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Falcons Not Looking To Draft a Starting Tight End?
The feeling from a trusted Falcons beat writer is clear: Atlanta does not think they need a tight end to start over Levine Toilolo.
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Carlos Hyde visited Atlanta Falcons
The Atlanta Falcons don't have a big need at the running back position with veteran Steven Jackson and all-purpose back Jacquizz Rodgers on the roster, but they could use another RB in the 2014 NFL Draft as quality depth.
2014 NFL Draft: Future Needs Are Still Needs
When you come right down to it, the Falcons desperately need a safety, pass rushers, inside linebackers, at least one tight end and a tackle.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
The Wild Wild NFC South
In every season since it's young existence no NFC South team has won back to back NFC South titles.
10 College Football Teams Who Must Get Better at in-State Recruiting
The first rule of thumb in recruiting for a program is to lock down its state. Its coaching staff must establish a fence around the borders of its state to let recruits know they're not getting out and to let other programs know they're not getting in.
How Soon Is Too Soon for Falcons to Draft a RB in 2014?
Even though the Atlanta Falcons just spent $12 million prior to the 2013 season bringing in running back Steven Jackson , and in light of the fact that offensive coordinator Dirk called a pass play 68.65 percent of the time last season - the most of any team in the league, according to .com - the Falcons might want to consider adding a running back ... (more)
Fri Apr 18, 2014
2014 NFL Paper Trail Mock Draft V1.0
The Texans were successful by drafting defensive end Mario Williams first overall in 2006 and by trading for a third-round quarterback .
Thu Apr 17, 2014
2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: RB De'Anthony Thomas
De'Anthony Thomas from Oregon could be that kind of weapon, as well as being someone who gives the Falcons depth in the event that Julio Jones goes down again.
2014 NFL Draft: 5 Names Atlanta Falcons Fans Need to Know
The Falcons want to get bigger and stronger, but at the same time they have needs to fill.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Is a Pro Bowl bid out of the question for Jacquizz Rodgers in 2014?
Look, I know this isn't a likely scenario. Jacquizz Rodgers, as awesome as he can be, is really more of a complementary piece in the Falcons' offense.
2014 NFL Draft: 5 Day 3 Prospects the Atlanta Falcons Must Target
The Atlanta Falcons had a disappointing and injury-filled 2013 season. Atlanta will now look to put the disappointment behind them and look forward to the 2014 season.
Towson running back Terrance West scheduled to visit Falcons
The Falcons continue to show signs that they will draft a running back in the upcoming draft.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
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.
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.