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2017 Draft Report Card: Falcons earn a B-plus

11:33 am May. 1, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH –  It’s hard grading the Falcons’ draft because they admittedly don’t take the best player available on the board.

They enter the draft with their list of needs and they attack that list.

That explains

5 things we learned from Dimitroff and Quinn today

12:33 pm Apr. 20, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Dan Quinn held their pre-draft press conference today.

Here are the five things we learned:

Moving on up. The  Falcons are looking to move up in

A quick look at the Falcons’ scouting department

8:02 am Apr. 13, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons are on a roll with back-to-back transformative drafts.

General manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Dan Quinn have received most of the credit for the moves, but the scouting department has

Dimitroff will listen to draft-day trade offers

6:00 am Apr. 4, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff is adjusting to being at the back of the draft this season after the Falcons won the NFC and played in Super Bowl LI.

The Falcons hold the