The Falcons are now 5-0 for the 1st time in franchise history and I believe they will be 6-0 after they beat the Raiders next Sunday. Think about where this puts the Birds. If they were to go just 6-4 in final 10 games of the season it will leave them with a 12-4 record. That should be enough for one of the two top seeds in the NFC. We know that doesn't guarantee them any kind of playoff success but I will take my chances with this team at home coming off a bye week.
Now the question is if they do get to 6-0 how far can they take the undefeated run. The Falcons have a bye after the Raiders game and here is the schedule that follows:
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