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The Atlanta Falcons are reportedly talking to free agent defensive end Richard Seymour, according to Alex Marvez of and John Manasso of Seymour, advancing in age, but still has some left in the tank, would bring some depth to line. He has 57.5 career sacks and spent the last 4 seasons in Oakland. The question is, how much can the Falcons afford to offer him? The team doesn't have much in salary cap room currently and we're not sure what kind of money Seymour's asking for. He played locally in the Atlanta in college for Georgia and is currently training in the area as well. Per FoxSports: 'Defensive line play has not been a strong suit for the Falcons in recent years and their ranks have grown thinner in terms of experienced players within the last year just as the franchise is seeking to improve upon last season’s appearance in the NFC Championship Game. They replaced John Abraham, whom they cut, with Umenyiora but they also cut ineffective defensive end Ray Edwards in the middle of the 2012 season and lost Vance Walker, who evolved into an effective tackle, to Oakland via free agency.'  

Police looking for a man who forged a rent check from Julio Jones

According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, police are looking for a man that allegedly tried to forge a rent check from Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones. According to police reports, Corey Dajohn Moody, 29, altered checks written by Jones and former Falcon cornerback Christopher Owens, and tried to cash or deposit them.   Arrest warrants, filed last week, charge Moody with...

Ryan contract stalemate puts Falcons in limbo

ATLANTA For months, it seems, the Falcons have tip-toed around the issue of a contract extension for quarterback Matt Ryan. Back in March, following the Falcons' big spending spree on Tony Gonzalez, William Moore, Sam Baker, Steven Jackson and Osi Umenyiora, there was a sense that Ryan was next. Even before that, the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens awarded quarterback...

Matt Ryan one of the best young QB’s, elite or not

Over the last few years the word “elite” seems to define an NFL quarterback. What makes a quarterback elite? It does not seem there are predetermined factors that allow us to give that title to a player. Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons is one of the best young quarterbacks in the game, elite or not. While he might not be elite, to those imaginary standards, Ryan has more...

Man Wanted by Police For Stealing Falcons Julio Jones’ Rent Check

I hear this isn’t as uncommon as you might think. Apartment complexes sometime hire shady people and those shady people in turn do things like Corey Dajohn Moody. According to policem courtesy of Moody worked at the Preserve at Mill Creek apartment complex where Julio Jones and former Falcons Christopher Owens lived. Moody stole two rent checks one for $1500 from Jones...

Man tried to run rent check scam on Julio Jones

Julio Jones and Chris Owens are in the news. They didn't do anything on or off the field that warrants any negative attention. A 29 year-old Norcross, GA man named Corey Dajohn Moody is a different case altogether. Please click here to read this story The post Man tried to run rent check scam on Julio Jones appeared first on Players View.

Catching Up On Some Falcons News

It's the dog days of the off-season and we've missed some Falcons news that is worth talking about but maybe not worth three or four separate articles. Let's catch up on some Falcons news together..... Levine Toilolo Signs Thomas Dimitiroff's off-season strategy has worked. He drafted guys with difficult names so that bloggers and beat writers had to...

Atlanta Falcons Shouldn’t Hamper Financial Future for Matt Ryan Extension

Any day now, we will hear about Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan receiving a contract extension worth over $100 million, with probably about a third of that money being guaranteed. Mixed emotions on this one, I can’t deny it. (Continue Reading on

Report: Falcons’ QB Matt Ryan Expected to Receive $100 Million Contract

When the likes of Tony Romo and Joe Flacco are getting $100 million with their new contracts, you had to have known others would soon join in on the fun. Courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan will soon be the newest addition to the $100 million quarterback club. In the coming [...]

Falcons rumors: Atlanta discussing deal with Richard Seymour

The Atlanta Falcons have already made a pair of high-profile free agent acquisitions this offseason, adding running back Stephen Jackson and defensive end Osi Umenyiora. Atlanta is continuing its efforts to bolster their defense, as FOX Sports South is reporting that the Falcons are currently in contract talks with veteran defensive lineman Richard Seymour. It’s not clear how...

Falcons rumors: ‘Nothing serious’ with Richard Seymour

Yesterday it was reported that the Atlanta Falcons were discussing a contract with free agent defensive lineman Richard Seymour. It’s since come out that while the Falcons have expressed interest in Seymour in the past, there is “nothing serious” brewing between the two sides, according to Ian Rapoport of #Falcons have expressed interest in Richard Seymour in the...

Report: Falcons, Richard Seymour in contract talks

According to FOX Sports South, the Atlanta Falcons and free agent defensive end Richard Seymour are engaged in contract talks. FOX and FOX Sports has learned that Seymour and the Falcons are currently in contract talks, although the Falcons do not have a great deal of salary cap room at this point. It seems like Seymour hasn’t gotten much attention this offseason...

Report: Falcons In Contract Talks With DT Richard Seymour

According to Fox Sports South, the Atlanta Falcons and free agent DT Richard Seymour are currently in contract talks. Seymour, 33, has drawn almost no interest this offseason. The Falcons have limited cap space to work with, so he most likely have to agree to something close the veteran’s minimum in terms of salary for this to get done. Atlanta could use some additional interior...

Falcons in talk with four-time Pro Bowl tackle Semyour

By John Manasso, FOX Sports and Alex Marvez, FOX Having already made a major impact in the free-agent market by signing running back Steven Jackson and defensive end Osi Umenyiora, the Atlanta Falcons are continuing to try to beef up their defense in the form of four-time Pro-Bowl tackle Richard Seymour. FOX and FOX Sports has learned that...
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