Why the Atlanta Falcons should trade up in the first round
With the upcoming NFL Draft less than a month away, there are plenty of storylines to analyze and various situations that could happen as teams are trying to better their rosters through this year's draft class.
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Sun Apr 13, 2014
Atlanta Falcons 7-Round Mock Draft 1.0: The Trade Up Scenario
In no particular order, the Falcons need to come out of this draft with capable starters at outside linebacker, defensive end, free safety, and tight end.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Will Steven Jackson's 2014 Be The End of the Road?
You can make a reasonable argument that the last decade has seen the NFL slowly transform into a pass-first league where running backs are undervalued.
Atlanta Falcons, San Francisco 49ers will host Storm Johnson
Storm Johnson is overshadowed by a different 2014 NFL Draft prospect from the UCF Knights backfield in top four QB prospect Blake Bortles, but Johnson is a talented player worth watching closely in the pre-draft process.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Falcons add DBs Lowery, Wilson to secondary
The Atlanta Falcons addressed a position of need with the addition of veteran safety Dwight Lowery while also bringing in depth at cornerback with veteran Josh Wilson .
Sun Apr 06, 2014
The Falcons Should Target A Running Back in the Draft
The Falcons currently have four running backs on the roster. Between Steven Jackson, Jacquizz Rodgers , Antone Smith and Josh Vaughan , you have one player who is starting-caliber when healthy, an extremely useful utility piece, a back with breakaway speed and Josh Vaughan.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Chris Johnson's skill and durability should appeal to suitors
Now that Chris Johnson 's six-season tenure in Tennessee has reached its end, we turn to the matter of where he lands next.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Falcons Work Out Taylor Lewan, To Meet With Others, According To Reports
It's pre-draft season, which by extension means we hear about the many private workouts that occur this time of year.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
International Business Times
NFL Trade Rumors: RB Chris Johnson Likely Playing For Atlanta Falcons
"A lot of running backs starting to find landing places. My bet on where #Titans RB Chris Johnson eventually ends up: #Falcons," Wyatt posted on his The Falcons already have Steven Jackson as their primary rusher.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
How Signing Kenny Britt Affects The 2014 NFL Draft For The St. Louis Rams
Jan 3, 2014; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Clemson Tigers wide receiver Sammy Watkins and head coach Dabo Swinney toss oranges to the crowd following the 2014 Orange Bowl at Sun Life Stadium.
Patrick Willis: A look back at 2013, a look ahead to 2014
For the majority of 2013, the perennial Pro-Bowl linebacker just wasn't quite himself.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Music City Miracles
Tennessee Titans Chris Johnson to draw a small free agent market
At some point early in the offseason, the Tennessee Titans may have considered using Chris Johnson under Whisenhunt.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Ramblin' Fan Interview With Benny Cunningham
If it's one position that the Rams are deep at, it's running back. It's hard to believe that is the case after Steven Jackson left a gaping hole at the position when he left for the Falcons last season.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Titans likely to release RB Chris Johnson next week
One way or another, Chris Johnson almost certainly won't be with the Titans next month when the team reports for offseason workouts.
Smith still sees value in RB Jackson
The market for free-agent running backs hasn't been so great this offseason, although it seems like Maurice Jones-Drew is on the verge of a multiyear deal with the Oakland Raiders .
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Falcons To Host TE Prospect C.J. Fiedorowicz
The Falcons have thus far elected to roll on with only one semi-proven tight end on the roster, in the form of second-year pro Levine Toilolo.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Jim Harbaugh: Gore has 'three more good years'
Kendall Hunter , LaMichael James , Marcus Lattimore and whatever late-round rookie they add in the draft this year all stand in line behind the 30-year-old Gore.
Predicting NFL's Biggest Turnarounds in 2014
We love the National Football League for a variety of reasons. It is fact-paced, exciting, unpredictable and easily-digestible .
Tue Mar 25, 2014
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
The Jackson conundrum affects Rams picksThe Jackson conundrum affects ...
The Rams were awarded three compensatory picks in this year's NFL draft Monday, but there remains a major question why running back Steven Jackson was not included among the players lost by the Rams or players December 23, 2012; Tampa, FL, USA; St. Louis Rams running back Steven Jackson against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the second half at ... (more)
Signing Maurice Jones-Drew Would Be A Mistake For Miami Dolphins
It was reported early Monday that the Miami Dolphins , along with three other NFL teams, have shown interest in free agent running back Maurice Jones-Drew .