1. Falcons Cut Running Back Steven Jackson

    The team will save $3.75 million against the salary cap with the move. His cap number was slated to be $4.9 million and the dead money against the cap is his prorated signing bonus of $1...

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  2. Steven Jackson Was Far Less Effective Than Falcons Expected

    The Falcons signed Steven Jackson in 2013, believing he was one of the players who would help them get to a Super Bowl...

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  3. Media Takes: Ryan in Shanahan's Offense

    What can Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan do in Kyle Shanahan's balanced offense? We asked media members at the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine to give their projections on that QB-offensive ...

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  4. Kiper: Falcons Will Have Options for Immediate Impact Pass-Rusher

    ESPN draft expert Mel Kiper Jr. didn't pinpoint one single pass-rusher the Atlanta Falcons should specifically target with the eighth overall pick, but he did rave about a couple of players in particular coming off the combine...

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  5. Falcons Visit Brunswick for Football Clinic

    BRUNSWICK, Ga. --- The Atlanta Falcons were in Brunswick, GA on Tuesday for the Heads Up Clinics Tour. It's the second stop on the caravan that will take the NFL team to cities in Georgia like Blue Ridge, Rome and Statesboro...

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  6. If Quinn Wants Quickness, Combine Showed Plenty

    alcons head coach Dan Quinn has been as clear as possible about the types of players he wants on his football team: fast and physical...

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  7. Falcons Extend DiMarco, Matthews

    THURSDAY, 7:40am: Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com (Twitter links) passes along contract details for Matthews and DiMarco. Both players signed two-year deals with minimum salaries in each season...

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  8. Falcons Sign K Bryant to Contract Extension

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  9. Atlanta Falcons Mock Draft: 7-Round Predictions, Post-Combine

    With the combine finally wrapped up, we have an idea of who the athletic freaks are and who the Atlanta Falcons should look at. Due to that, getting an idea of who would be available in each round makes a ton of sense...

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  10. Free Agency Countdown: DE/OLB Kroy Biermann | Atlanta Falcons blog

    FLOWERY BRANCH – Defensive end/outside linebacker Kroy Biermann was a part of general manager Thomas Dimitroff's first draft class back in 2008.....

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  11. Pascoe Not Returning to the Falcons

    FLOWERY BRANCH — Tight end Bear Pascoe, who was signed to mainly serve as a blocker last season, will not return to the Atlanta Falcons ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 2 months ago 4,166 reads 0 comments

  12. The MMQB: Falcons to Pick Kentucky's Bud Dupree

    FLOWERY BRANCH – All of those mock drafts before the combine are mere guess work. They are basically folks in a basement throwing darts at as big 32 slotted board...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 2 months ago 687 reads 0 comments

  13. Antone Smith: Who Wouldn't Want to Be a Falcon?

    He was no doubt the Atlanta Falcons ' MVP through the first half of last season. Now, Antone Smith is just waiting to see what his NFL future holds...

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  14. Falcons Extend Two Vets, Sign WR Williams

    The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have signed fullback Patrick DiMarco and defensive end Cliff Matthews to contract extensions...

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  15. Umenyiora Doesn't Plan to Retire This Year

    Osi Umenyiora has no immediate plans to retire with his Atlanta Falcons ' contract set to expire on March 10...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 2 months ago 849 reads 0 comments

  16. Countdown to Free Agency: CB Javier Arenas | Atlanta Falcons Blog

    FLOWERY BRANCH — Now, that all of the team executives are back from the scouting combine, the roster-retooling is set to commence.....

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  17. Offseason Forecast: Atlanta Falcons

    With the offseason officially underway, Around The NFL will examine what's next for all 32 teams. The series continues with the Atlanta Falcons ...

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  18. Combine Chatter Suggests Stiff Penalty for Falcons

    In an appearance last week on PFT Live on NBC Sports Radio, Falcons G.M. Thomas Dimitroff was adamant that team football operations had nothing to do with the use of artificial crowd noise at the Georgia Dome in 2012 and 2013...

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  19. Where Does Atlanta Falcons Head Coach Dan Quinn Rank Among New Hires?

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  20. Dante Fowler Looking Forward to Reuniting with Falcons Coach Dan Quinn

    INDIANAPOLIS -- University of Florida pass-rusher Dante Fowler Jr., who was recruited to the Gators by new Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn, said he is looking forward to reuniting with Quinn at this year's NFL combine...

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  21. 5 Things About New LBs Coach Jeff Ulbrich

    It wasn't long ago that Jeff Ulbrich was in the same position as the players he'll be coaching as he re-unites with head coach Dan Quinn in Atlanta .....

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  22. Falcons Met with Alabama QB Blake Sims

    INDIANAPOLIS — Former Alabama quarterback Blake Sims, of Gainesville, who is considered a developmental pro prospect met with the Atlanta Falcons at the scouting combine...

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  23. Top 10 NFL Free-Agent Targets That the Atlanta Falcons Must Sign

    Atlanta has a ton of holes on its team and needs to fill some of them with re-signings and outside free-agent signings. Quite a few players could help Atlanta turn around quite quickly...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 2 months ago 26,797 reads 48 comments

  24. Armstead Talks Scheme with the Falcons

    Oregon defensive end Arik Armstead has been in contact with the Atlanta Falcons here at the scouting combine...

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  25. Falcons Met with Alabama Safety Collins

    — Alabama safety Landon Collins, who's projected as the top safety in the draft, said he met with the Atlanta Falcons on Friday night at the scouting combine...

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