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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. The Atlanta Falcons have made a huge splash in the NFL free agency market this offseason, much of it in re-signing their own players, but having said that, they continue to face big questions on their roster at cornerback, on the offensive line and in terms of reaching a contract extension with quarterback Matt Ryan as the NFL Draft awaits one week from Thursday.
Asked what the status is of a possible extension for Ryan, who remains under contract for 2012, general manager Thomas Dimitroff at first said that he had no update. But then he reconsidered. With Baltimores Joe Flacco having received a six-year, 120.6 million, the way for Ryans deal seemingly has been paved.
And yet the two sides have not reached an agreement.
That wasnt really nice of me, Dimitroff said. Seriously, the situation is as we mentioned: both parties were in a very comfortable situation and were focused on the draft. Again, after the draft well continue to discuss and Im sure both parti...
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Atlanta Falcons Pro Bowl safety William Moore was arrested on Thursday for simple battery.
Moore is being accused of grabbing a woman’s shoulder and throwing her cell phone on the ground in northwest Atlanta on Thursday.
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It’s not like the St. Louis Rams didn’t need running back Steven Jackson. The 29-year-old had 1,042 rushing yards and four touchdowns with the Rams last season. Marking his eight straight season with more than 1,000 yards rushing the Rams decided to go a different way and restructured his contract to allow his release.
The Atlanta Falcons, who let Michael Turner walk, quickly...
Falcons Pro Bowl safety William Moore has been arrested on a battery charge, just a month after he inked a new 5-year deal worth around $30 million. According to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Moore was arrested on Thursday and charged with simple battery.
Moore was booked into Fulton County Jail and is due in court at 11 a.m. Friday, according to jail records.
“We are aware...
Atlanta Falcons safety William Moore was arrested on a simple battery charge Thursday.
Fulton County jail records showed Moore remained in custody Thursday night. No details of the arrest were immediately available.
The Falcons released a statement saying the team was aware of the ''situation involving William Moore'' and was gathering more information.
Atlanta Falcons safety William Moore was arrested on
Thursday and charged with simple battery, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
It’s been reported that Moore got into an altercation with a
woman and went on to grab her shoulder. The Falcons released the following
statement regarding the incident.
“We are aware of the situation involving William Moore and...
The Falcons signed Moore to a 5 year $30 million in the offseason, you would think that would be enough to keep him out of trouble.
No word on what actually occurred, but according to Pro Football Zone, the Falcons are aware of the arrest.
“We are aware of the situation involving William Moore and are in the process of gathering more information,” a Falcons spokesperson said...
The Atlanta Falcons want to give Matt Ryan a new deal. Matt Ryan wants to stick with the Falcons longterm.
With an emerging draft on the horizon, both parties decided that now is not the time to get this done.
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