10 things we learned from Falcons’ minicamp

8:44 am Jun. 19, 2015

FLOWERY BRANCH – The Falcons have concluded their first offseason under head coach Dan Quinn and have a break until they report for training camp on July 30.

The first practice is set for July 31.

Quinn

5 quick takes from Falcons minicamp

3:08 pm Jun. 16, 2015

FLOWERY BRANCH — Falcons wide receiver Roddy White was held out of the first-day of practice at the team’s minicamp on Tuesday so that an undisclosed injury did not flare, according to coach Dan Quinn.

Safety

Falcons add Allen to active roster

12:22 pm Dec. 16, 2014

FLOWERY BRANCH — Falcons cornerback Ricardo Allen, who was selected in the fifth-round of the 2014 draft, was signed to the active roster on Tuesday.

He spent the first 15 weeks of the season on the

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.

DRAFT CLASS STORIES

Jake Matthews brings strength of family to the Falcons

3 questions with Falcons rookie Marquis Spruill

6:00 am May. 24, 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: Marquis Spruill

SCHOOL: Syracuse

ROUND/PICK: Fifth, 168th overall

TWITTER: @ Sprui11z

EXPECTED ROLE:  He’s expected to contain for a roster spot as special teamer and backup inside linebacker. Below on stories and bios on the draft class.

DRAFT CLASS STORIES

Jake Matthews brings strength of family to the Falcons

3 questions with Falcons rookie Dezmen Southward

6:00 am May. 23, 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: Dezmen Southward

SCHOOL: Wisconsin

ROUND/PICK: Third, 68th overall

TWITTER: @D_Southward12

EXPECTED ROLE:  He’s expected to compete for the starting free safety spot and the nickel back position next season. He should contribute immediately on special teams with his 4.39 speed in the 40-yard dash.

Below on stories and bios