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2015 NFL Draft: 5 Teams Who Could Look Running Back on Day 1

There has not been a running back selected in the first round in each of the past two drafts. That promises to change on Thursday with two...

Former Falcons DT Donte Rumph Homeless and Looking for a Second Chance

The Atlanta Falcons were spotlighted on HBO's reality series "Hard Knocks" last season. Anyone privy to the show knows that the major focus is on rookies, including...
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2015 NFL Draft Preview: NFC South

Not a single team in the NFC South reached the .500 mark in 2014. The best any team could manage were seven wins—seven for the New Orleans...

Ranking the 5 Best Free-Agent Running Backs Still Available

The free-agent running back pool, which started out rather deep, has thinned out immensely with many of the top-shelf backs signing with new teams. Here's a look...
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Three Teams Reportedly Interested in Matt Schaub

Former Oakland Raiders' backup quarterback Matt Schaub is reportedly drawing interest from three teams. Apparently the Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens and New York Jets are all interested Schaub,...

Michael Vick’s Twitter Avatar Shows Him Wearing a Falcons Uniform

Is quarterback Michael Vick trying to make a return to his Atlanta roots by spotlighting his Twitter avatar wearing a No. 7 Falcons uniform? Or, is he just...

Top 10 Moves of the NFL Offseason Thus Far

If you blinked, chances are you missed it. The 2015 NFL offseason has been nothing short of frantic. As teams continue the virtual feeding frenzy that is NFL...

Report: Harry Douglas Signs with the Tennessee Titans

The Atlanta Falcons recently released wide receiver Harry Douglas after six seasons with the team. Now reports are in that he has signed a three-year deal with...

Steven Jackson Speaks on His Release “I Can Still Punish a Defense”

As reported on Thursday, the Atlanta Falcons released veteran running back Steven Jackson after two seasons with the team. Quick to put up a statement regarding his release...

Falcons Reportedly Have a “Strong Interest” in Justin Forsett

If the Baltimore Ravens let running back Justin Forsett test the free agency next month, the Atlanta Falcons may decide to make a move on the 29-year-old...

Assessing Steven Jackson’s Future with the Atlanta Falcons

The year was 2004. Blink 182 and Green Day were all the rage. Lance Armstrong became a national hero winning his sixth Tour de France title, and...
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The Falcons Want Julio Jones for “Many Years to Come”

One of the tasks this offseason for the Atlanta Falcons will be signing star receiver Julio Jones to a long-term contract extension. While the Falcons did pick up...

5 Potential Landing Spots for Greg Hardy

Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy is set to become a free agent next month. In what would otherwise be an offseason of teams drooling over his...

5 Potential Free-Agency Destinations for Justin Houston

In four seasons since the Kansas City Chiefs made him their third-round draft pick in 2011, outside linebacker Justin Houston has proven to be on a pass-rushing...

Power Ranking the NFL Head Coaching Hirings

There were seven head coaching vacancies around the NFL this month. Once the Super Bowl comes to a conclusion in early February, the last will be filled...
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Tony Gonzalez Willing to Rent Himself out as a Tight End?

Former NFL tight end Tony Gonzalez, who played 17 years in the league before retiring in 2013, was pursued by multiple teams to play this year. While...

New Orleans Saints Prepare to Host a “Funeral” for Atlanta Falcons

This Sunday, NFC South rivals New Orleans Saints (6-8) and Atlanta Falcons (5-9) will battle for a potential division title. A game that could eliminate Atlanta from...

6 NFL Teams in Desperation Mode After Sunday’s Action

With the 2014 NFL season entering the final half of its final quarter, it is put-up or shut-up time for a slew of teams around the league....

Watch: Browns’ Isaiah Crowell Dominating Falcons Poor Defense

Cleveland Browns' rookie running back Isaiah Crowell killed it today, proving that the Atlanta Falcons defense was no match for his fresh legs. https://twitter.com/MikeSGallagher/status/536589102867812352 https://twitter.com/MikeSGallagher/status/536612826014818304 With 88 yards and two scores on...

Did Atlanta Falcons’ DT Ra’Shede Hageman Try to Score Marijuana on Instagram?

There is no concrete evidence that Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman actually went on Instagram to score some weed from other members of the social media...

Will Another NFL Head Coach be Fired This Season?

Through the first nine weeks of the NFL season, former Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen has been the only major coaching casualty around the league. With some...

Could Mike Smith’s Days be Numbered in Atlanta?

Blowing a 21-point lead in the NFL isn't necessarily a way to endear yourself to your boss. And doing so while in the midst of a four-game losing streak...

Falcons Place two Starting Offensive Linemen on IR

Injuries just won't let the Atlanta Falcons succeed. Fresh off a 2013 campaign that saw them lose multiple starters on both sides of the ball, the Falcons...

WATCH: Devin Hester Breaks Deion Sanders’ Record

When Atlanta Falcons wide receiver/return man Devin Hester scored his second touchdown of the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday night, he broke Deion Sanders'...