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Early Bird Report 5/16: Calvin Ridley’s route to the NFL; Panthers sold to David Tepper

Will McFadden AtlantaFalcons.com FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Today’s Early Bird Report includes the hard work Calvin Ridley has put in to reach the NFL as well as the Panthers finalizing terms to sell franchise to David Tepper. Enjoy! FALCONS HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE COUNTRY ESPN: Falcons rookie Calvin

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Early Bird Report 4/25: The Falcons’ biggest NFL Draft need; Gronkowski to play in 2018

Will McFadden AtlantaFalcons.com FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Today’s Early Bird Report includes the Falcons’ draft needs – with one position clearly at the top – as well as Rob Gronkowski’s decision to return to the Patriots in 2018.   Enjoy! FALCONS HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE COUNTRY AJC: The Falcons

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Early Bird Report 4/19: Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff ranked among best in NFL

Will McFadden AtlantaFalcons.com FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Today’s Early Bird Report includes Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff’s spot in a GM power ranking as well as the announcement of this year’s Mexico City game.   Enjoy! FALCONS HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE COUNTRY NFL.com: NFL general

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NFL free agency: Falcons agree to terms with former Arizona Cardinals cornerback Justin Bethel

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – After making a visit to Atlanta earlier this week, the Falcons have agreed to terms with cornerback and three-time Pro Bowler on special teams, Justin Bethel . RELATED CONTENT Falcons 2018 free agency tracker Why Fusco is a nice a…

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Early Bird Report 3/12: Falcons’ offensive line ranked No. 2 in NFL; Keenum to Broncos?

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Today’s Early Bird Report includes the Falcons’ place in a recent ranking of all 32 NFL offensive lines as well as reports of Case Keenum choosing a new team. Enjoy! FALCONS HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE COUNTRY Pro Football Focus: Ranking all 32 offensive lines from 2017 season

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NFL free agency primer: Falcons’ team needs, key dates, list of free agents, completed deals

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – When the clock strikes 4 p.m. on the East Coast on Wednesday, free agency will officially begin in the NFL. This is an exciting time for teams and fan bases around the league as bidding wars break out and improvements are made by …

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Falcons fans ask the NFL Draft, Ndamukong Suh, Jimmy Graham, Matt Ryan’s contract and more

Welcome to Straight from the ‘Beek! We’re a day away from the official start of free agency and you’ve got plenty of questions about the Falcons. So, let’s get to them. Just remember, all opinions here are mine unless otherwise noted. And away we go. Aaron from Las Vegas, NV Hey Beek,

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Questions about Falcons receivers, free agents, Matt Ryan’s contract, backup QB, more

Welcome to Straight from the ‘Beek! The Falcons are at the combine, preparing for free agency and the NFL Draft – and you’ve got plenty of questions. So, let’s get right to them. Just remember, all opinions you see in this space are mine, unless otherwise noted. And we’re off. Gregory

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Atlanta Falcons Mock Draft Tracker

Editor’s note: The Atlanta Falcons Mock Draft Tracker is an aggregation of reputable mock drafts throughout the country showing who the experts predict the Falcons will pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. The tracker has been updated to reflect all mock drafts published through March 1 and will be updated

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NFL Network analyst: Falcons could get long-time starter at guard out of this draft class

INDIANAPOLIS – Falcons coach Dan Quinn talked about the guard position being one he and general manager Thomas Dimitroff are really “digging” into and most NFL mock drafts have Atlanta using their No. 26 draft pick to draft one. RELATED CONTENT Dan Quinn: No secret that guard is a spot we’re really

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Matt Tabeek’s 2018 NFL Mock Draft 1.0: Falcons waste little time addressing defensive tackle

If we’ve learned anything this week, it’s that there’s a very good chance the Atlanta Falcons will be in the market for at least one or two defensive tackles this offseason. In case you missed it, general manager Thomas Dimitroff said Wednesday at the NFL combine in Indianapolis that Dontari

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Early Bird Report 2/15: Falcons’ Matt Ryan did something no other NFL QB did in 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Today’s Early Bird Report includes a feat that Matt Ryan was the only quarterback to accomplish in 2017 as well as the return of Larry Fitzgerald in 2018. Enjoy! FALCONS HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE COUNTRY ESPN: Ryan the only QB among 32 players who played every snap last season

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Early Bird Report 2/12: Falcons among NFL’s least-needy teams; Colts hire new head coach

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Today’s Early Bird Report includes a ranking of the NFL’s neediest teams as well as the Indianapolis Colts finding their next head coach. Enjoy! FALCONS HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE COUNTRY Sports Illustrated: Ranking the NFL’s neediest teams In Friday’s Early Bird

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Early Bird Report 2/1: Why the Alex Smith trade could be good for Falcons QB Matt Ryan

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Today’s Early Bird Report includes a report explaining why the Redskins trading for Alex Smith is ultimately good news for Matt Ryan as well as what that trade means for the rest of the league. Enjoy! FALCONS HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE COUNTRY ESPN: Kirk Cousins to free agency

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Early Bird Report 1/26: Analyzing Falcons defense and special teams; NFL mock draft

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Today’s Early Bird Report includes an analysis of the Falcons’ defense and special teams as well as another mock draft. Enjoy! FALCONS HEADLINES FROM AROUND THE COUNTRY Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Analysis of Falcons’ 2017 defense, special teams Soon after the season

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2018 NFL Free Agency: A full list of the Atlanta Falcons’ free agents entering the offseason

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Preparation for the 2018 season is underway, and the Falcons are focused on perfecting their roster for another shot at a title. Before attention can be paid to players who may be added to the roster during free agency, the Falcon…

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