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Julio Jones, WR, Atlanta Falcons Player Profile Height/Weight: 6-3/220 Birthdate: 2/3/1989 School: Alabama FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS I was always a bit skeptical when people came up to me and said Jones was going to easily be the top target and the guy to own in Atlanta. I always said that Matt Ryan wasn’t going to immediately go away from his favorite receiver of seven years, Roddy White, to give the bulk of the work to Jones. While Jones had four more points in standard leagues than White, the results were flipped in ppr leagues. Jones only beat him out thanks to the fluky TD numbers. Matt Ryan still went to White as his favorite, reliable target, although Jones got his fair share of work, hauling in 79 catches for 1198 yards and 10 TDs. Now don’t get me wrong, Jones is a fantastic talent, he was going to have a great year and I really wasn’t hating on Jones. The problem last year, though, was that he was being over-drafted. White was going to have slightly better numbers, but wa...

Report: Deal made on ATL stadium

Falcons owner Arthur Blank and Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed have come to an agreement over the funding of a new billion-dollar downtown stadium.

Atlanta Falcons on the home stretch of approval process for new stadium.

Despite being a touchy subject within the city, it looks like the Atlanta Falcons are well on their way to building their new stadium. The billion dollar complex will paid for in part by a local hotel tax that will  at most kick in $200 million into the cost of the structure. Please click here to read this story. The post Atlanta Falcons on the home stretch of approval process...

Atlanta Falcons News: The Details on the Dirty Bird’s Future Nest

The Atlanta Falcons and the city of Atlanta have taken another step forward on Thursday in giving the city’s NFL team a new and improved home in the future, as city officials as well as team officials met together in order to announce the latest on the talks between the two. One of the major updates given involved the Falcons’ decision to commit another $65 million to ensure...

Fantasy Football Wide Receiver Profile: Roddy White, WR

Roddy White, WR, Atlanta Falcons Player Profile Height/Weight: 6-0/211 Birthdate: 11/2/1981 School: Alabama-Birmingham FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS Roddy White simply shined last year. In a year where he was expected to be overtaken as the #1 receiver on his team, he kept the spot locked down thanks to his 92 catches for 1351 yards and 7 touchdowns. Despite the great season, it appears...

Falcons agree to terms for 1B downtown stadium

ATLANTA (AP) Officials say financing terms have been reached for the Atlanta Falcons' proposal for a new 1 billion stadium in downtown Atlanta. The Atlanta City Council must now vote on the proposal. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and Falcons owner Arthur Blank announced the financing deal Thursday at a news conference along with the Georgia governor. Reed says the public contribution...

Report: Darrelle Revis trade rumors now linked to Atlanta Falcons

During each NFL offseason, there is one player whose contract and/or playing status dominates the conversation. This year that name is obviously Darrelle Revis. Please click here to read this story. The post Report: Darrelle Revis trade rumors now linked to Atlanta Falcons appeared first on Players View.

Lawrence Sidbury likely out of Atlanta

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Dunta Robinson set to join the Kansas City Chiefs

Aggressive cornerback Dunta Robinson was not on the street very long.  According to reports, Robinson will sign a three-year deal with the Kansas City Chiefs. Please click here to read this story The post Dunta Robinson set to join the Kansas City Chiefs appeared first on Players View.

Report: Chiefs to sign Robinson

The Kansas City Chiefs reportedly have agreed to sign free agent cornerback Dunta Robinson, who was released by the Falcons.

John Abraham Will Visit With The Seahawks

Kimberly Jones has been informed that free agent DE John Abraham is on his way to meet with the Seattle Seahawks. This is the first report of Abraham visiting with an team since he was released by the Falcons last Wednesday. Abraham, 35, could be an affordable defensive end who could mitigate the impact of losing Chris Clemons to a torn ACL. He tallied 10 sacks for the Falcons...
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