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Atlanta Falcons: Three New Year's Resolutions For 2015

Changes within the Atlanta Falcons organization appear to be more than just finding a new head coach for 2015.According to reports, there has been changes within the team’s infrastructure where duties and responsibilities have been changed between general manager Thomas Dimitroff and assistant general manager, Scott Pioli.Marc Sessler of NFL.com wrote that the team on Wednesday...
Via Football Nation
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons reduce GM Thoms Dimitroff’s responsibilities

The Atlanta Falcons are shaking up their personnel department following another disappointing season. Under Dimitroff the Falcons roster has fallen into a state of limited talent thanks to a series of bad drafts. Scott Pioli will now oversee pro and college scouting and command the teams NFL Draft efforts while Dimitroff will retain management responsibility for salary cap, player...
Via Tireball.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Scott Pioli takes added duties for Falcons' scouting, draft

  Assistant general manager Scott Pioli will take on pro and college scouting and will have new NFL Draft responsibilities in the Atlanta Falcons' restructured player personnel department. The Falcons say Pioli will report to general manager Thomas Dimitroff, who retains responsibility for salary cap and player affairs, among other duties. The moves come as the team continues its...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons give assistant GM Pioli new responsibilities

ATLANTA (AP) Assistant general manager Scott Pioli will take on pro and college scouting and will have new NFL draft responsibilities in the Atlanta Falcons' restructured player personnel department. The Falcons say Pioli will report to general manager Thomas Dimitroff, who retains responsibility for salary cap and player affairs, among other duties. The moves come as the team continues...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Scott Pioli: No Limit On Resources To Help NFL Prospects’ Character Red Flags

The NFL has been slower to adapt to analytics than the NBA or MLB. There are certainly elements of football that cannot break down to statistics, but some NFL coaches and general managers are not willing to break their old-school methods, or put their job on the line, to support analytics. Atlanta Falcons assistant general manager Scott Pioli and San Francisco 49ers president Paraag...
Via NESN.com
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Scott Pioli Joins the Atlanta Falcons As Their Assistant GM

After one season as a member of the media that he so despised as the general manager of the Kansas City Chiefs Scott Pioli has joined the Atlanta Falcons as their assistant GM. The move will take effect after Feb. 3 when he agreement with NBC Sports and Sirius/XM Radio expires. Poili joins the staff of Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff, who worked under Pioli with the New...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

MAILBAG: Alex Smith, drafting receivers, and Scott Pioli

As always in our mailbag, we try to do our best to answer the most pressing questions from the Chiefs Kingdom. Who is the one receiver in the draft you really like? – Matt from Kansas City, MO I’d have to say Jordan Matthews. One of our columnists detailed the Vanderbilt wide receiver a bit in his Senior Bowl preview. You don’t become the career receiving leader in the SEC...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons hire former Chiefs GM Pioli as assistant general manager

The Atlanta Falcons hired Scott Pioli as assistant general manager on Wednesday, reuniting him with GM Thomas Dimitroff. Pioli was director of player personnel for the New England Patriots from 2000-08, including six seasons with Dimitroff, who directed college scouting. He was the Kansas City Chiefs' general manager for four years before leaving by mutual agreement in January 2013...
Via AP on Fox
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons hire Scott Pioli as assistant GM

As they look to improve their player evaluation in rebounding from a 4-12 season, the Atlanta Falcons added a big name to their front office on Wednesday in former Kansas City Chiefs general manager Scott Pioli. Pioli, who worked in a supervisory role over Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff while the two were in New England together, will enter the Falcons organization as assistant...
Via Fox Sports South
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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