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Falcons Sign Third-Round Pick S Dezmen Southward

  The Atlanta Falcons announced the signing of third-round pick S Dezmen Southward on Thursday. The Falcons have signed third-rounder Dezmen Southward today. The entire 2014 Rookie Club is now under contract. #RiseUp — Atlanta_Falcons (@Atlanta_Falcons) June 12, 2014 Atlanta now has their entire rookie class under contract following this signing. Southward’s four-year contract...
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June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons 2014 Draft: Grading all 9 picks

For the Atlanta Falcons, this year’s draft class was dominated by defense, drafting seven defensive players out of its nine picks. In addition to drafting the biggest needs of the team, Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff ‘s biggest goal- to get bigger and stronger on the defensive side of the ball- was accomplished as well. Although the Falcons may not have had the best draft, they...
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Get to know your newest Falcon: Dez Southward

And with the riskiest pick from the Falcon’s 2014 Draft, the team selected Dezmen Southward, the FS out of Wisconsin. Who? That’s exactly what most of us were probably thinking when we heard the name. On paper, Southward looks amazing. He’s 6’0” and 211 lbs. At his pro day workout Southward recorded a 4.38-second 40 time, a 42-inch vertical jump and 6.50-second three...
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May 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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