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

5 things to know about the Falcons on Tuesday

6:00 am Oct. 18, 2016

The Falcons fell to the Seahawks 26-24 on a controversial call. The AJC’s D. Orlando Ledbetter and DJ Sixsmith discuss the missed pass interference call towards the end of the game.

After losing 26-24 to the

COVER 9@9: Falcons need to lock-up Schraeder

9:00 am Oct. 12, 2016

The AJC’s D. Orlando Ledbetter is in Seattle and joins Noah Coslov to compare this year’s start to last year’s and get into how the Falcons will attack the Seahawks’ defense on Sunday.

Good morning from

Atlanta Falcons 90-man roster analysis: Offensive line

7:50 am Jun. 30, 2016

FLOWERY BRANCH – Falcons offensive line coach Chris Morgan believes the unit can be much improved after a strong 2015 season.

Morgan, who was assisted by Keith Carter, made the rushing attack more potent after ranking

10 Key Falcons offseason dates for 2016

6:00 am Jan. 15, 2016

FLOWERY BRANCH — Now, that there is clarity in the front office, the Falcons’ focus turns to the offseason, where they will try to make strides to catch the Carolina Panthers, the three-time winners of

Quinn handicaps Matthews vs. Beasley matchup

1:05 pm Aug. 2, 2015

FLOWERY BRANCH – Nearly all of the scouts and assistant coaches gathering around the offensive and defensive linemen for the first one-on-one battles of training camp on Sunday.

“It was a unique day,” Falcons coach Dan

Jake Matthews cleared for practice 

1:38 pm Jul. 30, 2015

FLOWERY BRANCH –Falcons starting left tackle Jake Matthews, who had offseason foot surgery, said he has been cleared for practice after checking into his condo for training camp on Thursday.

Also, right guard Jon Asamoah (ankle)