Found March 05, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
According to Chris Russell of ESPN 980, as Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis approaches free agency, he said that he believes he would be a good fit for the Falcons. Fred Davis says Atlanta would be apotentially good fit “If I go there, I would fit in very well.” Mentions Tony Gonzalez situation. — Chris Russell (@Russellmania980) March 5, 2013 Depending on whether Tony Gonzalez comes back or not, Davis would be a great weapon for Matt Ryan. The Redskins are waiting a few months to see how Davis’ Achilles heals up. If they wait to long to try and re-sign him, he will likely get snatched up by another team.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = ''+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })();

What free agents could be on the Redskins radar?

The free agency deadline for the National Football League is on the horizon and it is a good time to look at what possible unrestricted free agents that the Washington Redskins could be looking at to add to their roster for 2013. The big thing the ‘Skins have going against them is they were docked $18 million for 2013 as the year is the second of the $36 million total for the non...

Colts owner Jim Irsay says he wouldn’t have put RG3 in a position to be injured

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay is an outspoken man to say the least, and he straight out trashed the Washington Redskins for their handling of Robert Griffin III. He said he wouldn’t have risked the franchise player, he believes if you want to be successful, you have to keep the quarterback healthy. “I wouldn’t have exposed him to injury in the same way they have in...

Falcons may also explore trade for Darrelle Revis

With news that the San Francisco 49ers are eyeing the services of current Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis, Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that the Atlanta Falcons may also be in mix. While the Jets deny that they're shopping Revis, a source "He's gone... This is happening. They're moving him. They can't keep him. They're rebuilding. They...

Matt Ryan’s Next Contract Could Come Close To $140 Million?

Joel Corry of the National Football Post mentioned that Matt Ryan‘s next contract could not only best Joe Flacco‘s recent six-year $120.6 million contract extension, but could come close to the $140 million mark. “He should average at least $21 million, $22 million or $23 million,” said Corry, via the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Corry mentioned that Ryan’s contract...

Report: Falcons Are Not Interested In Revis

  Where will the current Jet and self proclaimed ‘best corner in the league‘ wind up going in 2013? is reporting that the Atlanta Falcons are not interested in picking up Revis.’s Ian Rapoport said on Wednesday’s ‘NFL Total Access’ that neither the Falcons nor the 49ers are making a move for Revis’ services, despite earlier reports. The Falcons are...

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.

Falcons Resign Antone Smith

The Falcons made their first roster move since they cut ties with the trio of Dunta Robinson, John Abraham and Michael Turner as they resigned restricted free agent Antone Smith. {gallery}myfolder{/gallery}   Smith is a 5'9", 190 pound running back that mainly plays on special teams. Not exactly a sexy signing but it is nice to see a familiar name inked to return...

Falcons Don't Use Franchise Tag

The deadline for using the franchise tag has come and gone. Eight NFL teams used the franchise tag but unlike last year when we tagged Brent Grimes, the Falcons did not use the tag this season. The most likely candidate for the franchise tag was safety William Moore. The Buffalo Bills tagged safety Jarius Byrd for $6.916 million. That's the price tag that would have...

Trade Rumor Alert: Is Atlanta Ready for an Island Oasis?

       Well, this is interesting to say the least. The word from the New York Daily Press is that the Jets will trade all-pro Derrelle Revis. How does this affect the Atlanta Falcons?      Well, it would appear that the top two trade partners are the Atlanta Falcons and the San Francisco 49rs. Both of these teams have expressed interest to the Jets, and the trade...

Report: Falcons not serious about trading for Darrelle Revis, for now

The New York Daily News mentioned the Atlanta Falcons as a team that is interested in trading for Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis. According to Mike Freeman of CBS Sports, the Falcons aren’t serious about trading for Revis right now. I’m told Falcons are not seriously in Revis trade talks. At least for now. — mike freeman (@realfreemancbs) March 6, 2013 Of course this doesn’t...
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.