Monday Apr 14
Why the Atlanta Falcons should trade up in the first round
With the upcoming NFL Draft less than a month away, there are plenty of storylines to analyze and various situations that could happen as teams are trying to better their rosters through this year's draft class.
Trending on the Topix Network
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Atlanta Falcons 7-Round Mock Draft 1.0: The Trade Up Scenario
In no particular order, the Falcons need to come out of this draft with capable starters at outside linebacker, defensive end, free safety, and tight end.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Falcons' reaction to Ryan hit 'bothered' Blank
Falcons owner Arthur Blank has publicly stated on multiple occasions that he wants his team to be tougher in 2014.
2014 NFL Draft: Updating the Atlanta Falcons' 5 Biggest Needs
The Falcons used free agency to get bigger and stronger in the trenches by signing or re-signing seven offensive and defensive linemen.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Blogging The Boys
BTB Community Mock Draft No. 6: Atlanta Toes The Line
This is our favorite opportunity to interact with our community and allow them some front-page limelight, while simultaneously getting our first in-depth look at several candidates for the draft's first round.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Behind The Steel Curtain
2014 NFL Mock Draft: Atlanta Falcons Select...
Our 2014 community mock draft continues, with BTSC reader Erik Stone representing the Falcons - who just about flipped their regular season record from 2012 to 2013 .
Predicting The Draft: Atlanta Falcons #2
Signed with Falcons Paul Soliai is a big-time run-stuffer who can also get to the quarterback.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Anatomy of free-agent contract: Paul Soliai
Suddenly, there was silence. The team on the phone line had to be thinking all sorts of random thoughts at that moment.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Projecting the Atlanta Falcons Depth Chart After Peak of Free Agency
They look to have a much more talented group up front than they had in 2013. This should allow Matt Ryan to stand up straight on offense and the defense to be more physical.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
The Miami Herald
Coach Smith says Falcons aren't shifting to a 3-4 defense
Nadia Asencio and Paul Morrow, center, react to a backyard fight in a scene from 'Dawg Fight.'
Mike Smith says Falcons aren't 3-4, despite all the 3-4 players
If it waddles like a 3-4 duck, and quacks like a 3-4 duck, there's a strong possibility that it is, in fact, a 3-4 duck.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Atlanta Falcons Biggest Holes - Post Free Agency
The Falcons added a total of 5 new free agents and have filled some of the gaps in a roster that went 4-12, but they've also created a few more that weren't originally there.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Five Reasons Why the Atlanta Falcons Are Winning Free Agency
Coming off a disastrous 4-12 campaign, the Atlanta Falcons entered the 2014 offseason with clear and dire needs.
2014 Atlanta Falcons Mock Draft: First One with Compensatory Selections
The Falcons will benefit greatly from having compensatory selections in 2014. Those picks are all about building depth for a team that needs it.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Hester will wear No. 17 with Falcons
New Atlanta Falcons return man Devin Hester said he's not the type of player to come in and demand a jersey number if it's already taken.
Falcons take closer look at Hageman
Minnesota defensive lineman Ra'Shede Hageman is on the radar of the Falcons, who feel he can fit into any defensive scheme.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Bucs, Falcons are NFC South's early winners in free agency: Monday's Dunc Shot
As NFL free agency enters its third week, it's time to grade the early winners and losers in the NFC South Division.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Falcons' Umenyiora can now focus on 2014
There was going to be talk about Osi Umenyiora 's status with the Atlanta Falcons regardless if he had to take a pay cut or not.
Umenyiora to stay with Falcons at current salary
Despite reports that Atlanta would ask the veteran pass-rusher to take a pay cut to keep his roster spot, general manager Thomas Dimitroff says that isn't so, according to D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.