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

Corey Peters elated about signing with Arizona

7:11 am Mar. 12, 2015

TUSCALOOSA, Ala.  – Corey Peters is loading up his Kia Soul and moving out West.

The big defensive lineman with the small-guy car has a future in the Arizona desert. He is looking forward to a

Free Agency Countdown: TE Bear Pascoe

7:00 am Mar. 5, 2015

The AJC’s D. Orlando Ledbetter sits down with CineSport’s Noah Coslov to react to the Falcons releasing Justin Blalock, Harry Douglas & Steven Jackson & to identify their targets in free agency.

Editor’s note: Prior to

Falcons’ Free Agency: Let’s give Pioli some help

12:01 pm Feb. 6, 2015

FLOWERY BRANCH – Under the restructured front office, assistant general manager Scott Pioli is in charge of free agency.

This year’s free agency period starts on March 7. That’s when teams are allowed to talk to

REPORT CARD: Ryan had one of his worst games

7:05 am Sep. 15, 2014

CINCINNATI — Falcons coach Mike Smith was correct this week when he concluded that his team was beat in all phases of the game, including coaching.

The Bengals, with their average quarterback, mauled the Falcons with

10 quick observations from Falcons open OTAs

12:33 pm May. 28, 2014

FLOWERY BRANCH – While the Falcons continue to stress that they’ll be a multiple defensive team, the spent a great deal of time working on their 3-4 alignment during the first open OTA session on