The Atlanta Falcons signed DE Efe Obada and cut WR Daje Johnson.
Eight-year veteran safety Charles Godfrey announced his retirement and the Atlanta Falcons signed TE Arthur Lynch and WR Corey Washington.
The Atlanta Falcons announced the release of WR/KR Devin Hester ahead of their 2016 training camp.
ESPN reports that the Atlanta Falcons are not planning to sign free agent DE Dwight Freeney at this time.
According to separate ESPN reports, the Atlanta Falcons will pass on signing CB Brandon Boykin but are expected to visit with DE Dwight Freeney next week.
The city of Atlanta will be host to Super Bowl LIII in February 2019.
The Atlanta Falcons are expected to visit with former Carolina Panthers CB Brandon Boykin early next week.
The Atlanta Falcons cut four players to make room on the roster for three tryout players during their 2016 rookie minicamp.
The Atlanta Falcons inked their entire six-man 2016 draft class at the start of rookie minicamp less than a week after the draft.
The Atlanta Falcons added 22 undrafted rookies and brought 27 tryout players to their rookie minicamp on May 5.