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  1. If the Falcons forfeit a second or third round pick, what are they losing?Read the original story

    45 min ago | The Falcoholic

    The Falcons need a killer draft to rebound quickly from 2014, and the potential loss of a second day pick is looming large over the franchise. The NFL is going to punish the Falcons , maybe next week, with a punishment that will reportedly be severe.


  2. 2015 NFL Draft: 5 Prospects Atlanta Falcons Should Target In First RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Rant Sports

    Dan Quinn takes over the Atlanta Falcons after being defensive coordinator for the Seattle Seahawks, and his main task is turning around their horrific defense. The Falcons currently own the No.


  3. Jeremy Shelley to help kick off Arena Football League's 2015 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    ... the Crimson Tide's 2012 BCS national-championship team. The next year, he went to NFL training camp with the Atlanta Falcons, but was released in the final wave of cuts before the regular season. Shelley was one of 14 kickers tried out during the ...


  4. Morris Brown College emerging from bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... one of two historic black churches sold to the city and demolished for the construction of the future Atlanta Falcons stadium. The chairman of Morris Brown's board of trustees, Bishop Preston W. Williams II, PhD, called news of the school's ...


  5. Quinn: Schaub 'certainly somebody' Falcons could addRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NFL

    The Oakland Raiders saw enough of Matt Schaub last season to know that the aging quarterback wasn't worth the $5.5 million he was scheduled to make in 2015. Could another team come calling? "Schaub is certainly somebody that we could ," Falcons coach Dan Quinn said this week at the NFL Annual Meeting, per's Vaughn McClure.


  6. How much will it cost Carolina Panthers to keep 'franchise quarterback' Cam Newton?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton passes under pressure from Atlanta Falcons defensive end Jonathan Massaqoui during an NFL game on Dec. 28, 2014 in Atlanta. How much will it cost the Carolina Panthers to keep Cam Newton as their quarterback? During the NFL's annual meeting this week in Phoenix, Carolina coach Ron Rivera said he hoped the Panthers find out before the 2015 season starts.


  7. Falcons bracing for severe Decibacle punishmentRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    The Falcons anticipate that their punishment for the fake crowd noise scandal will be handed down from the NFL next week, and reports suggest that the consequences could be severe. The NFL announced the 2015 draft order this week, leading to some speculation that draft picks may not be involved in the punishments for the Falcons and Browns , who are facing league discipline stemming from the Decibacle and Textgate situations, respectively.


  8. Falcons Reportedly Team To Watch For Randy GregoryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NFLMocks

    Dec 27, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; Nebraska Cornhuskers defensive end Randy Gregory looks on before the game against the USC Trojans in the 2014 Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports A landing spot for Randy Gregory: One scout noted his talent is "special."


  9. RHOA vet Kim Zolciak wears TWO layers of false eyelashes for date...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... including Kim Kardashian, her sisters Kourtney and Khloe as well as Amber Rose. The show follows Kim, her Atlanta Falcons linebacker husband Kroy Biermann and their brood, which includes sons 16-month-old Kane, Kroy Jr., 4, Kash, 3, and daughter ...


  10. Should The Atlanta Falcons Still Target Randy Gregory?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BlogginDirty

    ... the finest pass rusher of this upcoming Draft class; some believe he could be the 8th pick overall for the Atlanta Falcons. Unfortunately, the linebacker out of Nebraska stole the headlines for the last couple of days and it is not for a good ...


  11. The Falcons are not drafting Todd Gurley with the 8th pickRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    Charles Davis dropped an unusual mock draft the other day, and it was unusual chiefly because he didn't mock a pass rusher or offensive lineman to Atlanta with the eighth overall pick. He mocked Todd Gurley there .


  12. Predicting Every NFL Team's 2015 Breakout PlayerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... and shine. Personally, I want to be the man. I want to be the guy. I want to make my own name with the Atlanta Falcons. I want to go really, really far. I want to set the bar high. I just want to win a Super Bowl and maybe be the MVP one day. You ...


  13. Cleveland Browns learn of punishment for texting during gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Cleveland Browns and Atlanta Falcons officials were informed at this week's NFL owners meetings in Phoenix of the discipline they face for violating league policies, league sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.


  14. 2015 Atlanta Falcons Potential Draft Pick Profile: Edge Player Shane RayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Missouri defensive end Shane Ray is a second-day prospect masquerading as a top-15 pick right now. The Atlanta Falcons have been projected to take him in at No.


  15. 2015 Atlanta Falcons' Potential Draft-Pick Profile: EDGE Bud DupreeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    is the most malleable ball of clay for new Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn to work with as his new Leo defensive end. He possesses the raw length, athleticism and overall talent Quinn loves in his weak-side pass-rushers. is a unique player who ...


  16. Falcons to face 'severe penalties' for noisegateRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Cat Scratch Reader

    The NFC South was a dumpster fire in 2014, but the Carolina Panthers weren't complaining. It allowed the team to struggle for much of the year and still find a way into the playoffs where they recorded a post-season win.


  17. Will Falcons bite?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NFL

    ... Randy Gregory 's draft status, not every team will be scared off by the news. "Keep an eye on No. 8, the Atlanta Falcons ," Rapoport said on NFL Network's "Path to the Draft." "Not only do they need edge rushers, but there's been a little bit of a ...


  18. The worst moment of your Falcons fandomRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    You guys gave us some good answers to your favorite Falcons moment of all-time, ranging from Michael Vick in his explosive prime to Morten Andersen's NFC Conference Championship-winning field goal to the 2012 playoff triumph over the Seahawks, and reaching back as far as Big Ben Right. We must now turn out eyes to the other side of the coin, unfortunately.


  19. Falcons Corners: Present and FutureRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    When looking at the Falcons current roster, it's hard to find many bright spots on the defense. But the young corners drafted in 2012 - Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford - are arguably two of those.


  20. NFL Draft 2015: RB Prospects for the FalconsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Falcoholic

    With the Atlanta Falcons wrapping up their major free agency acquisitions, the team's needs in the draft are becoming much clearer. With only two running backs on the roster in the young, promising Devonta Freeman and the "Human Cheat Code" Antone Smith , the Falcons will certainly be looking to add a complementary piece in the 2015 NFL Draft .