Atlanta Falcons NFL team blog by the AJC's D. Orlando Ledbetter

Cover 9@9: Matt Ryan to stay on the move

9:00 am Jun. 21, 2017

Good morning! Welcome to The Cover 9@9 blog. It’s our weekly blog of everything you need to know about the Atlanta Falcons.

1. RYAN TO STAY ON THE MOVE: Despite Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan having

Falcons make roster moves 

11:52 am Jun. 15, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — Falcons signed defensive end Martin Ifedi (was on tryout) and offensive lineman Marquis Lucas and waived linebacker Christian Tago on Thursday. 

Ifedi, who spent parts of the last two seasons with the Falcons,

Poll: Should Falcons put Michael Vick in the Ring of Honor?

10:19 am Jun. 14, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH – The Falcons don’t retire jersey numbers.

Only linebacker Jessie Tuggle has his number retired, according a team official.

The team does induct players into the Ring of Honor.

“The Atlanta Falcons organization doesn’t officially retire

Babineaux: ’50-50 about retiring’

2:49 pm Jun. 12, 2017

Former Falcons defensive tackle Jonathan Babineaux told the AJC he’s “50-50” about retiring on Monday. 

He hasn’t been on any visits, but has received a “few calls” from NFL teams.

Babineaux also said he’s recovering from shoulder