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Panthers crush Falcons 34-3, roll into playoffs

Carolina Panthers safety Roman Harper, right, celebrates intercepting Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan and returning the ball for a touchdown, with Frank Alexander, left, during the second quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal Constitution, Curtis Compton)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Carolina Panthers have back-to-back playoff seasons for the first time in franchise history.

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Falcons boosted by Julio Jones’ return to practice

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) is tackled by New Orleans Saints defensive back Pierre Warren (42) in the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Julio Jones is a game-changing wide receiver for the Atlanta Falcons — even when he’s less than full speed.

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Falcons hoping for 0-0 fresh start in playoffs

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) is tackled by New Orleans Saints defensive back Pierre Warren (42) in the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Atlanta Falcons players have been wearing 1-0 shirts in recent weeks as a reminder to focus on one game instead of their ugly record.

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