Found March 13, 2013 on Grits Blitz:
Free agency started like a lightning bolt at 4 pm on Tuesday. Much to the chagrin of Falcons fans, Atlanta didn't jump blindly into the free agency market and throw money around like Pac-man in a strip club. Instead the Falcons did exactly what they said they would do. They concentrated on their own free agents. First it was Tony Gonzalez, then it was Brent Grimes and next would be Sam Baker. Add them to William Moore and Garrett Reynolds and the Falcons are slowly bringing the band back together. Coming into the start of the free agent frenzy, Falcons fans had dreams of players like Elvis Dumervil, Darrelle Revis, Steven Jackson and Dwight Freeney. The Falcons haven't gotten any of those guys (or other high impact free agents/available talents) but the longer they wait and the longer names like those sit out on the open market, the lower their value becomes. Right now, Thomas Dimitroff and the Falcons brass are willing to wait it out and see if they can bring som...
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