1. 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 8 months ago 3,081 reads 5 comments

  2. 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 8 months ago 2,694 reads 7 comments

  3. 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 8 months ago 4,008 reads 17 comments

  4. 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 8 months ago 8,442 reads 35 comments

  5. 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 8 months ago 3,379 reads 8 comments

  6. 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 8 months ago 9,797 reads 13 comments

  7. 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 8 months ago 19,950 reads 97 comments

  8. 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 8 months ago 6,886 reads 6 comments

  9. 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 8 months ago 10,959 reads 35 comments

  10. 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 8 months ago 9,843 reads 24 comments

  11. 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 8 months ago 9,939 reads 16 comments

  12. 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 8 months ago 14,317 reads 51 comments

  13. 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 8 months ago 7,544 reads 30 comments

  14. 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 8 months ago 9,587 reads 14 comments

  15. 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 8 months ago 9,619 reads 37 comments

  16. 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 8 months ago 9,394 reads 25 comments

  17. 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 9 months ago 19,582 reads 83 comments

  18. 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 9 months ago 9,051 reads 17 comments

  19. How Will the Atlanta Falcons Replace Future Hall of Famer Tony Gonzalez in 2014?

    Tony Gonzalez is retired. He's never going to play another down for the Falcons or any other NFL team ever again. And that's ok. But Atlanta needs to find someone to replace the future Hall of Famer...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 months ago 7,272 reads 51 comments

  20. The Definitive Blueprint to the Atlanta Falcons' Perfect Offseason

    Atlanta's 2013 season didn't go to plan. However, the Falcons aren't nearly as far off as their 4-12 record would suggest...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 months ago 16,916 reads 137 comments

  21. Rose Bowl 2014: Mark Dantonio Takes Place Among College Football's Elite Coaches

    Michigan State's Mark Dantonio has become one of college football's elite coaches almost overnight. A 24-20 win over David Shaw's Stanford program in the Rose Bowl on Wednesday solidifies his standing among the best in college football...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 months ago 5,572 reads 21 comments

  22. Heart of Dallas Bowl 2014 UNLV vs. North Texas: Live Score and Highlights

    North Texas 36, UNLV 14—Final The Mean Green took this one in what turned out to be a laugher. The game was won the minute the second half started. North Texas just looked focused and like it understood adjustments...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 months ago 7,094 reads 12 comments

  23. Grading Every Atlanta Falcons Starter's 2013 Regular Season

    It's finally over. The Atlanta Falcons ' dreadful 2013 season is over. While their 4-12 record says that the team overall probably deserves an "F" or a "D-" at best, the Falcons ...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 months ago 4,694 reads 16 comments

  24. Falcons 2014 Draft: Who Should Be on Atlanta's Draft Radar?

    "How do the Atlanta Falcons improve through the draft?" is the biggest question in most people's minds. The Falcons have quite a few needs, but they tend to target a specific type of player in the draft to be part of their locker room full of leaders.

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 months ago 20,146 reads 119 comments

  25. 5 Impending Free Agents the Atlanta Falcons Must Re-Sign

    Despite being 4-11 this season, the Falcons do have some talent that they should retain this offseason. In fact, five of Atlanta's 14 free agents stand out above the rest...

    Scott Carasik Written by Scott Carasik about 9 months ago 9,083 reads 23 comments