1. 2014 NFL Draft: Every Top Receiver's Ideal NFL Complement

    In the NFL , matchups make teams dangerous. And by pairing up each of these top 10 receivers with their NFL complements is how these NFL teams could be truly dangerous. It is also how these receivers will show their talents the best...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 17,640 reads 78 comments

  2. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Mock Draft: Scenario with Ha Ha Clinton-Dix at the Top

    A team’s first-round pick either needs to be a game-changer or someone who will be a Pro Bowl-caliber player for more than 1,000 snaps every year. The Atlanta Falcons should find that with the No...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 12,222 reads 88 comments

  3. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: DE/OLB Jackson Jeffcoat

    Atlanta needs to improve its pass rushing options, and Jackson Jeffcoat of the Texas Longhorns should be an intriguing fit for Mike Nolan’s defense...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 2,860 reads 3 comments

  4. Reassessing Atlanta Falcons' Offseason, Breaking Down What's Left to Address

    The Atlanta Falcons have accomplished a lot this offseason, but they still have some things they need to address if they want to make it back to the playoffs. If they address these areas, they could be a Super Bowl contender again...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 8,391 reads 30 comments

  5. Texans Would Be Foolish to Pass Up a Potential Franchise Quarterback at No. 1

    If you don't have a competent NFL starting quarterback, your team will be picking in the top five almost every year. Houston, I'm looking at you here. To a lesser extent, I'm also looking at Cleveland, Oakland and Jacksonville here too...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 8,993 reads 150 comments

  6. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: TE Jace Amaro

    Imagine what the Falcons could look like with a tight end who could do what Tony Gonzalez did—someone who would also want to run block and stretch the seam in the middle of the field to keep safeties honest...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 3,233 reads 5 comments

  7. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: OT Taylor Lewan

    When looking to get mean and nasty on the offensive line in the 2014 NFL draft, look no further than Michigan offensive tackle Taylor Lewan ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 2,239 reads 5 comments

  8. Atlanta Falcons' Top Remaining Offseason Priorities

    Sure, the Atlanta Falcons have made an effort to improve their offensive and defensive lines in free agency. However, there are a few spots that they still need to focus on. Otherwise, they could be looking at yet another poor season...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 7,704 reads 36 comments

  9. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: DT Ra'Shede Hageman

    The Atlanta Falcons could always add another playmaker to their defensive front seven. Ra’Shede Hageman isn’t the kind of playmaker most would expect, as he’s ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 2,477 reads 2 comments

  10. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: LB Kevin Pierre-Louis

    Kevin Pierre-Louis could be the next great Falcons linebacker if they decide to take him in the 2014 NFL draft...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 2,851 reads 3 comments

  11. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: TE CJ Fiedorowicz

    Atlanta needs to replace Tony Gonzalez with a prototypical tight end. There are few guys out there who fit as well as C.J. Fiedorowicz does. The Falcons have already shown interest in the Iowa product, as reported by Jeff Arnold of ChicagoFootball...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 3,065 reads 11 comments

  12. Projecting the Atlanta Falcons Depth Chart After Peak of Free Agency

    The Atlanta Falcons depth chart undertook some massive changes along the front lines this year due to free agency. They look to have a much more talented group up front than they had in 2013...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 3 months ago 10,437 reads 20 comments

  13. Falcons Add Depth in Free Agency, Can Now Look to Trade Up in 1st Round

    The Atlanta Falcons need to trade up in the 2014 draft. Their depth has allowed them the ability to do so without losing out on potential starters. Thomas Dimitroff has also shown willingness to trade up in the past, and it’s very simple why...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 12,440 reads 134 comments

  14. What's Next for the Atlanta Falcons After Initial Wave of Free-Agent Signings

    After signing a bunch of nasty offensive and defensive linemen, Devin Hester and Javier Arenas, the Falcons also brought back their three key defensive tackle free agents and both of their offensive line free agents...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 12,972 reads 91 comments

  15. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Mock Draft: First One with Compensatory Selections

    The Falcons will benefit greatly from having compensatory selections in 2014. Those picks are all about building depth for a team that needs it...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 14,369 reads 92 comments

  16. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: S Deone Bucannon

    Deone Bucannon is the ideal Atlanta Falcons free safety in Mike Nolan’s scheme. It would explain why they showed a ton of interest in him during the Senior Bowl, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ’s D...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 2,994 reads 5 comments

  17. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: LB Christian Jones

    Depth at linebacker was a problem in 2013 for the Falcons until Joplo Bartu and Paul Worrilow got up to speed...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 1,016 reads 0 comments

  18. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: DE/OLB Carl Bradford

    Atlanta needs a pass-rushing edge player to complement its current core group of players. Arizona State’s Carl Bradford is a unique prospect due to his athleticism, instincts ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 609 reads 1 comments

  19. Ranking the 2014 Impact of the Atlanta Falcons' Free-Agent Signings so Far

    The Atlanta Falcons did something that they haven't done since 2008 this offseason. They actually went out and signed quite a few free agents instead of sitting idly by just re-signing their own guys...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 13,861 reads 25 comments

  20. 2014 Atlanta Falcons' Potential Draft-Pick Profile: DE/OLB Kony Ealy

    Atlanta's biggest defensive hole is at pass-rusher. Adding someone like Missouri's Kony Ealy could be a way to try and bring in a talented edge player with pass-rushing potential...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 5,524 reads 20 comments

  21. NFL Draft 2014: Defensive Front 7 Terminology Should Change for Modern Schemes

    Is this guy a 3-4 defensive end or 4-3 defensive tackle? If he’s playing the 3-technique, it doesn’t matter because there is a 3-technique role in most 3-4 and most 4-3 defenses...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 939 reads 0 comments

  22. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: DE/OLB James Gayle

    James Gayle is a situational pass-rusher that the Falcons have shown some interest in this offseason. He's an edge player who can line up at end or linebacker depending on the front seven look that Atlanta wants to show this year...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 2,907 reads 3 comments

  23. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: DE/OLB Anthony Barr

    Anthony Barr would be an ideal fit for a hybrid scheme like what the Atlanta Falcons run. He's someone who could develop properly with excellent coaching and still has barely scratched ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 6,857 reads 33 comments

  24. Atlanta Falcons Mock Draft: Fresh 7-Round Predictions Post Week 1 of Free Agency

    Atlanta went out and became a big player in free agency with its signings of Jon Asamoah, Paul Soliai and Tyson Jackson. Those signings helped shore up the lines early on, but the team has more work to do in the draft...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 17,382 reads 89 comments

  25. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: TE Arthur Lynch

    Arthur Lynch could be the guy to replace Tony Gonzalez in the Atlanta Falcons offense. While the Falcons haven’t publicly shown interest in Lynch, he has made a suggestion ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 4 months ago 4,382 reads 4 comments