‘Thursday Night Kickoff’ on FOX 5 Atlanta: What magic can the Falcons pull to make the playoffs?
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By Jeanna Thomas

I’m not going to sugarcoat this: It’s been a rough season for the Falcons.

They’re off to a 1-4 start, which is the worst we’ve seen from this team in some time. The defense has been atrocious, and the offense seems to only be able to get things done at home — which is too bad, as they only play eight games in the friendly confines of the Benz. The offensive line, which had been a strength, is struggling. Julio Jones hasn’t scored a single touchdown, much to the chagrin of fantasy players everywhere. And the repercussions are felt in the team’s record.

We’ve watched their playoff chances evaporate, and that’s why we turned to Falcons Twitter this week to find out what kind of magic the Falcons need to work to actually make it to the postseason.

I’ll share some of the most clever answers this evening on Thursday Night Kickoff on FOX 5 Atlanta at 7 p.m. ET. Tune in for the whole show, as Justin Felder, Cody Chaffins, and the rest of the crew at FOX 5 have plenty of great Falcons insight for you as we look toward this week’s matchup with the Bucs....

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