1. 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 7 months ago 9,954 reads 42 comments

  2. 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 7 months ago 21,395 reads 29 comments

  3. 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 7 months ago 12,870 reads 15 comments

  4. 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 8 months ago 5,931 reads 17 comments

  5. 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 8 months ago 7,283 reads 5 comments

  6. 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 8 months ago 9,727 reads 25 comments

  7. 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 8 months ago 9,486 reads 24 comments

  8. 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 8 months ago 9,051 reads 27 comments

  9. 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 8 months ago 9,117 reads 9 comments

  10. 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 8 months ago 22,758 reads 301 comments

  11. 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 8 months ago 7,425 reads 8 comments

  12. 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 8 months ago 6,421 reads 5 comments

  13. 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 8 months ago 36,261 reads 14 comments

  14. 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 8 months ago 11,444 reads 21 comments

  15. 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 8 months ago 17,293 reads 82 comments

  16. 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 9 months ago 12,435 reads 28 comments

  17. 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 9 months ago 11,382 reads 16 comments

  18. 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 9 months ago 10,710 reads 17 comments

  19. 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 9 months ago 11,144 reads 24 comments

  20. 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 9 months ago 3,686 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 9 months ago 4,361 reads 2 comments

  22. Atlanta Falcons Undrafted Free Agents: Need-to-Know Info for Every Signee

    The Atlanta Falcons got bigger, stronger and just plain better this year. The goals of the draft were to get meaner and better up front...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 months ago 7,954 reads 8 comments

  23. How LB Marquis Spruill Fits with the Atlanta Falcons

    The Atlanta Falcons added yet another linebacker with the selection of Marquis Spruill out of Syracuse...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 months ago 5,276 reads 19 comments

  24. How CB Ricardo Allen Fits with the Atlanta Falcons

    The Atlanta Falcons continue to add depth in this year's draft. This time, they bring in secondary depth with Ricardo Allen out of Purdue in the fifth round. Allen makes a lot of sense as a special teams and nickel cornerback fit...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 months ago 4,208 reads 15 comments

  25. How LB Prince Shembo Fits with the Atlanta Falcons

    The Atlanta Falcons finally addressed their need for a pass-rusher by selecting Prince Shembo out of Notre Dame in Round 4...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 months ago 6,578 reads 24 comments