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40 min ago | Rant Sports

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Thomas DeCoud, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), Osi Umenyiora, NFL Players, Rafael Bush

4 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Former NFL player Ray Edwards hopes to build on perfect boxing record Saturday in Dearborn

Ray Edwards does not flinch these days at being labeled a "bad locker-room guy" or a "bad apple," as he was during his time in the NFL.

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8 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Jacquizz Rodgers, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), NFL Players, Jason Snelling

Wed Apr 16, 2014

ESPN

Clowney to visit Falcons next week

South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney , considered the top prospect in this year's NFL draft, is scheduled to visit the Atlanta Falcons next week, according to a league source.

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Bleeding Green Nation

2014 NFL Mock Draft: Greg Robinson to the Atlanta Falcons

The 2012 Atlanta Falcons looked like a perennial NFC playoff contender. The 2013 Falconsdidn't, to put it nicely.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC South, NFL Players, Matt Ryan, Philadelphia Eagles

Rant Sports

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Tony Gonzalez, Steven Jackson (St. Louis Rams), NFL Players, Matt Ryan, NCAA Sports, Boston College NCAA, NCAA Football, Boston College Eagles NCAA Football

E! Online

These Dogs, Who Were Rescued From Michael Vick's Fighting Ring,...

In 2007, former Atlanta Falcon quarterback Michael Vick was found guilty of running a six-year long criminal dog-fighting ring.

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BleacherReport

2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: LB/S Telvin Smith

He should also be an experienced special teams asset for the Falcons. With him on the roster, they would have more scheme and coverage versatility than they currently do.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sean Weatherspoon, NFL Football, NFL Players, Telvin Smith

The Falcoholic

My Mock Draft

It does not necessarily reflect the views of The Falcoholic.

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ESPN

Falcons should find quality at No. 6

The possibility still exists for the Atlanta Falcons to trade up or down in this year's NFL draft , as general manager Thomas Dimitroff has reiterated throughout the offseason.

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Related Topix: Sports, Julio Jones, NFL Players, NFL Football, Walter Jones

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Ten Questions as Atlanta Falcons Head for Draft

The "2014 NFL Draft Spreadsheet" is still in the works, but should be finished very soon.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Julio Jones, NFL Players, Sam Baker, Peria Jerry, Matt Ryan, Desmond Trufant

The Falcoholic

Falcons 2010 Draft Do-over

We've looked at Atlanta's draft choices in 2008 and 2009 and determined that they could have done a few things differently.

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MSNBC

Falcons waive Saeed Lee, Adam Nissley

The 23-year-old Lee signed with the Falcons last May after going undrafted out of Alabama State.

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The Falcoholic

Projecting Desmond Trufant's Production For The 2014 Atlanta Falcons

In a dismal 2013 season, there were only a handful of true bright spots. The rookies were the brightest stars in the constellation, and Trufant might have been the brightest of them all.

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Cincy Jungle

Writer's Mock Draft: Atlanta Falcons on the Clock

The Falcons need to hit it big with this pic if they want to get back into the playoffs in 2014.

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The Falcoholic

Falcons hosting locals day tomorrow, D.J. Adams and Kadeem Wise to partake

When it comes to giving local kids a look prior to the draft, the Falcons always do a nice job.

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BleacherReport

2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: OLB Prince Shembo

Atlanta has a penchant for bringing in Notre Dame players for visits under Thomas Dimitroff's reign as general manager.

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BleacherReport

2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: DE Josh Mauro

The Atlanta Falcons have been focusing heavily on defensive linemen in this year's draft because the need for depth is still there.

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BlogginDirty

Should the Falcons Trade for 1st Overall?

Jan 1, 2014; Orlando, FL, USA; South Carolina Gamecocks defensive end Jadeveon Clowney holds up the championship trophy as the South Carolina Gamecocks beat the Wisconsin Badgers 34-24 in the Capital One Bowl at Florida Citrus Bowl.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

ESPN

Falcons take closer look at Montana's Tripp

Eventually, the Atlanta Falcons will have to addresss their depth at linebacker, considering how injuries affected the position throughout the 2013 season.

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