1. Atlanta Falcons: State of Franchise at the Start of the 2014 Offseason

    The Atlanta Falcons aren't in a great state of affairs. Atlanta has issues with the lack of talented depth on the roster...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 5 months ago 5,794 reads 17 comments

  2. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Mock Draft: Super Bowl Edition

    Since 1998, every Atlanta fan has wanted to see the Falcons go back to the Super Bowl. The only way to get there is to have a great draft in 2014...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 5 months ago 6,177 reads 14 comments

  3. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: DE Trent Murphy

    Atlanta needs a pass-rushing defensive end/outside linebacker combination. One of the best fits for the Falcons in the draft is Stanford's Trent Murphy...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 5 months ago 4,854 reads 25 comments

  4. 10 Late-Round Sleepers Who Would Be Perfect for the Atlanta Falcons

    In 2014, Atlanta needs to hit on more sleepers like Paul Worrilow and Joplo Bartu . If the Falcons want to return to prominence, they should take a look at guys who are perfect for their schemes and locker room attitude...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 5 months ago 7,074 reads 18 comments

  5. Atlanta Falcons' Initial 2014 Round-by-Round Draft Big Board

    The Atlanta Falcons need to focus on a best-player-available-by-positions-of-need big-board philosophy for the 2014 NFL draft. By doing that, they can get the best prospects possible to help a team that needs both depth and starting talent...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 13,532 reads 32 comments

  6. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Mock Draft: What a Senior Bowl Heavy Draft Could Look Like

    With the Atlanta Falcons coaching the Senior Bowl and having a history of selecting players from it, what would a draft that is heavy with players from the game look like? Would ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 7,006 reads 43 comments

  7. 5 Best Free Agent Acquisitions in Atlanta Falcons History

    The Atlanta Falcons haven't exactly been the most productive team in the history of NFL free agency. However, they did succeed tremendously with five signings in particular...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 7,431 reads 27 comments

  8. Coaching the 2014 Senior Bowl Provides Atlanta an Exceptional Scouting Advantage

    The Senior Bowl is a great place to scout for NFL talent. However, when a team coaches it, it's an exceptional scouting advantage...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 3,027 reads 5 comments

  9. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: OL Zack Martin

    The Atlanta Falcons need to protect their franchise player in Matt Ryan . They started out by hiring offensive line coach Mike Tice...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 2,624 reads 7 comments

  10. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: DT Aaron Donald

    When the Atlanta Falcons brought in Bryan Cox as the D-line coach, the first question was who he might fall in love with at the Senior Bowl...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 3,939 reads 17 comments

  11. 10 Cost-Effective Moves the Atlanta Falcons Should Make This Offseason

    Change is needed in Atlanta. After going 4-12, there's no question the Falcons need to embrace it and make some cost-effective moves to help set them up well for free agency...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 8,397 reads 35 comments

  12. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: OG Antwan Lowery

    Atlanta had some issues on the interior of their offensive and defensive lines. Antwan Lowery has seen some interest from the Falcons at the East-West Shrine Game according to Charlie Campbell of Walterfootball ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 3,259 reads 8 comments

  13. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: DE Ethan Westbrooks

    Atlanta needs some unique pass-rushing athletes who can make a difference in the Mike Nolan defense. At the East-West Shrine Game, they showed interest in small-school talent Ethan Westbrooks according to Tony Pauline of DraftInsider...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 9,234 reads 13 comments

  14. Atlanta Falcons 2014 Mock Draft: Who Is the Ideal Pick in Every Round?

    Atlanta needs talent. They need it infused into the core of the team on the lines. They need bigger, stronger, better players to create an ideal team that will actually be able to win a potential NFL championship...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 19,868 reads 97 comments

  15. Atlanta Falcons 2014 Draft: A Scouting Guide for East-West Shrine Game

    The East-West Shrine Game is in Tampa Bay on January 18, 2014 at 4 p.m. ET, with coverage on NFL Network. The Atlanta Falcons will be scouting players at this game for the draft, and there are quite a few prospects for the Falcons to check out...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 6,808 reads 6 comments

  16. Breaking Down Atlanta Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff's Hit Rate on Draft Picks

    Thomas Dimitroff is one of the best general managers in the NFL , and his decisions have led the Atlanta Falcons to their most successful period in team history...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 10,571 reads 35 comments

  17. Falcons 2014 Salary Cap: Breaking Down Overall, Position-Specific Cap Space

    4-12. The Atlanta Falcons were a disappointing 4-12 in 2013. And the only real way for them to get better is to sign some free agents this offseason and make sure their cap is properly spent on the right players — not just anybody...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 9,683 reads 24 comments

  18. 5 2014 NFL Draft Prospects Guaranteed to Interest the Atlanta Falcons

    The Atlanta Falcons have a specific set of guidelines with which they select NFL draft prospects. When looking for specific talents that match up, five prospects stood out more than the others...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 9,832 reads 16 comments

  19. Atlanta Falcons 2014 Mock Draft: Round by Round Best-Case Scenarios

    The Atlanta Falcons have quite a few needs to address with their 2014 NFL draft. However, the Falcons will have a focus on getting tougher and stronger all along the offensive and defensive lines this season...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 14,245 reads 51 comments

  20. 5 Best Options for the Atlanta Falcons to Bolster Offensive Line This Offseason

    Atlanta's worst position group is easily its offensive line. While the pass rush is missing a premier rusher to make it effective, the offensive line is missing at least two, if not three pieces before it can be considered competent as a unit...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 7,449 reads 30 comments

  21. Atlanta Falcons Free Agency: Keep, Walk or Tag Options for Every Free Agent

    The Atlanta Falcons have 14 free agents going into the 2014 offseason. With 51 players already on the Falcons' 2014 roster and around $16...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 9,549 reads 14 comments

  22. 5 Best Options for the Atlanta Falcons to Bolster Pass Rush This Offseason

    When looking at why the Atlanta Falcons were so bad in 2014, the first thing that pops into mind is the complete lack of a pass rush. The Falcons need to improve on it if they want their defense to turn into one of the best units in the NFL ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 9,560 reads 37 comments

  23. 10 NFL Draft Prospects Every Atlanta Falcons Fan Should Know About

    Atlanta needs some talent to rebound from it's horrible season in 2013. The top needs will be filled through the draft. However, there are a few guys who Falcons fans need to know about who they may not even know exist at this time...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 9,351 reads 25 comments

  24. 10 Big Moves the Atlanta Falcons Could Make in 2014 NFL Free Agency

    When a team goes 4-12 like the Atlanta Falcons did, a big move in free agency is almost guaranteed—especially since the Falcons have a ton of cap...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 19,482 reads 83 comments

  25. 10 Atlanta Falcons Who Will Be on the Roster Bubble in 2014

    The Atlanta Falcons have some tough roster decisions coming up this offseason. Some guys will be on the proverbial roster bubble for their poor performance in 2013 or for their contract ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 6 months ago 8,610 reads 17 comments