FLOWERY BRANCH — For Falcons coach Dan Quinn, teaching the intricacies of the X’s and O’s of football is not the only important part of preparing his team for NFL games.
In addition to learning the plays and getting in physical condition, the preparation of the brain to be successful is also very important.
It’s the psychological side of football that allows a team to perform at its peak level. It’s a page that Quinn borrowed from his mentor, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll. […]