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Agent: Kevin Cone set to sign with Dolphins

  • 1:29 pm Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

Former Falcons and Georgia Tech wide receiver Kevin Cone is set to sign with the Miami Dolphins, according to his agent Mark Clouser.

The former Georgia Tech player who walked onto the team after transferring from NAIA Shorter College was one of two exclusive rights free agents and he did not received a tender offer from the team, according to NFLPA documents.

He has worked out for Carolina and was set to work out for the New York Giants on Friday.

The Falcons signed Cone, a St. Pius High grad and the son of former Tech player Ronnie Cone, in 2011 after he started 10 [More]

Devin Hester is visiting with the Falcons today

  • 10:18 am Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

With the Falcons looking to spruce up their return game, they are meeting with former Chicago Bears returner Devin Hester today, according to his agent Eugene Parker.

“He is in Atlanta,” Parker told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Tuesday.

The Falcons, per their policy, declined to comment about the report. The affable Parker also represents running back Steven Jackson.

NFL media’s Ian Rapoport first reported the visit without citing a source.

Over the weekend, there was a report that the Falcons had Trindon Holliday in for a visit. He was not signed to a contract and agreed to a one-year deal with the New York Giants on [More]