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  1. Arthur Blank is the world's 720th richest manRead the original story

    2 min ago | The Falcoholic

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  2. LSU to hire former Tiger standout Chevis Jackson as defensive anaylstRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | The Times-Picayune

    LSU and former Tigers standout cornerback Chevis Jackson are to reunite, with Jackson accepting a position on the staff as an analyst. Jackson, who was a third round pick for the Atlanta Falcons in the 2008 NFL Draft, played four years in the NFL after graduating from LSU.

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  3. BRIEF: Temple football adds two assistantsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Erie Times News

    Frisman Jackson, a wideout who played six seasons with the Cleveland Browns and New York Jets , is the new wide receivers coach. Glenn Thomas was hired to coach the quarterbacks after spending the last seven seasons on the Atlanta Falcons' sideline as an assistant coach.

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  4. Behold! The first edition of the FalcFans Podcast on The FalcoholicRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    The Falcons are days away from kicking off free agency in earnest, and we're celebrating via the first-ever FalcFans podcast on The Falcoholic. This is nothing new for Aaron Freeman and our own Allen Strk, who have put together over 100 episodes chock full of good Falcons talk and bitter tears over the lack of a pass rush, but we're thrilled to have them on board as the official podcast providers for our site.

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  5. Todd McShay talks receiver options for FalconsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ESPN

    Last week's release of Harry Douglas left the Atlanta Falcons with a void to fill at receiver, if they weren't planning to fill it already. Douglas' departure, coupled with the aging of Roddy White , means the Falcons have to invest in the position for the immediate future to go alongside the explosive Julio Jones .

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  6. Redskins Talking About New Contract With Brian Orakpo, Falcons and Other Teams InterestedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Hogs Haven

    ... first reported there was interest in Orakpo from other teams. He would have received heavy interest from the Atlanta Falcons last offseason if the Redskins didn't place the franchise tag on him. While Brian Orakpo and the Redskins are trying to work ...

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  7. Draft Insider: Can Jaguars provide Chip Kelly with coveted rookie QB?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    The offensive genius successfully pulled a power play for personnel control the same offseason in which his former quarterback from Oregon entered the draft. In 2012, Kelly coached Marcus Mariota, then a freshman for the Ducks.

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  8. Is this why we cut HD? Making the case for Andre JohnsonRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    Andre Johnson is on the outs with the texas, will be cut if trade doesn't materialize. AJ and JJ?! Could you imagine a match up of him and Julio Jones ?!? AJ and JJ baby!! Lets go! Lets go! Lets go!!!!!!!! This FanPost was written by one of The Falcoholic's talented readers.

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  9. Falcons Free Agency: who should be re-signed?Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    The Falcons have several players entering free agency, and it's likely that some of these players will be retained by the team. Atlanta has a lot of holes to fill through the draft and free agency, and it makes sense for the same of depth and continuity to re-sign some of these players.

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  10. Falcons reportedly interested in Brian OrakpoRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    Orakpo, who's spent his entire NFL career in D.C., is slated to enter free agency later this month. He and Washington are reportedly discussing a potential extension , but if the two sides fail to agree on a new deal, Atlanta may become a favorite to land the three-time Pro Bowler.

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  11. NFL's 12-team playoff format enacted 25 years ago this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | MSNBC

    As PFT's Mike Florio reported last month, the NFL would like to expand the postseason field in 2016. Any addition of playoff entrants would be the first such change made by the league in at least a quarter-century, and it would undoubtedly lead to an increase in television money for the NFL and its clubs.

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  12. Making the case for Darnell Dockett.Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    We need a pass rush, period. So why not go after a guy who is durable. Regardless of what people say, yes his coming off of an ACL tear but before that he had only missed 2 games out of 10 years.

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  13. NFL franchise tag deadline: How the Falcons free agency market shakes outRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    At 4 p.m., the NFL's deadline to franchise tag players passed. A handful of teams elected to use the their tag, and the end result is a market missing some of its top players, particularly at positions of need for our beloved Atlanta Falcons .

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  14. My Perfect OffseasonRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    As of now the team has released Blalock, Steven Jackson , Massaquoi, and Harry Douglas. The holes on this team are now DE, WR, LG, RB, TE, CB, S, ILB.

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  15. RB DeMarco Murray Free Agency Fits: Colts, Jets, FalconsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NFLMocks

    Jan 11, 2015; Green Bay, WI, USA; Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray runs against the Green Bay Packers in the first half in the 2014 NFC Divisional playoff football game at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray is set to hit free agency after the Cowboys placed the non-exclusive franchise tag on WR Dez Bryant, and things are about to get really interesting.

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  16. The changing face of the 2015 Atlanta FalconsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    How the hiring of a new coach and a handful of cuts drive the point home: This is not business as usual for the Atlanta Falcons. A coaching change and four roster cuts may not be enough to make sweeping statements about this Falcons team, but sometimes it's less about the number of changes than their impact.

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  17. NFL salary cap set at $143.28 million for 2015, according to reportRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    Despite a host of scandals, missteps and subsequent backlash, the NFL made a lot of money in 2014. And by a lot, I mean a ridiculously stupid amount .

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  18. Vaughn McClure: Julius Thomas Likely Not A FalconRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Falcoholic

    For those asking, I'm told "I don't see Julius in the picture there" in regard to Julius Thomas and the Falcons. .

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  19. Will the franchise tag sting the Falcons?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ESPN

    The Atlanta Falcons won't use the franchise tag on any of their players this season, but they could feel the affect of the tag being used around the league. With the obvious need to sign a pass-rusher or two, the Falcons could see some of the top available players at the position locked down due to the franchise tag, which has to be executed before 4 p.m. ET Monday.

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  20. Vaughn McClure: Falcons Not Likely To Land Julius ThomasRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Falcoholic

    Jordan Cameron may still be a realistic target, but the Falcons would appear to be out of the running early for the Denver tight end.

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