1. Chris Chester Scheduled to Visit Eagles, Falcons

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  2. Will the Falcons Further Improve in the Red Zone This Season?

    The Falcons were a much more efficient red zone offense in 2014 than they were the year before, but the team's performance there still was unbalanced...

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  3. Matt Ryan Embraces the Faster Paced Practices

    “I think speed is key,” said Ryan, who talked with us for Sunday story on the intricacies of the new offensive scheme that will post later on MyAJC.com...

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  4. Falcons' Tyson Jackson Hires Personal Chef to Drop Weight, Fit Scheme

    The 6-foot-4 Jackson, who said he was as heavy as 322 pounds last season in a 3-4 hybrid look, has hired a personal chef with the goal of slimming down to 305 pounds. He currently weighs 318 pounds...

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  5. Atlanta Falcons Depth Chart Breakdown: Tight Ends

    So far, every positional unit we have looked at in this series is a strength for the Falcons . They boast one of the best quarterbacks in the league, a star at receiver and plenty of upcoming talent at running back...

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  6. Family Inspires Durant to Be Defensive Leader

    One of the Atlanta Falcons ' newest linebackers, Justin Durant, signed on March 10 after having one of his best pro seasons cut short in 2014 while with the Dallas Cowboys ...

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  7. Alford Intent on Taking Game to New Level

    The prideful side of Robert Alford wants to show everyone he can excel outside at cornerback. But Alford refuses to be selfish about his role in the revamped Atlanta Falcons ' defense...

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  8. Polian: Beasley to Struggle as Role-Playing Rookie

    Former NFL executive Bill Polian drafted two of the best pass rushers of the last decade in Dwight Freeney and Atlanta native Robert Mathis...

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  9. Report: Dezmen Southward Had Knee Surgery

    Per ESPN's Vaughn McClure, Dezmen Southward had knee surgery today. According to McClure's report, it's not serious, and the team hopes Southward will be healthy by the time training camp rolls around in July...

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  10. Motivated Godfrey Ready to Own FS Position

    During his two years in Seattle , Dan Quinn built a championship-caliber defense by keeping things simple. His goal wasn't to throw opponents off with unexpected configurations, nor was it to install a big, complex playbook...

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  11. Falcons Replicating Game Speed, Ramping Up Competition

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  12. Freeman Makes Opening Bid to Be Starting RB

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Devonta Freeman believes he is next in line to be the Falcons ' starting running back.....

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  13. 5 THINGS WE LEARNED from DAY 1 of OTAS

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  14. Dan Quinn Praises Pass-Rushers on Day 1 of OTAs

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn singled out several pass-rushers while reflecting on Day 1 of organized team activities (OTAs) Tuesday...

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  15. Reed (Groin), Moore (Shoulder), Southward (Knee) and Matthews (Foot) Held out

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  16. NFL.com Projects Jalen Collins as Starting Cornerback

    For a defense that struggled against the pass so much in 2014, the Atlanta Falcons ' group of cornerbacks now looks the part. There is plenty of talent, and importantly, depth.....

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  17. Falcons 2015 Roster Review: Defensive end

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  18. 4 Things to Look for When Atlanta Falcons OTAs Begin Today

    Organized team activities begin today, and the first wave stretches through Friday. As always, there will be a million little story lines worth monitoring as we try to figure out position ...

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  19. Atlanta Falcons OTAs: What Are You Looking for from Dan Quinn?

    Dan Quinn is still trying to put his mark on the Atlanta Falcons . In a perfect world, Quinn leads the Falcons to the promised land, and in doing so, he cements his legacy. But there's a long, very involved road ahead...

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  20. Source: Julio Jones Will Be Present at OTAs

    While some high-profile NFL players have protested their contract situations by skipping organized team activities (OTAs), Falcons receiver Julio Jones won't take that route...

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  21. Can Dan Quinn Turn Atlanta's Secondary into New Legion of Boom?

    Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn will be tasked with improving one of the NFL 's worst defenses during the upcoming season...

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  22. Devonta Freeman, Tevin Coleman Likely to Split Reps in Atlanta

    Steven Jackson is out after two years as the Falcons ' top running back. At the moment, the plan is for last year's fourth-round pick and this year's third-round pick to split the job of taking Jackson's place...

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  23. Brooks Reed Could Miss Start of Atlanta Falcons' OTAs

    Atlanta Falcons outside linebacker Brooks Reed suffered a "minor" groin injury, according to multiple sources, but the injury could keep Reed sidelined for the start of organized team activities next week...

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  24. 5 Atlanta Falcons Players Poised for a Breakout Campaign in 2015

    Having multiple breakout players is how the Atlanta Falcons are going to have a big turnaround from their 6-10 2014 campaign...

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  25. Atlanta Falcons: 5 Ways to Achieve Deep Playoff Run in 2015

    There has been a lot of change in Atlanta since the Falcons ' season was emphatically finished by the Panthers in December. With the disappointment on 2014 behind them, the franchise enters a new, hopefully successful, era under Dan Quinn...

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