INDIANAPOLIS – Falcons coach Mike Smith, as head coach of the North team in the Senior Bowl, is an authority on defensive end/linebacker Michael Sam, who recently announced that he’s a gay football player. Smith was asked about Sam the football player and how an openly gay player would fit in a NFL locker room. […]
INDIANAPOLIS – Tennessee tackle Ja’wuan James played at North Gwinnett High.
(UPDATE: FULL EDITED TRANSCRIPT BELOW — 8:25 P.M) Falcons coach Mike Smith spoke to the media for 14 minutes, 36 seconds at the NFL scouting combine on Thursday. Here are 6 quick takeaways from his talk: 1. He was non-committal about the team bringing back defensive end Osi Umenyiora. 2. The team was comfortable with letting Asante […]
INDIANAPOLIS – Heading over to the Oil Dome in a few minutes. It will be a heavy media day with Falcons coach Mike Smith set to speak at 11:45 a.m. Check back around Noon-ish for video and a little later for a blog on some of the highlights and a story on Myajc.com. I […]