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Falcons open June minicamp to the public

The Atlanta Falcons will be holding their 2015 minicamp from June 16-18 at the training facility in Flowery Branch. For those who are interested in attending, Jay Adams of brought some great news. Not only did Adams report that practices are open to the public, but also that they will have a Kid's Day at the minicamp. As Adams explained, "children 17 and under...
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May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Three-day minicamp wraps up, leading to Falcons making multiple moves

It didn't take long after the conclusion of Atlanta's 2015 rookie minicamp for the team to get to work on their roster.According to Jay Adams from, the team has signed two players, while choosing to waive three others."The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have signed tackle Matt Huffer and defensive back Jonathon Mincy and waived defensive tackle Chris...
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May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Falcons Sign LB Nate Stupar To An Extension

The Atlanta Falcons announced Tuesday that they’ve signed exclusive rights free agent LB Nate Stupar to a contract extension, per Jay Adams. Stupar, 26, is a former seventh-round pick (230th overall) of the Oakland Raiders back in 2012. He’s also played for the Raiders, Eagles, 49ers, and Jaguars since entering the league. The Falcons claimed him off of ...
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March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Legendary Skateboarder Jay Adams Dies, Tony Hawk Pays Tribute (Photo)

Legendary skateboarder Jay Adams passed away of a heart attack on Friday morning in Mexico at 53 years old, per ESPN. Adams had been on a surfing vacation with his wife and friends, including USA surfing champion Solo Scott. Scott says Adams had been surfing early Thursday, then came in feeling sick and began having chest pains around midnight. “His wife called us over in the middle...
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

'Dogtown' skateboarding rebel Jay Adams dies at 53

LOS ANGELES (AP) Jay Adams, who helped transform skateboarding from a simple street pastime into one of the world's most spectacular sports, has died at age 53. Adams' manager, Susan Ferris, says the Skateboarding Hall of Famer died of a heart attack Thursday on a surf vacation in Mexico. Adams rocketed to fame in the 1970s as a member of Z-Boys, the legendary group of surfers...
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Stacy Peralta breaks sad news Jay Adams died of heart attack

Jay Adams, a legendary skateboarder who was one of the three main characters portrayed in the skateboarding movie “Lords of Dogtown,” died late Thursday in Mexico from a heart attack. Stacy Peralta and Tony Alva were the two other main skateboarders portrayed in the movie. Peralta went on to become a filmmaker and wrote “Lords […]
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Skateboard legend Jay Adams succumbs to heart attack

Renowned skateboarder Jay Adams has died of a heart attack. The legendary skater reportedly died Thursday at age 53 in Mexico. His legend was documented in "Lords of Dogtown," in which he was played by Emile Hirsch. Adams was out of the country for the first time in 20 years, according to TMZ. He had been in and out of jail since the 1980s on various charges. Twitter reacted:
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Bryan Cox Hired to Coach Defensive Line

Bryan Cox should be able to teach Atlanta’s defensive front how to get after the quarterback. (Chris O’Meara) The Atlanta Falcons have made their choice on who to hire as the defensive line coach, and it’s Bryan Cox. The Falcons have hired Bryan Cox to be their new defensive line coach. #RiseUp— Jay Adams (@FalconsJAdams) January 11, 2014 Cox is a former linebacker who...
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January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons Hire Mike Tice as Offensive Line Coach

The Falcons offensive line will be undoubtedly better in 2014 with the hiring of Mike Tice.(Jonathan Daniel) Owner Arthur Blank said the Atlanta Falcons needed to get tougher. With the hiring of Mike Tice as offensive line coach, the team has taken a step toward the aforementioned toughness. Mike Tice has agreed to terms to become the Falcons’ new offensive line coach #RiseUp—...
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January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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