The only 2 nicknames for them I've heard is the "Dirty Birds" and the "Coons"
The Atlanta Falcons are from Atlanta Georgia. The Falcons joined the NFL in 1966 and have always played in Atlanta. And havn't compiled very many wins there.
The Atlanta Falcons are commonly referred to as the "Dirty Birds". This term became popular in 1998 by Jamal Anderson as in that year, he created the now famous Dirty Bird dance during touchdown celebrations.
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The current mascot for the Atlanta Falcons is Freddie the Falcon
Julio Jones is number 11 on the Atlanta Falcons.
In 2009, the Atlanta Falcons had a 9-7 record.
Jonathan Massaquoi is number 96 on the Atlanta Falcons.
Joplo Bartu is number 59 on the Atlanta Falcons.
Jordan Mabin is number 43 on the Atlanta Falcons.
Josh Harris is number 47 on the Atlanta Falcons.
Josh Vaughan is number 30 on the Atlanta Falcons.