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

5 things every Falcons fan needs to know Friday

7:13 am Nov. 20, 2015

FLOWERY BRANCH — Here are five things you need to know Friday about the Falcons (6-3), who host the Indianapolis Colts (4-5) at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Georgia Dome.

1. PRACTICE: The Falcons have a light

A closer look at the Falcons’ defensive line rotation

10:00 am Oct. 1, 2015

FLOWERY BRANCH – The Falcons have played nine defensive linemen in two of the three games.

Defensive end Malliciah Goodman didn’t play against the Giants because of a triceps injury.

“We are trying to roll them through,”

Cover 9@9: Quinn headed to the beach

9:00 am Jun. 24, 2015

(Welcome all! With the NFL becoming more of a passing league, the “Cover 9@9” blog is here for you every Wednesday at 9 a.m. We try to get to everything about the Atlanta Falcons from the

Q&A: A pre-training camp chat with Mike Smith

8:00 am Jul. 25, 2014

FLOWERY BRANCH – Before training camp opens today, we chatted with Falcons coach Mike Smith, the winningest coach in franchise history, who’s determined to rebound from his first losing season.

He was in good spirits during

Countdown to camp: Day 10 – New coaches

6:00 am Jul. 16, 2014

FLOWERY BRANCH — The start of the Falcons training camp is 10 days away.

We’ll start our countdown by looking at the new assistant coaches. Mike Tice, Wade Harman and Bryan Cox were added to the

Jets WR Eric Decker high on Falcons DT Hageman

7:28 am Jun. 27, 2014

New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker participated in the 5 Star Athlete Management’s football camp hosted by Atlanta-based Super-Agent Todd France and several sponsors on Thursday at Mount Vernon Presbyterian School.

Decker, who played his first four

3 questions with Falcons rookie Tyler Starr

6:00 am May. 25, 2014

FLOWERY BRANCH — During the recently completed rookie minicamp we asked some of the rookies a few questions so that you can get to know them a little better.

NAME: Tyler Starr

SCHOOL: South Dakota

ROUND/PICK: Seventh, 255th overall

TWITTER: @T11Starr

EXPECTED ROLE:  He’s a developmental outside linebacker in the 3-4 and the Falcons believe he can play in coverage. 

Below on stories and bios on the draft class.


Jake Matthews brings strength of family to the Falcons