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Mercedes-Benz Stadium to open with certificate of occupancy

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In less than two weeks Atlanta’s Mercedes Benz Stadium will open its doors to thousands of eager fans.

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Freeman scores but Falcons blew lead at Miami, 23-20

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Now the NFL's highest-paid running back, Devonta Freeman looked the part in a brief appearance Thursday night, scoring on a 15-yard reception from Matt Ryan as the Atlanta Falcons lost to the Miami Dolphins 23-20. 

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Atlanta Falcons, Devonta Freeman agree to 5-year contract extension

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Devonta Freeman, a running back with the Atlanta Falcons, has agreed to a five-year contract extension.

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NFL suspends Jalen Collins for first 10 games of regular season

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Officials say Collins violated the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances.

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Falcons' WR Fuller to miss season with knee injury

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Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Devin Fuller will miss the season with a knee injury, marking the second straight year he's has had a season-ending injury before playing a game.

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WATCH: Julio Jones after Super Bowl loss

Julio Jones talks with the media after the Falcons' loss in Super Bowl LI. 

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WATCH: Kyle Shanahan on Super Bowl loss

Kyle Shanahan talks with the media after the Falcons' loss in Super Bowl LI.

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After game, Hyundai airs ad filmed during game

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In perhaps the last notable advertising moment of the night, Hyundai aired an ad right after the game that was recorded while the Super Bowl was underway. The 90-second spot shows U.S. troops at a military base in Poland watching the game. 

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Audi Super Bowl LI ad touts equal pay

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Audi's Super Bowl LI commercial had a strong message about equal pay. It featured a little girl competing in a soapbox car race as the girl's father narrates his struggle to discuss gender equality with her. 

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George H.W. Bush, Barbara take part in coin toss

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Former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara, took part in the pregame coin toss - and New England Patriots have the ball first in Super Bowl 51. 

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WATCH: 1-on-1 with Brian Finneran

Former Atlanta Falcon Brian Finneran talks with CBS46 sports director Fred Kalil in Houston ahead of Super Bowl LI. 

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WATCH: 1-on-1 with Bob Golic

Former NFL player Bob Golic talked with CBS46 sports director Fred Kalil in Houston ahead of Super Bowl LI. 

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51 Fascinating things to know about Super Bowl LI

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The Super Bowl, aka your best yearly excuse to crush a six pack while you're on a couch on a Sunday night, is just days away! You already know the basics: The Atlanta Falcons and quarterback Matt Ryan will take on the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady in a battle between North and South; veterans and Super Bowl neophytes.

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WATCH: Dan Quinn talks with media on Thursday

Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn talked with the media on Thursday ahead of Super Bowl LI in Houston. 

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Click here for photos from CBS46 Sports in Houston for Super Bowl LI. 

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CBS46 Sports recaps Day 2 at Super Bowl LI in Houston

CBS46 sports director Fred Kalil and producer Nick Morgan recaps Day 2 of the Atlanta Falcons in Houston for Super Bowl LI.

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