1. Atlanta Falcons Mock Draft: Building the Perfect 7-Round Draft

    The NFL draft is now a month away, which means the picture of what teams are going to do, and where, is becoming more clear...

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  2. Predicting the Atlanta Falcons Starting Lineup Post Week 1 of Free Agency

    Week 1 of NFL Free Agency is over, and so far the Falcons have made quite a splash. Steven Jackson and Tony Gonzalez have been the marquee additions, and Atlanta was also able ...

    Mike Foster Written by Mike Foster about over 1 year ago 8,490 reads 23 comments

  3. Picking a Free Agent to Fill Each of the Atlanta Falcons' Holes

    The Atlanta Falcons made a big splash in the past 72 hours. General manager Thomas Dimitroff has successfully acquired Steven Jackson , wooed Tony Gonzalez back for one more year ...

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  4. Jackson and Gonzalez Would Land Falcons on the National Stage

    Atlanta Falcons fans who have complained about the national media not paying enough attention to the team could get a rude awakening this coming season. That is, if the Falcons get Steven Jackson and Tony Gonzalez on board...

    Mike Foster Written by Mike Foster about over 1 year ago 1,847 reads 13 comments

  5. The Complete Guide to the Atlanta Falcons Free Agency

    NFL free agency begins March 12, which means teams have already begun negotiating behind the curtains with their soon-to-be free agents...

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  6. Projecting the Atlanta Falcons Franchise Tag Situation

    Monday at 4 p.m. ET is the deadline for NFL teams to use their franchise tags on key free agents, and so far there is doubt that the Atlanta Falcons will use theirs...

    Mike Foster Written by Mike Foster about over 1 year ago 2,196 reads 4 comments

  7. Steven Jackson Not a Shoo-in for Falcons Tailback Position

    If Steven Jackson were to find himself in Atlanta after March 12, when the NFL free agency period begins, the Falcons would probably become favorites in the NFC. Jackson is expected to void the final year of his contract in St...

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  8. 5 Georgia Bulldogs the Nation Needs to Notice During the Spring

    The Georgia Bulldogs return plenty of big names in 2013, but it's the names they've lost that have some skeptical about the prospects of this team making another run at a national title...

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  9. 5 Players the Atlanta Falcons Must Avoid in Free Agency

    NFL free agency, which begins on March 12, is just around the corner. While much of the buzz this week has been around prospective rookie evaluations at the NFL Scouting Combine, ...

    Mike Foster Written by Mike Foster about over 1 year ago 9,631 reads 37 comments

  10. Despite Retaining Smith, Hawks Focus Leaning Toward Blockbuster Offseason

    Had Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry shopped forward Josh Smith before yesterday's NBA trade deadline, the Hawks' season, for all intents and purposes, could have been declared over...

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  11. Ranking the Biggest Free Agent Priorities for the Atlanta Falcons

    The Atlanta Falcons are weeks away from entering the free agency period. While general manager Thomas Dimitroff is more known for making blue-collar moves, he always seems to make at least one blockbuster move an offseason...

    Mike Foster Written by Mike Foster about over 1 year ago 5,316 reads 11 comments

  12. Georgia's Defense Will Be More Talented in 2013

    Last season the Georgia Bulldogs' defense was supposed to be its anchor. Georgia returned 10 starters to a defense that finished fifth in the nation in 2011, yet that unit stumbled to a 32nd national ranking last year ...

    Mike Foster Written by Mike Foster about over 1 year ago 4,362 reads 58 comments

  13. Will the Atlanta Falcons Become a Team of Destiny If Tony Gonzalez Returns?

    The Atlanta Falcons were 10 yards away from making their second Super Bowl appearance in team history in 2012, and the first for Tony Gonzalez...

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  14. Latest Salary Cap Breakdown for Atlanta Falcons

    Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff has a busy offseason ahead of him, but the good news is he's developed quite a trust with fans since his arrival in 2008...

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  15. Atlanta Falcons: Fans Shouldn't Dwell on Matt Ryan's 'Elite' Status

    Matt Ryan (Boston College) and Joe Flacco ( Deleware ) were both drafted in the same class in 2008, leading to years upon years of inevitable comparison...

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  16. Breaking Down the Atlanta Falcons Roster, Position-by-Position Analysis

    The Atlanta Falcons had a franchise year in 2012, but struggles with holding leads and a lack of pass rush haunted them in the NFC Championship loss to the San Francisco 49ers ...

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  17. Atlanta Falcons: Fans Shouldn't Worry About Move to Los Angeles

    According to a FOX 5 report , Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank and city mayor Kasim Reed have told city council members that businesses in Los Angeles want to lure the franchise to the West Coast...

    Mike Foster Written by Mike Foster about over 1 year ago 14,565 reads 21 comments

  18. Why Jacquizz Rodgers Can Start for the Falcons in 2013

    Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff is expected to part ways with tailback Michael Turner this offseason, leaving Jacquizz Rodgers and Jason Snelling as the two main tailbacks left on the roster...

    Mike Foster Written by Mike Foster about over 1 year ago 3,180 reads 9 comments

  19. Pelicans and the 10 Worst Nicknames in Pro Sports

    Today the New Orleans Hornets will officially unveil themselves as the New Orleans Pelicans , a name change that gives Charlotte the ability to return to its original nickname...

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  20. 7 Questions Atlanta Falcons Must Answer This Offseason

    The Atlanta Falcons' Super Bowl run ended Sunday as they surrendered a 17-0 first-half lead before eventually falling 28-24 at the hands of Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers...

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  21. 49ers-Falcons: Atlanta's Biggest Winners and Losers from Sunday

    To San Francisco 49ers fans, Sunday's NFC Championship was an instant classic. For Falcons fans, the other side of the pillow wasn't cool anymore. For the second straight week, the Falcons surrendered a three-score lead...

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  22. NFC Championship: Atlanta Falcons' Cinderella Story Fueled by Doubters

    Earlier this afternoon ESPN radio host Scott Van Pelt added himself to the short list of national media icons that believe the Atlanta Falcons will participate in the Super Bowl in February...

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  23. 5 Adjustments the Atlanta Falcons Must Make to Stop Colin Kaepernick

    The Atlanta Falcons struggled to contain or pressure Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson on Sunday, but eventually prevailed in a 30-28 thriller that earned them the duties of hosting the NFC Championship...

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  24. Atlanta Falcons: What Championship Week Means for the City of Atlanta

    For the entirety of the 2012 NFL season, Falcons fans complained that the media was looking for every excuse and statistic to discredit their regular-season success. To the national media, that seemed fair...

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  25. Seahawks-Falcons: Atlanta's Biggest Winners and Losers from Sunday

    Heading into Sunday's divisional round playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks , the Atlanta Falcons knew they had prove regular season dominance could finally translate into postseason success...

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