Wednesday May 15
Falcons' 'red flag': Defensive end
Football Outsiders is doing a league-wide series of posts called "Red Flags," which take a look at the biggest remaining issue facing each team.
Fri May 10, 2013
Draft Fallout: Did Falcons complete their defense?
Thomas Dimitroff dropped breadcrumbs for weeks before the NFL draft. The Falcons general manager hinted that a first-round trade was coming, and he didn't disappoint, swapping Atlanta's 30th overall pick and a third- and sixth-rounder with the St.
Atlanta Falcons Veterans Who Have Been Put on Notice This Offseason
While many fans enjoy following the NFL offseason because of the hope and optimism that it often generates for the coming year, the free-agency period and the draft can be nerve-racking for veteran NFL players and their families.
Tue May 07, 2013
Walker: The Abraham of No Returna ..Perhaps
On Saturday night John Abraham, former defensive end of the Atlanta Falcons tweeted on his personal Twitter Account, "Retiring 13" and "Done". To those that follow, this may have pointed signs toward the end of his career and retirement ensuing but sources close to him said that the tweets had little to do with nothing and other reports had Abraham ... (more)
Mon May 06, 2013
Falcons don't need to take step back
The Atlanta Falcons let go of John Abraham before the start of free agency. It might be time for their fans to finally let Abraham go.
Sat May 04, 2013
Goodman brings long reach to Falcons' pass rush
Malliciah Goodman wasn't surprised to be asked about his long arms after his first practice with the Atlanta Falcons .
Wed May 01, 2013
NFC South under-the-radar rookies
Let's have a little fun and look back at the latter stages of the NFL draft. I'm going to pick one player from each team who was drafted after the third round that might end up getting significant playing time as a rookie.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
NFC South Stock Watch
RISING Matt Ryan . With Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers signing a huge contract extension, Ryan and his agent have stepped out of the on-deck circle and are walking toward the plate.
2013 NFL Draft: How The Draft Impacted The Falcon Pass Rush
The 2013 Falcons draft was organized around a guiding principle: Get better on defense, for this year and years to come.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Meet the Falcons 2013 Draft Class
The Falcons were very active in this year's NFL Draft, adding some key position players, including 2 cornerbacks in the first 2 rounds, and addressed other needs like defensive end and tight end.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
The Daily Record
Falcons stay focused on defense in NFL draft
The Atlanta Falcons kept their focus on defense Saturday, adding defensive ends Malliciah Goodman of Clemson and Stansly Maponga from TCU on the third day of the NFL draft.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Maybe the Falcons Need to Supplement their Pass Rush, But They Won't do it by Re-Signing John Abraham
There's been a lot of chatter about re-signing John Abraham. On some level, it seems necessary, now that the Falcons have foregone the top tier of draftable defensive ends.
2013 NFL Draft: Updated Atlanta Falcons needs
One need is off the board after Round 1. What other positions do the Falcons need to look at in the remaining rounds? The Atlanta Falcons addressed a glaring need by selecting Desmond Trufant in Round 1 of the 2013 NFL Draft.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
2013 NFL Draft Predictions: What The Atlanta Falcons Will Do
Based on a little bit of knowledge and a lot of projection, a closer look at what we can expect from the Atlanta Falcons in the 2013 NFL Draft.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Babineaux hoping Falcons boost defense in draft
Atlanta Falcons linebacker Jonathan Massaquoi work outs out at their NFL football training complex, Tuesday, April 23, 2013, in Flowery Branch, Ga.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
WWL-AM New Orleans
Deke's look back at the 2012 NFC South Draft Classes: Atlanta
The Falcons had the best record in the NFC last season and they earned the #1 seed in the post season, coming up short of playing in the Super Bowl.
Sun Apr 21, 2013
Falcons would be wise to move up in NFL draft
Thomas Dimitroff, the Falcons' general manager, has had an active offseason. He slashed payroll , signed two key veterans and, in a move that blindsided most, cut one of his last remaining veteran offensive linemen to clear yet more salary cap space.