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Falcons' free agent outlook: Help needed in trenches
USA TODAY Sports will provide a snapshot of each team's roster and considerations heading into free agency, which officially begins March 11 at 4 p.m. ET: Prominent free agents: DT Jonathan Babineaux, TE Tony Gonzalez , C Joe Hawley, DT Peria Jerry, T Mike Johnson, OLB Stephen Nicholas , G Garrett Reynolds , Asante Samuel , T Jeremy Trueblood ... (more)
Under the Cap: NFC South
Cap Space as of February 25th : A little under $20 million. McClain finished last among qualifying cornerbacks in success rate, and second-to-last in yards per pass allowed, after a very strong year in 2012.
Which Position Can the Falcons Afford to Ignore?
The Falcons have needs on both sides of the ball, and limited resources and roster space to fill them.
Falcons will need approximately $3 million in cap space to sign their rookies
Drafting and signing rookies is all fun and games, but there are limits. Taking into account your team's draft position, number of draft picks, and collective intestinal fortitude, it's possibly to estimate what amount of cap space is needed to sign a rookie class.
Falcons Should Stay Away From Louis Delmas
That Atlanta Falcons are one of the teams rumored to be interested in Louis Delmas, the recently released safety formerly of the Detroit Lions .
Predicting The Atlanta Falcons' 5 Biggest Free Agency Moves
The Atlanta Falcons are set up to be active bidders in the 2014 NFL free agency period.
Atlanta Falcons 2014 Salary Cap Breakdown
The salary cap rules all in the NFL today. It creates the ultimate in efficient markets, and what separates the good teams from the great ones is their ability to get the most out of every cap dollar they have to spend.
Osi Umenyiora wants to stay with Atlanta Falcons
Atlanta Falcons defensive end Osi Umenyiora sacks Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Mike Glennon during the second half at Raymond James Stadium.
Setting Odds for the Atlanta Falcons Signing Their Top 10 Free-Agent Targets
It all depends on who the player is. Atlanta has quite a few players who would fit in well with its current scheme or who could fit its new schemes who are currently free agents.
NFL Free Agency Rumors: Michael Johnson-to-Falcons Talk Continues
Nov 17, 2013; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Michael Johnson reacts during the game against the Cleveland Browns at Paul Brown Stadium.
Release of Samuel, Nicholas Just Tip of Makeover Iceberg for Atlanta Falcons
't get the feeling of real until teams start reshaping their rosters. The first of many moves by the Atlanta Falcons came Wednesday when cornerback Asante Samuel and linebacker Stephen Nicholas were released, shots that echoed like a starter's pistol announcing the coming overhaul of a roster that mustered just four wins during the 2013 season.