1. 2015 Atlanta Falcons' Potential Draft-Pick Profile: EDGE Bud Dupree

    Bud Dupree is the most malleable ball of clay for new Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn to work with as his new Leo defensive end. He possesses the raw length, athleticism and overall talent Quinn loves in his weak-side pass-rushers...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 2 days ago 2,899 reads 19 comments

  2. 2015 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: Edge Player Shane Ray

    Missouri defensive end Shane Ray is a second-day prospect masquerading as a top-15 pick right now. The Atlanta Falcons have been projected to take him in at No...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 2 days ago 2,991 reads 10 comments

  3. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: Latest Picks 2 Weeks into Free Agency

    Every team in the NFL is looking forward to the talent boost the comes from the NFL draft. 2015's draft isn't as deep as past drafts in terms of instant contributors, but it might have more long-term potential out of any draft in the past decade...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 days ago 22,012 reads 136 comments

  4. Ranking the 2015 Impact of Atlanta Falcons Top Free-Agent Signings so Far

    The Atlanta Falcons have made eight re-signings and 12 signings since the 2014 season ended. Of those, they should see quite a bit of impact, and with potential improvement from ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 5 days ago 11,085 reads 14 comments

  5. Atlanta Falcons: Updated Draft Big Board After 1st Wave of Free Agency

    After the first wave of free agency drastically changed the Atlanta Falcons roster, the team has modified its needs slightly. However, two spots stand out as lacking true starters—pass-rushing "Leo" defensive end and left guard...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 7 days ago 17,923 reads 43 comments

  6. 2015 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: Edge Player Randy Gregory

    The Atlanta Falcons ' biggest need is at the "Leo" position, and there are quite a few different options in the draft. One of the best in the draft is Randy Gregory out of Nebraska...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 days ago 15,709 reads 40 comments

  7. Ranking the Atlanta Falcons' Best Remaining Free-Agency Options

    The Falcons currently have a ton of cap space remaining and need to fill some crucial holes in their roster...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 13 days ago 17,094 reads 70 comments

  8. 2015 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: Edge Owamagbe Odighizuwa

    Despite free agency giving Atlanta better depth as a whole, the Falcons still need some good pass-rushers...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 13 days ago 7,866 reads 9 comments

  9. 2015 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: Edge-Rusher Preston Smith

    With the Atlanta Falcons needing a primary pass-rusher, Preston Smith is one of their ideal fits for the new scheme under head coach Dan Quinn...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 17 days ago 9,129 reads 7 comments

  10. Atlanta Falcons Free-Agency Tracker: Updated Signings, Rumors and Grades

    The Atlanta Falcons are opening up free agency with a whimper as they look to lose two of their key contributors on defense...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 19 days ago 47,310 reads 65 comments

  11. 2015 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: Edge Player Dante Fowler Jr.

    In a continuing theme, the Falcons' pass-rush issues need to be addressed. Dante Fowler out of Florida might just be the best player in the entire draft and is currently the most ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 22 days ago 3,677 reads 4 comments

  12. 2015 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: Edge Player Vic Beasley

    The Falcons' biggest need in the 2015 offseason comes off the edge and attacks the quarterback. The edge-rushers in the 2015 class are led by Vic Beasley, who projects as a defensive ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 24 days ago 4,487 reads 17 comments

  13. 2015 Atlanta Falcons: After Deep Cuts, What's the Best Plan for Replacement?

    The Atlanta Falcons cut Steven Jackson , Harry Douglas, Justin Blalock and Jonathan Massaquoi on Thursday and Friday without a clear plan on the team to replace them...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 28 days ago 21,964 reads 114 comments

  14. 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...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 16,603 reads 60 comments

  15. 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 1 month ago 26,780 reads 48 comments

  16. Atlanta Falcons' Round 1 Big Board Before Combine

    With just a few major needs and quite a few minor ones, the Atlanta Falcons ' big board will look very similar to a top defensive ends and pass-rushers list for the draft. Luckily, the 2015 draft is loaded with pass-rushers at the top of the draft...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 13,769 reads 26 comments

  17. Atlanta Falcons: Latest Combine News and Rumors

    With the NFL Scouting Combine going on throughout the week, the Atlanta Falcons have a lot of questions they need prospects to answer. They also have a ton of rumors and reports over the past couple of days that need to be dug a bit deeper into...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 12,667 reads 18 comments

  18. 2015 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: DL Grady Jarrett

    With the new head coach and defensive installation, a 3-technique defensive tackle like Grady Jarrett is going to be extremely important for the Falcons. Jarrett showed his ability to perform at an NFL level when he was at the Senior Bowl...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 8,054 reads 7 comments

  19. 5 Bargain-Bin Free Agents Who Could Fill Big Holes for the Atlanta Falcons

    Reclamation projects. Injury questions. Potential breakout stars. When looking in the bargain bin of free agency, the Atlanta Falcons need to focus on those guys who can make huge impacts despite not signing huge contracts...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 11,850 reads 34 comments

  20. 5 Pass-Rushers the Atlanta Falcons Must Consider in 2015 NFL Draft

    The Atlanta Falcons ' biggest hole on their team is easily their pass rush. After registering just 22 sacks in 2014 and having their top two edge players in Kroy Biermann and Osi ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 10,441 reads 8 comments

  21. 2015 Atlanta Falcons Mock Draft: Analyzing Matt Miller's Picks Post-Super Bowl

    Matt Miller came out with his post-Super Bowl NFL mock draft on Monday, and the Atlanta Falcons ' picks in there are interesting to say the least...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 14,561 reads 51 comments

  22. 5 Cuts That Could Create Cap Space for the Atlanta Falcons

    When a team has a ton of cap space the way that the Falcons do, it's tough to focus on people they should cut...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 19,253 reads 65 comments

  23. Atlanta Falcons' Bargain Guide to the 2015 Offseason

    The Atlanta Falcons have a ton of big needs when looking at their current roster. They need to make sure to find good bargains in either free agency or during the draft for at least ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 8,729 reads 21 comments

  24. 5 Late-Round Sleepers Who Would Be Perfect for the Atlanta Falcons

    When it comes to the NFL draft, every team tries to hit on a couple of late-round sleepers with athletic traits who could become great starters...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 1 month ago 7,248 reads 21 comments

  25. 2015 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: WR/TE Darren Waller

    The Atlanta Falcons need someone who can either learn to be a No. 2 wide receiver or a starting tight end who can play in the slot and stretch the seam...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 2 months ago 6,035 reads 7 comments