Curtis Compton

Curtis Compton is a veteran photojournalist formerly with United Press International. For the last 18 years he has worked as a photo editor and staff photographer at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution covering news, breaking news, sports and features. Photos by Curtis Compton

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Knapp
Falcons QB Michael Vick and offensive coordinator Greg Knapp sit on the bench in 2006.   (CURTIS COMPTON / AJC staff)

Posted: a day ago

Falcons QB Michael Vick and offensive coordinator Greg Knapp sit on the bench in 2006. (CURTIS COMPTON / AJC staff)
Greg Knapp
061105 DETROIT, MICHIGAN:--MORE FRUSTRATION--The frustration shows on the faces of Michael Vick and offensive coordinator Greg Knapp as they sit on the bench late in the 4th quarter being upset by the Lions 30-14 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan, on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2006.   (PHOTO BY CURTIS COMPTON/staff)

Posted: 5 days ago

061105 DETROIT, MICHIGAN:--MORE FRUSTRATION--The frustration shows on the faces of Michael Vick and offensive coordinator Greg Knapp as they sit on the bench late in the 4th quarter being upset by the Lions 30-14 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan, on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2006. (PHOTO BY CURTIS COMPTON/staff)
Atlanta Falcons
Matt Ryan, Devonta Freeman, and Julio Jones walk off the field after final drive against the Eagles Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Philadelphia.

Posted: 6 days ago

Matt Ryan, Devonta Freeman, and Julio Jones walk off the field after final drive against the Eagles Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Philadelphia.
If Eagles can bottle their energy again, all bets are off against Vikings
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles completes a pass against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of the NFC Divisional Game on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. The Eagles advanced, 15-10. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)

Posted: 7 days ago

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles completes a pass against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of the NFC Divisional Game on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. The Eagles advanced, 15-10. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)
Atlanta Falcons
Falcons head coach Dan Quinn confers with Vic Beasley Jr. between defensive plays against the Eagles in their NFC Divisional Playoff game Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Philadelphia.

Posted: 7 days ago

Falcons head coach Dan Quinn confers with Vic Beasley Jr. between defensive plays against the Eagles in their NFC Divisional Playoff game Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Philadelphia.
Atlanta Falcons
The ball flies past Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones on a fourth down attempt from Matt Ryan with Jalen Mills defending in the end zone in the final minute of the NFC Divisional Playoff Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Philadelphia.

Posted: 8 days ago

The ball flies past Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones on a fourth down attempt from Matt Ryan with Jalen Mills defending in the end zone in the final minute of the NFC Divisional Playoff Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Philadelphia.
Jacob Eason
Jacob Eason walks to Georgia team practice for the Rose Bowl.

Posted: 10 days ago

Jacob Eason walks to Georgia team practice for the Rose Bowl.
falcons
050123 - PHILADELPHIA, PA -- VICK RUN -- Falcons quarterback Mike Vick scrambles upfield for a long run under pursuit by Eagles Brian Dawkins (20) and Derrick Burgess (56) while Falcons' end Eric Beverly (80) makes the block in the backfield in the first quarter of the NFC Championship game at Lincoln Financial Field on Sunday, January 23...

Posted: 13 days ago

050123 - PHILADELPHIA, PA -- VICK RUN -- Falcons quarterback Mike Vick scrambles upfield for a long run under pursuit by Eagles Brian Dawkins (20) and Derrick Burgess (56) while Falcons' end Eric Beverly (80) makes the block in the backfield in the first quarter of the NFC Championship game at Lincoln Financial Field on Sunday, January 23...
Georgia Bulldogs
Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm consoles teammates, following 26-23 loss to Alabama in the College Football Playoff Championship Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in Atlanta.

Posted: 13 days ago

Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm consoles teammates, following 26-23 loss to Alabama in the College Football Playoff Championship Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in Atlanta.