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Falcons’ opponents for the 2017 NFL schedule

9:18 am Apr. 18, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH – The Falcons schedule is set to be released at 8 p.m. Thursday, but because of the issues the new stadium the site of the early home games appear in jeopardy.

Demolition of the

Top 10 wide receivers in the 2017 NFL draft

9:00 am Apr. 18, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — Here are the top 10 wide receiver prospects (with projected draft round) for the 2017 NFL draft, which is set for April 27-29 in Philadelphia:

Mike Williams, 6-4, 218, Clemson (first round): Williams

NFC champions back on the grind in Flowery Branch

1:54 pm Apr. 17, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — The first day of the strength and conditioning program started on Monday for the defending NFC Champions.

Below are some tweets from the team. (Session was close to media)

Top 10 running backs in the 2017 NFL draft

9:00 am Apr. 17, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — Here are the top 10 running back prospects (with projected draft round) for the 2017 NFL draft, which is set for April 27-29 in Philadelphia:

Leonard Fournette, 6-foot, 240 pounds, LSU (first round):

5 things to know about the Falcons on Monday

6:00 am Apr. 17, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — Here are five things to know about the Falcons on Monday:

1. Offseason program starts. The Falcons “voluntary” offseason workout program starts today.

Phase One consists of the first two weeks of the program

Top 10 quarterbacks in the 2017 NFL draft

6:00 am Apr. 16, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — Here are the top 10 quarterback prospects (with projected draft round) for the 2017 NFL draft, which is set for April 27-29 in Philadelphia:

Deshaun Watson, 6-foot-2, 221 pounds, Clemson (first): The record-setting

5 things we learned about the Falcons this week

6:00 am Apr. 14, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — Here are five things we learned about the Falcons this week:

1. Ryan expects smooth transition. Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan will have his fourth offensive coordinator of his career next season. After Ryan