FINAL MOCK: Falcons projected to land Zack Martin

12:42 pm May. 8, 2014

All signs are pointing to the Falcons back standing pat before the draft starts at 8 p.m. tonight, but we’re projected a deal once things get underway.

When Houston goes on the clock, they’ll wait and

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Mock 4.0: Falcons to select Michigan OT Taylor Lewan

12:28 pm May. 7, 2014

We purposefully didn’t do 10,000 mocks during the extended pre-draft process this year.

That time was better spent on researching players, keeping track of the private workouts and doing as many interviews and conference calls

Falcons appear to be focusing on Greg Robinson, tackle position

7:47 pm May. 1, 2014

With a week away, it appears the Falcons have zeroed in on the offensive tackles.

The best of the bunch is Auburn’s Greg Robinson and there an “league sourced” report that they are considering trading up to the top spot for Robinson and not South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney.

That move makes sense to several draft analysts.

Robinson is the most dominating blocker in the draft over the last decade, according

10 draft picks to put the Falcons back on top

10:00 am Apr. 21, 2014

FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons are in the final stages of setting their draft board for the NFL draft, which is set for May 8-10.

They start offseason conditioning today. We’ll have some media access on Tuesday.

Also, several of the top prospects including UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr, South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney and Buffalo linebacker Khalil Mack are scheduled to visit Flowery Branch next week.

The Falcons have also been connected to

VIDEO: Falcons gearing up for NFL draft

1:49 pm Apr. 8, 2014

Does the Falcons’ recent draft history mean they are more willing to move up? The AJC’s D. Orlando Ledbetter & CineSport’s Brian Clark discuss this and what areas Atlanta needs to improve.

Here is when the Falcons will select. The NFL draft is set for May 8-10:

Round 1 – No. 6 overall
Round 2 – No. 37 overall
Round 3 – No. 68 overall
Round 4 – No. 103 overall
Round 4 – No. 139

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Godfather: Falcons to work out Lewan, Ealy

8:58 am Apr. 2, 2014

The Godfather has spoken.

The Falcons worked out Michigan offensive tackle Taylor Lewan, according to Gil “The Godfather” Brandt of NFL.com.

That completes the trifecta.

The Falcons have been previously linked to the other top tackles in the

Auburn Pro Day: Dee Ford has stellar showing

12:16 pm Mar. 4, 2014

AUBURN, Ala. — Auburn defensive end Dee Ford, who didn’t workout at the NFL scouting combine for medical reasons, had a vertical jump of 35 1/2 inches and lifted 225 pounds 29 times on Tuesday.

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