFC Championship on Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/Mike Roemer, File)

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Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Jonathan Babineaux (95) sacks Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) during the second half of an NFL football divisional football game, Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 36-20.(AP Photo/John Bazemore)

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FILE - In this Nov. 15, 1998, file photo, Atlanta Falcons' Ray Buchanan (34) intercepts a Steve Young pass intended for San Francisco 49ers tight end Greg Clark (85) during second half play in Atlanta. The Falcons are in rare territory, indeed. For only the eighth time in franchise's 51-season history, they are among the final eight teams in the NFL playoffs. Of course, the Falcons have never won a Super Bowl title, a burden that hangs over this year's high-scoring team heading into Saturday's divisional round game against the Seattle Seahawks. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

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FILE -= In this Dec. 20, 1998, file photo, Atlanta Falcons' Chuck Smith (90) celebrates after Detroit Lions quarterback Frank Reich (14) was intercepted late in the fourth quarter, in Pontiac, Mich. The Falcons are in rare territory, indeed. For only the eighth time in franchise's 51-season history, they are among the final eight teams in the NFL playoffs. Of course, the Falcons have never won a Super Bowl title, a burden that hangs over this year's high-scoring team heading into Saturday's divisional round game against the Seattle Seahawks. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 6, 1998, file photo, Atlanta Falcons Jamal Anderson (32) jumps to a touchdown over fallen Indianapolis Colts Jeff Herrod (54) Michael Barber (53) and Larry Chester (64) during the first half in Atlanta. The Falcons are in rare territory, indeed. For only the eighth time in franchise's 51-season history, they are among the final eight teams in the NFL playoffs. Of course, the Falcons have never won a Super Bowl title, a burden that hangs over this year's high-scoring team heading into Saturday's divisional round game against the Seattle Seahawks. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

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FILE - In this Jan. 17, 1999, file photo, Atlanta Falcons place kicker Morten Andersen kisses the NFC Championship trophy after his team beat the Minnesota Vikings 30-27, in Minneapolis. The Falcons are in rare territory, indeed. For only the eighth time in franchise's 51-season history, they are among the final eight teams in the NFL playoffs. Of course, the Falcons have never won a Super Bowl title, a burden that hangs over this year's high-scoring team heading into Saturday's divisional round game against the Seattle Seahawks. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)