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  1. Ryan Black commentary: Talent, production no longer be-all, end-all for NFL teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 |

    In this Oct. 28, 2012 file photo shows Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson avoiding a tackle by Atlanta Falcons cornerback Asante Samuel during the second half of an NFL football game in Philadelphia.


  2. Source: DeSean Jackson to visit with WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 29 | The Kansas City Star

    ... shows Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson (10) avoiding a tackle by Atlanta Falcons cornerback Asante Samuel (22) during the second half of an NFL football game in Philadelphia. The Eagles have released Jackson. The team cut Jackson on ...


  3. Why trading up will be worth itRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | The Falcoholic

    ... of coaching and experience for our rookies which was a mistake by the regime. Stephen Nicolas, Thomas Decoud, Asante Samuel , Garrett Reynolds all had problems. We lost a lot of close games and when all hope was lost were blown out in a lot of big ...


  4. What's Next for the Atlanta Falcons After Initial Wave of Free-Agent SigningsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | BleacherReport

    ... a guy. Atlanta has a very good group of corners that they seem to be confident in. They wouldn't have released Asante Samuel if they didn't think Alford could hold down the fort. Arenas was brought in for depth at returner and as competition for ...


  5. How Michael Vick Salvaged His Image and Revived His Career in PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | BleacherReport

    ... importantly, he played turnover-free football and 't give Manning any extra chances. A late interception by Asante Samuel sealed a hard-fought 26-24 victory for the Birds. Nov. 15, 2010 : One week later, Vick puts on one of the most entertaining and ...


  6. Falcons look to bolster return game with signing of ArenasRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... 21.4-yard average. The Falcons are looking to bolster their secondary after releasing two starters, cornerback Asante Samuel and safety Thomas DeCoud. Terms of deal with Arenas were not immediately available.


  7. 2014 NFL Free Agency: The Waiting Game BeginsRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | The Falcoholic

    ... They'll either wait for their values to fall or try to find a steal on the market, the way they did with Asante Samuel just a couple of years ago. Who are the targets, then? The Falcons are extremely likely to draft a safety, so they may choose to ...


  8. 2014 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: DE/OLB Khalil MackRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... for the Bulls in his senior year. Atlanta could use someone who is a leader in the locker room after losing Asante Samuel, Stephen Nicholas, John Abraham and Thomas DeCoud in the past two offseasons. Mack would also add the toughness on the field ...


  9. Inside Slant: Day 1 FA observationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | ESPN

    ... star Kenny Vaccaro in their defensive backfield. Byrd has 22 interceptions since he was drafted in 2009. Only Asante Samuel (25) has more over that stretch. Why were safeties valued so highly? (Other than Ward, each member of the group got at least ...


  10. Falcons sign 3 linemen on 1st day of free agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 |

    ... lit up the Atlanta secondary. He was the second starter released from that unit, following cornerback Asante Samuel. In other moves, the Falcons re-signed center Joe Hawley, who made seven starts in 2013 after Peter Konz lost the job, and offensive ...


  11. Cornerback Depth of the FutureRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Falcoholic

    The Falcons will be in need of some depth at cornerback following the release of veteran Asante Samuel.


  12. 2014 Scouting Combine, Day 4: Safeties And CornerbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Falcoholic

    ... get to a position the Falcons, in all likelihood, will not draft, or if they do it will come late. Even with Asante Samuel gone, the team looks to return its top three corners in Trufant, Alford and McClain. Even so, there were a few notable ...


  13. 5 Overrated NFL Free Agents the San Francisco 49ers Should Avoid at All CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... one he's unlikely to live up to coming off a major injury. The Atlanta Falcons recently cut cornerback Asante Samuel to clear some cap space. Samuel, once one of the better zone-coverage guys in the league, lost his starting role to a rookie last ...


  14. Falcons will need approximately $3 million in cap space to sign their rookiesRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | The Falcoholic

    ... Jeanna's article are accurate, then add in the money saved by cutting Stephen Nicholas, Garrett Reynolds, and Asante Samuel, the Falcons will have some flexibility in free agency. In fact, Over the Cap currently estimates the Falcons will have about ...


  15. Falcons Cornerback Review: A Position Of Youth, StrengthRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | The Falcoholic

    Entering the 2012 season, the Atlanta Falcons had a trio of cornerbacks in Brent Grimes , Asante Samuel and Dunta Robinson , acquired through free agency , trade and NFL Europe , that were part of an intimidating secondary.


  16. Falcons Should Stay Away From Louis DelmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | BlogginDirty

    ... two veterans of their own who also weren't producing enough on the field to warrant their cap numbers, Asante Samuel and Stephen Nicholas. It just wouldn't make any sense for them tot take over someone else's overpaid player right now. Delmas is ...


  17. Atlanta Falcons 2014 Salary Cap BreakdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | BlogginDirty

    ... are weighing them down. Atlanta took a step in the right direction recently when they let Stephen Nicholas and Asante Samuel go. Both of those moves were directly related to the salary cap. The players still had some value to give the team on the ...


  18. Philadelphia Eagles Should Bring Back Asante Samuel This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... known for not just picking off quarterbacks, but returning it for six? That's right. Former Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel is on the market, and his next return should be in a Eagles' uniform. The former Pro Bowl cornerback spent the last two ...


  19. NFL Nation Buzz: Atlanta FalconsRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | ESPN

    Falcons reporter Vaughn McClure says Atlanta has already begun reshaping its roster for the 2014 season, and the release of Asante Samuel and Stephen Nicholas was just the beginning.


  20. Osi Umenyiora hopes to remain with FalconsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | ESPN

    ... decisions in the NFL -- and he understood them well before the Falcons released four-time Pro Bowl cornerback Asante Samuel . Remember, Umenyiora was a game-changing player on two Super Bowl championship teams with the New York Giants , yet he and ...