Fantasy Football 2013: Underrated Defenses That Will Rack Up Massive Points
Every team in your fantasy league will have multiple offensive players that score consistently, so possessing a defense that also gets it done on a weekly basis unfolds as a competitive advantage.
Mon May 13, 2013
The 5 Biggest Takeaways from the Atlanta Falcons' Rookie Minicamp
Let's be real about this. Besides the obvious difference in the level of talent on the field and the football terminology, rookie minicamp in the NFL is a lot like what summer passing league was in high school for many of us.
Sat May 11, 2013
Robert Alford, Returner
The Falcons loaded up on cornerbacks in this draft, bringing in Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford as well as a couple of intriguing young UDFAs.
Thu May 09, 2013
2013 Atlanta Falcons NFL Draft Review and Analysis
May 4, 2013; Flowery Branch, GA, USA; Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant participates in drills at Falcons Rookie Camp.
Mon May 06, 2013
Atlanta Falcons Will Be Relying Heavily on Young Cornerbacks in 2013
With a top-tier offensive unit already in place, the Atlanta Falcons were targeting some additions to their defense in this year's NFL Draft .
NFC South afternoon update
Time for a run through some odds and ends from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS The Tennessee Titans reportedly could sign defensive end John Abraham this week.
Fri May 03, 2013
The Morning Call
Nick Fierro: Much different Eagles roster composition expected this year
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson runs past Atlanta Falcons cornerback Asante Samuel at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on Sunday.
Around the NFC South
Time for a run through the morning headlines from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS In this radio interview, Asante Samuel defends his claim he's the best cornerback in the league.
Thu May 02, 2013
Walker: Three for the Falcons
From what I can see the acquisitions in college free agents followed the same philosophy as the draft picks; to get better defensively with younger talent.
Samuel: Ryan on par with Brady, Rodgers
Whenever negotiations for a contract extension turn serious, Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan and his agent might want to send a thank-you note to cornerback Asante Samuel .
Wed May 01, 2013
Falcons CB Samuel: Why announce your sexuality?
On Monday, NBA player Jason Collins became the first active player in a major U.S. sport to come out as gay.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
18 NFL Rookies Who Will Start from Day 1
Some rookies are projects. Actually, most are. But the times have changed, man, and the majority of prospects chosen early in the NFL draft are expected to play significant roles immediately.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Is Robert Alford the Right Choice for the Atlanta Falcons?
That response was not uncommon among fans after the Atlanta Falcons announced Southeastern Louisiana 's Robert Alford as their 60th overall pick in the NFL Draft .
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Atlanta Falcons make Southeastern's Robert Alford's NFL dream come true
Former Atlanta Falcons cornerback Deion Sanders announced that the team had drafted Southeastern cornerback Robert Alford in the second round.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
NFL Draft Results: Falcons Draft Cornerback Robert Alford
We knew the Falcons had a gaping hole at cornerback. Apparently the team saw an even bigger hole than we did as fans, because they just drafted another cornerback.
Falcons first-rounder Trufant to wear No. 21
That's the same number worn by another cornerback, Deion Sanders, when the future Hall of Famer played his first five seasons in Atlanta.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
2013 NFL Draft: Atlanta Falcons Trade Up to 22nd Pick, Get Their Man Desmond Trufant
The Atlanta Falcons were bound to make a move in the first round with GM Thomas Dimitroff holding 11 picks, and make a move they did.
Atlanta Needs to Plan for the Future
By most measures the Atlanta Falcons had a great season last year. They finished the year with a record of 13-3 and took 1st place in the NFC South.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Behind The Steel Curtain
2013 NFL Mock Draft: Atlanta Falcons Select...
Remember when the Falcons had a 17-0 lead that was 24-14 come halftime, before getting shutout in the 2nd half and allowing the 49ers to move on to the Super Bowl? BTSC user MDR21 has the pick.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
2013 NFL mock draft: Atlanta Falcons select...
The 2013 Arrowhead Pride NFL mock draft continues. AP user bradelli58 is representing the Atlanta Falcons with the No.