1. Atlanta Falcons: Buying or Selling Latest Buzz in the Free-Agency Rumor Mill

    Can you believe how fast the year is moving thus far, Atlanta Falcons fans? Free agency is now upon us and before we know it the draft will be as well. Having nearly $26 million in cap space, according to Spotrac ...

    Murf Baldwin Written by Murf Baldwin about 6 months ago 19,459 reads 78 comments

  2. Loomis, Payton Making the New Orleans Saints Viable Contenders for Years to Come

    Ask and you shall receive... The New Orleans Saints are undergoing a bit of a personnel purge—to put it mildly. Many veterans—that are undoubted fan favorites—have been shown the door since the season met its finality...

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  3. William Moore Can Be the Answer for the Atlanta Falcons at Free Safety

    With the impending release of free safety Thomas DeCoud , according to ESPN's Adam Caplan , the Atlanta Falcons are in a bit of a conundrum with the back half of their defense...

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  4. Atlanta Falcons Final Free Agency Outlook and Predictions

    With nearly $27 million in cap space , according to D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta-Journal Constitution , the Atlanta Falcons are armed and primed to do damage on the free agency front...

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  5. 5 Moves the Atlanta Falcons Must Avoid in Free Agency

    For the Atlanta Falcons , free agency has been a hit-or-miss proposition under the current regime. Players like Ray Edwards, Osi Umenyiora and Steven Jackson have been seen as major disappoints in recent memory...

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  6. Atlanta Falcons: Fact or Fiction with the Latest News Ahead of Free Agency

    It's almost time to get down to the brass tacks of things, Atlanta Falcons fans. The NFL has been so caught up with college prospects lately that we've almost forgot that free agency precedes the draft...

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  7. Why the Atlanta Falcons Should Pursue Safety Malcolm Jenkins

    According to ESPN's Adam Caplan (h/t to profootballtalk .com), Atlanta Falcons free safety Thomas DeCoud is expected to be released before his contract becomes fully guaranteed on March 15...

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  8. Atlanta Falcons 2014 Scouting Combine Stock Report

    The NFL 's annual "Underwear Olympics", better known as the scouting combine, is now in the books. Hundreds of hopefuls were paraded, poked and prodded in an attempt to establish a draft hierarchy...

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  9. Atlanta Falcons: Latest Combine News and Rumors

    The NFL Scouting Combine is the event announcing that the league's new offseason is open for business. Anybody who is anyone—upper-management, personnel executives, coaching ...

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  10. It's Buyer Beware for Bengals Defensive End Michael Johnson

    If this were bodybuilding, Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Michael Johnson would be the unquestioned clubhouse leader for impending free agents. After all, this 6'7", 270-pound freak looks as if he's carved from granite...

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  11. Examining Jairus Byrd's Potential Fit in the Falcons Defense

    The free safety position in Atlanta Falcons defensive coordinator Mike Nolan's scheme is an extremely important one...

    Murf Baldwin Written by Murf Baldwin about 6 months ago 8,147 reads 51 comments

  12. Atlanta Falcons Combine Preview: Top Targets, Sleepers and Prospects to Watch

    The NFL 's annual "Underwear Olympics," better known as the NFL Scouting Combine, begins this weekend at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis . For the Atlanta Falcons , this offseason represents the most important one under the current regime...

    Murf Baldwin Written by Murf Baldwin about 6 months ago 13,032 reads 87 comments

  13. Is the Falcons' Offensive Line Totally to Blame for the Run Game Woes?

    Stop me if you've heard these quips before: The Atlanta Falcons could easily run the ball if the offensive line was better or Steven Jackson is great, he just received no blocking ...

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  14. Why Seattle's Bruce Irvin Should Be on the Falcons' Radar

    Atlanta Falcons fans are salivating just at the thought of the team acquiring a young edge-rusher to add to its woeful pass rush...

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  15. 5 Atlanta Falcons Bound to Break out in 2014

    While fans and pundits often look toward free agents and draft selections to be difference-makers, the answer may very well already be on the NFL roster...

    Murf Baldwin Written by Murf Baldwin about 7 months ago 15,476 reads 77 comments

  16. Why Tony Gonzalez Has Become Locker Room Cancer for the Falcons

    After seeing, and now hearing, former (I use that term loosely) Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez make a complete mockery of the Falcons' organization, it's now time to—pardon the pun—Rise Up, Atlanta...

    Murf Baldwin Written by Murf Baldwin about 7 months ago 12,280 reads 99 comments

  17. Atlanta Falcons' Bargain Guide to the 2014 Offseason

    In regard to free agency, most fans are under the impression that if their team doesn't acquire the most expensive player available, it isn't "winning" the offseason—so to speak...

    Murf Baldwin Written by Murf Baldwin about 7 months ago 8,783 reads 79 comments

  18. Should the Atlanta Falcons Explore a Trade Involving Roddy White?

    Before you break out your collective pitchforks, while flooding the comments section with pure vitriol, please hear me out...

    Murf Baldwin Written by Murf Baldwin about 7 months ago 14,797 reads 303 comments

  19. Atlanta Falcons 2014 Mock Draft with Player Scouting Profiles

    Generally speaking, there are two rules of thought when making a draft selection: drafting according to need, or simply selecting the best player available. Usually a quality draft possesses a little bit of both elements...

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  20. 5 Big Splashes the Atlanta Falcons Could Realistically Make in Free Agency

    With D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reporting that the Atlanta Falcons are expected to enter the offseason $14.6 million under the cap, they have the resources to make some pretty significant moves in free agency...

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  21. Can the Atlanta Falcons Revitalize Left Tackle Sam Baker's Career?

    Todd McClure (center). Harvey Dahl (guard). Tyson Clabo (tackle). Do you remember those guys, Atlanta Falcons fans? They were three-fourths of the absolute nastiest, filthiest, toughest offensive line in the NFL ...

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  22. Atlanta Falcons: Top Needs & Fits for the 2014 Draft

    The fact that the Atlanta Falcons hold the sixth overall selection in the NFL draft isn't the kicker; the quality of depth at every position of need is...

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  23. Atlanta Falcons Scouting Guide to the 2014 Senior Bowl

    The Atlanta Falcons have a prime opportunity to get a jump on the rest of the NFC prior to the offseason. They (the North squad), along with the Jacksonville Jaguars (South), are slated to coach in the Senior Bowl...

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  24. The Scott Pioli Hire Means 2014 Is a Do-or-Die Season for the Falcons

    Arthur Blank means business. The owner of the Atlanta Falcons has officially put everyone in the organization on notice with the hire of new assistant general manager Scott Pioli...

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  25. Atlanta Falcons: A Position-by-Position Primer to Free Agency

    The Atlanta Falcons not only have the sixth-overall selection in the forthcoming draft, but they will sit $16.6 million under the cap preceding free agency, according to my colleague Scott Carasik ...

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