Flair-less Falcons Focus on Winning

December 16, 2010

By John Manasso
December 16, 2010

FOX analyst Michael Strahan said it after watching a video clip of Falcons head coach Mike Smith's postgame pep talk following his team's 31-10 win over Carolina last Sunday.

To paraphrase, Strahan said something to the effect that the Falcons are as boring as their coach's words.

To those of us who listen to Smith talk several times a week all season long, it was mildly surprising to hear him use essentially the same language in private with his team as he does in public with the media