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

HBCU prospects for the NFL draft

3:00 pm Apr. 7, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — There’s always  some hidden gems and solid NFL prospects from the historically black colleges and universities.

The Colts drafted Atlanta’s Robert Mathis out of Alabama A&M in the fifth round of the 2003

Follow Alabama’s Pro Day here . . . .

12:02 pm Mar. 8, 2017

Alabama, which has five possible first-round picks, will hold its Pro Day starting at 12 noon today.

Middle linebacker Reuben Foster, who was sent home from the combine, has a shoulder injury and won’t participate.

Defensive tackle

5 things to know about the Falcons on Monday

6:00 am May. 23, 2016

FLOWERY BRANCH – The Falcons move into the third phase of their offseason program with the  start of organized team activities at 12 p.m. today.

Here are five things to know about the Falcons on Monday: