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THOMAS DIMITROFF RUMORS

Report: Falcons Plan To Fire Mike Smith, GM Thomas Dimitroff Safe For Now

Jason La Canfora reports that Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank has informed multiple parties that he plans to move on from HC Mike Smith at the end of the season. According to La Canfora, “it would take a shocking playoff run to alter that scenario.” There has been some question as to whether or not GM Thomas Dimitroff would be retained for another season given the state...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons are done with Mike Smith; Could target Peyton’s OC

Arthur Blank has informed multiple parties that he plans on moving on from head coach Mike Smith at the end of the season, according to Jason LaCanfora. Blank has also told some confidants that, for now, he expects to retain general manager Thomas Dimitroff, though it could be revisited through the hiring process. One player […] The post Falcons are done with Mike Smith; Could...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons schedule private workout with big, physical CB Walt Aikens

Liberty defensive back Walt Aikens with have private workouts with the Dallas Cowboys, Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots, per source. Aikens is a big, strong, physical corner standing at 6'0 and 205 pounds. At his Pro Day he recorded a 4.42 forty time. Since the season has ended, Aikens has built his draft stock up, performing well in at the Senior Bowl, where the S...
Via College2Pro.com
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons: Potential first round players that could land in Atlanta

Atlanta Falcons: Potential first round players that could land in AtlantaWith the NFL draft coming this May, the Atlanta Falcons are looking to reload a team that has many glaring holes to fill.  As we closer approach May, the excitement has already begun to build as to who will go number one overall or what top prospect will increase or decrease his stock.  For the Falcons there...
Via isportsweb.com
February 27, 2014  |  1 Comment

Jadeveon Clowney: I Wish Falcons Would Trade Up For Me

Jadeveon Clowney is widely regarded as the most talented prospect in the entire 2014 NFL Draft. The star-studded 6-5, 266-pound defensive end is apparently aware of this, but really wishes that the Atlanta Falcons would move up from the No. 6 overall pick to get him on May 8. “I wish they could trade up for me,” Clowney told ESPN.com. “But I hope I don’t fall to No. 6. I...
Via Gridiron Grit
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons extend contracts of Smith, Dimitroff, McKay

On Monday, the Atlanta Falcons announced contract extensions to head coach Mike Smith, general manager Thomas Dimitroff and president/CEO Rich McKay. From a stability standpoint, the move prevents Smith -- the Falcons' head coach since 2008 -- from being consigned to "lame-duck status" for the 2014 season. Like Smith, Dimitroff signed a one-year extension, leaving owner Arthur Blank...
Via Fox Sports South
January 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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