Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images History tells us the Falcons will be looking at the middle rounds of the draft for their next Devonta Freeman. Our draft history under the current regime rolls over to running back, a position of interest to the fanbase this offseason.
Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Fact: Keanu Neal has a pet turtle named “Rabbit” There’s been a healthy amount of chatter about the Falcons’ perceived need to drastically improve their secondary this offseason.
Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images The much-discussed play caller for the Atlanta Falcons may be staring at a hot seat 2020 season. A crucial season lies ahead for many in the Falcons organization and many eyes will be on how the offense executes under veteran play caller Dirk Koetter.
Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images All the team’s investments at the position have yielded uneven results. One of the most popular positions in mock drafts this year has been cornerback, which is of course one of the two positions analysts typically have the Falcons going after this time of year.
Austin Hooper’s pending free agency is a dilemma for the front office, but their decision may be simpler than Falcons fans think. With so many various needs, a high percentage of cap allocated to offensive playmakers, and a tight cap situation in itself, they may be forced to simply let him walk.
Photo by Mark Brown/Getty Images Based on advanced stats, Dirk Koetter looks to dink and dunk regardless of the game situation. The Falcons had back-to-back down seasons, with the team’s offense taking a clear step back after firing Steve Sarkisian.
Cornerbacks The Falcons do not have the financial means to go after a number one like Byron Jones this offseason. I already went through some free-agent cornerback prospects, with Jimmy Smith of the Baltimore Ravens being my favorite realistic option.
Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images We’re still trying to decipher what the Falcons’ new look will be. As many of you know, the Atlanta Falcons are getting new uniforms, which are slated to be revealed in April.
Matt Bosher‘s groin injury started a cycle of punters. Allen latched on with the team in November, lost his spot a few weeks later when Bosher returned, then rejoined his old friends in early December.