The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn before his team’s training camp practice on August 19. Topics included the team’s emphasis on special teams in practice, a health update on several players, the depth of the running back position and using training camp as an opportunity to increase the individual versatility of players.
The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United midfielder Darlington Nagbe following the team’s practice on August 16. Topics included the team winning the Campeones Cup on August 14 and Atlanta preparing to visit the Portland Timbers on August 18 which is where he played.
The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Atlanta United 2 player Tyler Ruthven following the team’s 2-1 home win over Swope Park Rangers on August 16. Topics included the victory, Atlanta earning its second win in three matches, working his way back from injury, working with younger teammates and staying in contention for a playoff spot in the USL Championship.