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

Falcons need to part ways with Jalen Collins

5:47 pm Aug. 6, 2017

CANTON, Ohio — The Falcons knew selecting Jalen Collins was a gamble back in 2015.

He had substance abuse issues in college at LSU.

Collins, who was suspended for the first four games last season for using

Falcons’ top pick McKinley gets first live action

10:39 am Aug. 1, 2017

‪FLOWERY BRANCH — Falcons first-round pick Takkarist McKinley played left defensive end before shifting to right defensive end in his first scrimmage action on Tuesday.

McKinley had been limited while recovering from shoulder surgery.

UPDATED: Falcons’ training camp depth chart

3:08 pm Jul. 31, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH —  After four practices, we must tweak the Falcons’ training camp depth chart, pushing Damontaee Kazee, who’s off to a great start, up to the No. 2 slot at free safety.

We still have

Report: Devin Fuller out for season

8:16 am Jul. 29, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — Falcons wide receiver Devin Fuller suffered a knee injury Friday and left the practice field with a trainer.

NFL  Network reported that he suffered a torn ACL and is out for the season