1. Atlanta Falcons: Defensive Position-by-Position Breakdown and Depth Chart

    The Atlanta Falcons had one of the weakest defenses in the NFL in 2013. In breaking down Atlanta’s new defensive depth chart, big acquisitions and the multitude of draft picks need to be accounted for...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 day ago 5,664 reads 23 comments

  2. Power Ranking Atlanta Falcons' 10 Best Moves of 2014 Offseason

    The Atlanta Falcons had one of their most productive offseasons in years this year. The 10 best moves all ascribe to a philosophy of getting bigger, stronger and tougher on the lines while adding explosion at skill positions and on special teams...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 days ago 6,351 reads 17 comments

  3. Predicting the Last 5 In, Last 5 out for Atlanta's Final 53-Man Roster

    In reviewing the Atlanta Falcons roster, there are quite a few players who look to be set or highly likely to make the roster based on their fit within the team and their experience on the roster...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 12 days ago 9,580 reads 10 comments

  4. Atlanta Falcons' Most Under and Overrated Offseason Additions

    The Atlanta Falcons have undergone a retooling this offseason, and some of the moves have been overrated or underrated by both fans and the media. Big signings such as Tyson Jackson and the re-signing of Jonathan Babineaux may have been overstated...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 13 days ago 14,444 reads 15 comments

  5. Potential Answers for the Atlanta Falcons' Biggest Offseason Question Marks

    The Atlanta Falcons , like many teams, entered this offseason with a lot of questions. Some were answered already by players returning from injury, while others were addressed through moves made in the draft and free agency...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 21 days ago 9,723 reads 41 comments

  6. Breaking Down Atlanta Falcons and Houston Texans Swap of TJ Yates and Akeem Dent

    Atlanta Falcons linebacker Akeem Dent was traded for Houston Texans quarterback T.J. Yates earlier this week in a swap of backups that both looked likely to be cut after training camp ended...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 22 days ago 20,549 reads 29 comments

  7. 5 Undrafted Atlanta Falcons Players Who Could Prove to Be Gems

    Paul Worrilow , Joplo Bartu and Ryan Schraeder kind of spoiled Falcons fans on what to expect from undrafted players in 2013...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 25 days ago 12,267 reads 15 comments

  8. Atlanta Falcons Finally Have All the Pieces to Run a Proper Mike Nolan Defense

    You have to take a step back before you can make a giant leap forward. For the Atlanta Falcons ' defensive scheme, 2013 was that step back. Defensive coordinator Mike Nolan finally has the pieces to make the leap forward with his defense in 2014...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 26 days ago 5,150 reads 17 comments

  9. Atlanta Falcons: Full Position Breakdown & Depth Chart Analysis at Wide Receiver

    The Atlanta Falcons have one of the best wide receiving corps in the NFL . In breaking down the talent on the depth chart, there are four guys who look to be guaranteed a roster ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 28 days ago 6,670 reads 5 comments

  10. Paul Worrilow, Joplo Bartu Under Added Pressure After Sean Weatherspoon Injury

    Atlanta Falcons linebacker and emotional leader Sean Weatherspoon is out for the season. Because of that, Paul Worrilow and Joplo Bartu are going to be under added pressure to improve from their already solid 2013 rookie seasons...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 30 days ago 9,307 reads 25 comments

  11. 4 Bold (and Slightly Less Bold) Predictions for the 2014 Atlanta Falcons

    The Falcons are going to the playoffs. Bold enough for you? No? That's perfectly OK. Atlanta had to make some fixes before they could go to the playoffs, but they look like a much better team now...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 8,869 reads 24 comments

  12. 5 Players the Atlanta Falcons Could Sign to Improve Depth

    The Atlanta Falcons played poorly in 2013 in large part due to a lack of depth along their team. They have the cap room to add some more talent to the second tier of the team and could even bring in legitimate competition for a couple of starting jobs.

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 8,989 reads 27 comments

  13. Atlanta Falcons Full Position Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at Running Back

    The Atlanta Falcons have one of the most unique running back situations in the league. Where most teams have a featured back pretty much predetermined at this point, Atlanta is dealing with a group that has a ton of question marks and very few answers.

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 6,097 reads 9 comments

  14. Which NFL Player Is the Future of Every Position?

    The next big thing. It's what every NFL general manager tries to put on his roster when the draft rolls around. It's what every coach tries to develop from late-round selections...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 22,681 reads 302 comments

  15. Atlanta Falcons: Full Position Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at Quarterback

    Atlanta Falcons starting quarterback Matt Ryan is the franchise. Everyone knows that. But what they don't know is how dire the situation is at backup quarterback...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 6,831 reads 8 comments

  16. Offseason Atlanta Falcons Player Power Rankings

    The best way to improve the depth on a roster is to improve the starters and push last year's starters into reserve roles...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 6,151 reads 5 comments

  17. Atlanta Falcons' Tyler Starr Will Wind Up Being Their Steal of the 2014 Draft

    Edge player Tyler Starr will be the most impactful defensive player from the Falcons' 2014 draft class. Yes, even over Ra’Shede Hageman or Prince Shembo...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 21,597 reads 14 comments

  18. Who Will Win the Atlanta Falcons' Free Safety Battle?

    The biggest change on the Atlanta Falcons defense in 2014 isn't going to be in the front seven. It's going to be at free safety, replacing the over 900 snaps that Thomas DeCoud played...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 10,980 reads 21 comments

  19. Atlanta Falcons Veterans Who Have Been Put on Notice This Offseason

    The gauntlet has been laid out. The Atlanta Falcons have put multiple veterans on notice with some of their acquisitions this offseason...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 17,129 reads 82 comments

  20. Early Projections for the Atlanta Falcons' Final 53-Man Roster

    The draft was just a week ago, but it's time to put out some early projections for the Atlanta Falcons ' final 53-man roster. Keep in mind, this is all just speculation at this point because we haven't even made it through rookie camp just yet...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 11,783 reads 28 comments

  21. Report Card Grades for Atlanta Falcons' Undrafted Free-Agent Signings

    The Atlanta Falcons have officially announced their free-agent list, and it contains 20 players who just missed the draft. Of this list, the Falcons could wind up keeping four or five on the roster to contribute toward a potential playoff run in 2014..

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 2 months ago 11,066 reads 16 comments

  22. Breaking Down Atlanta Falcons' Roster After the 2014 NFL Draft

    The Falcons roster took a huge turn for the better in the 2014 NFL draft. Taking Jake Matthews and Ra'Shede Hageman shows that the Falcons have adjusted their overall philosophy to one that states that trench warfare wins more games...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 2 months ago 10,293 reads 17 comments

  23. Atlanta Falcons: Complete 2014 NFL Draft Wrap-Up and Analysis

    The Atlanta Falcons had a good draft where they were able to add potential franchise-changing players throughout their entire team...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 2 months ago 9,688 reads 24 comments

  24. How DE/OLB Tyler Starr Fits with the Atlanta Falcons

    Atlanta has always needed a true boom-or-bust pass-rushing prospect, and Tyler Starr from South Dakota is the perfect one for them to try out. He's got great physical attributes that suggest his natural ability as a pass-rusher...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 2 months ago 2,865 reads 0 comments

  25. How LB Yawin Smallwood Fits with the Atlanta Falcons

    The Atlanta Falcons spent one of their final draft picks on another linebacker who should help bolster their depth at the position in Yawin Smallwood out of Connecticut...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 2 months ago 3,892 reads 2 comments