Falcons

Falcons RB Tevin Coleman’s injury doesn’t look ‘too bad’

Tevin Coleman

Tevin Coleman has been the Atlanta Falcons’ starting running back for the first two weeks of the season, but he went down with an injury today and didn’t return. There were concerns that it could have been something serious, but that doesn’t appear to be the case at this point in time. According to a report from D. Orlando Ledbetter, ...

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Julio Jones agrees to 5-year extension with Falcons

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The Atlanta Falcons have signed Julio Jones to a five-year contract extension, the team announced Saturday. Jones, 26, will receive $71.25 million over the five years, with $47.5 million guaranteed. The two-time Pro Bowl receiver was in the final year of his contract and set to make $10.176 million for the 2015 season. “We could not be more thrilled to make Julio a Falcon for ...

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Matt Ryan, Dan Quinn optimistic about Falcons 2015 season

Matt Ryan

After two disappointing seasons in Atlanta, the Falcons believe they can return to the postseason. Matt Ryan, the Falcons quarterback, is openly optimistic about his Falcons team in 2015. “There’s absolutely no reason we can’t get it done. We feel like that in the locker room, that we’ve just got to get better every day just on daily improvement and ...

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Roddy White says Falcons won’t pass as much in 2015

Roddy White

Roddy White hasn’t been the same dynamic playmaker that he was early on in his career, but he is still a big part of the Atlanta Falcons’ offense. They have been primarily a passing offense over the past few seasons, but White doesn’t think that they will be passing as much in 2015. “We’re not going to be passing 35-40 ...

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Atlanta Falcons: 3 bold predictions for 2015

Dan Quinn

The Atlanta Falcons are heading into the 2015 season with high expectations and playoff hopes. New head coach Dan Quinn is excited to help fix the issues that the Falcons had last year, and his defensive mindset will be a big step in the right direction for them. Atlanta has made quite a few good moves this offseason, and appear ...

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Grading the Falcons selection of RB Tevin Coleman

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Tevin Coleman was one of the most underrated prospects in the entire 2015 NFL Draft class, and will turn out to be one of the most dynamic players taken in the draft. The Atlanta Falcons decided to take him in the third round, and they are going to be very happy looking back on this pick in a few years. ...

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Falcons select CB Jalen Collins at pick No. 42

Jalen Collins

The Atlanta Falcons selected LSU cornerback Jalen Collins with the No. 42 overall pick in the NFL draft on Friday. Collins, 6-foot-1, 203 pounds, played in all 13 games in 2014, starting seven while leading the Tigers with 10 passes defensed. He allowed completion rate of a little more than 35 percent on passes thrown at him. “They all have holes, ...

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Falcons select OLB Vic Beasley with No. 8 pick

Vic Beasley

The Atlanta Falcons have selected outside linebacker Vic Beasley with the No. 8 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. Falcons new coach Dan Quinn is going with a defensive player for his first pick in his first draft as an NFL head coach. Beasley, 6-foot-3, 246-pounds, totaled 52.5 tackles for loss, 33 sacks, 29 quarterback pressures, 11 pass breakups, seven ...

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Seahawks could trade Bruce Irvin to the Falcons?

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The Seattle Seahawks haven’t been too terribly busy this offseason, but they did make a big splash by acquiring tight end Jimmy Graham from the New Orleans Saints. According to a report from Pro Football Talk, the Seahawks could be nearing a second trade of the offseason. There are reports that Bruce Irvin could be traded from Seattle to the ...

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The 5 most underrated free agent signings of the NFL’s offseason

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Ah, Free agency.  Its every single fan’s favorite time of the year….to hate.  This is when rosters get shuffled around, and when head scratching trades are made, ala Jimmy Graham to Seattle. However, that’s another story for another time, as for right now, let’s take a look at five of the most underrated free agents signings thus far:

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