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Atlanta Falcons: The overlooked rookie of 2014

The Atlanta Falcons have worked fast to sign and take care of their rookies well before the 2014 season, one of which was an undrafted free agent in the form of Roosevelt Nix. Nix hails from the Mid-American Conference and went to Kent State. While at Kent State he has asserted his overlooked legacy due to his size. Much like Aaron Donald, he was a very fast and aggressive defensive...
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons: Why Tyler Starr was their best pick

Despite the Atlanta Falcons choosing highly talented offensive lineman Jake Matthews as their first pick in the draft to secure Matt Ryan from opposing defenders, building a stronger and faster defense were the major issues of presidency for the team. Overall, with the offseason in full effect and draft over, the Falcons have a lot of talented young athletes who are truly eager to...
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

The rookies are impressing everyone this week

Monday makes the fourth day of rookie minicamp for NFL teams and perhaps one of the more rookie minicamps are taking place in Flowery Branch. The Atlanta Falcons have a handful of rookies on board who can make an impact come August and September. One of the major impacts is on the defensive side of the ball which the Falcons needed to address the most during the offseason specifically...
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May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons Sign Five Draft Picks

  The Atlanta Falcons announced on Sunday that they have signed five draft picks to four-year contracts. Among the players signed are: fourth-round pick OLB Prince Shembo, CB Ricardo Allen, LB , LB Yawin Smallwood and LB Tyler Starr.  Shembo is the most notable among this group as the Falcons used a fourth-round selection on him last week. Atlanta is widely expected to transition...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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