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

Falcons need to trade for Joe Haden

10:52 am Aug. 29, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — The Browns have been good to the Falcons over the past few years.

The Falcons hired offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan after he was released from his contract with the Browns in 2015.

Second-team All-Pro

By the numbers: Browns at Falcons

9:27 am Nov. 23, 2014

The Cleveland Browns (6-4) are set to face the Atlanta Falcons (4-6) at 1 p.m. today at the Georgia Dome. Key matchups CLICK HERE.

2014 Regular Season Statistics
Falcons (rank)                                               Browns (rank)
23.8 (13)           Points/Game          

Q&A with Cleveland Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer

4:19 pm Nov. 20, 2014

FLOWERY BRANCH – Cleveland quarterback Brian Hoyer , who’s set to face the Falcons at 1p.m. Sunday at the Georgia Dome, spoke to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Wednesday.

After beating out Johnny Manziel for the starting

Tom Moore: Johnny Manziel ‘will be good’

10:59 am Jul. 1, 2014

GREENSBORO — Longtime NFL assistant coach Tom Moore, 75, knows a few things about developing quarterbacks.

While with the Indianapolis Colts, he helped to develop Peyton Manning. Moore is currently a consultant with the Arizona Cardinals.

12 teams who could draft UGA star Aaron Murray

6:00 am Mar. 19, 2014

Former Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray is set to leave for Phoenix today to start the final month of his preparations before Georgia’s Pro Day on April 16.

“He will work with quarterback coach Terry Shea,” said Pat Dye,

Update: Koetter to interview with the Browns

4:03 pm Jan. 21, 2014

MOBILE, Ala. – Falcons offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter is slated to interview for the vacant Cleveland Browns head coaching position, the Falcons confirmed and earlier Fox Sports report.

“I don’t want to talk about someone else’s coaching vacancy,” Falcons coach Mike Smith said on Tuesday.

Koetter interviewed for the Boise State head coaching job earlier this offseason.

After the 2012 season, Koetter was contacted by two teams, but decided to withdraw from consideration