Marshall signs with Falcons

Michael Murphy of the Houston Chronicle reports that Houston wide receiver Vincent Marshall has signed as a free agent with the Falcons. Marshall (5’7″ 165) has excellent speed, timing a 4.36 40-yard dash at his pro day. He was a productive receiver at Houston, catching 272 passes for 3770 yards (13.8 avg) and 26 touchdowns over his career. He also rushed for 299 yards on 37 carries (8.1 avg) and 1 touchdown. He was a...

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Two more free agents join Falcons

The AP reports that LSU running Justin Vincent has signed with the Falcons as an undrafted rookie free agent. Also the Salt Lake Tribune reports that Utah defensive tackle Kelly Talavou also signed a free agent contract with the Falcons. Vincent had a promising start to his collegiate career, rushing for 1001 yards and 10 touchdowns as a freshman during LSU’s National Championship season in 2003. But his production tailed off...

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2007 Draft Recap: Martrez Milner
Apr30

2007 Draft Recap: Martrez Milner

Martrez Milner Height: 6-3 Weight: 252 College: Georgia Birthday: August 8, 1984 Hometown: Oakwood, GA AGILITY TESTS & MEASURABLES 40 Speed: 4.67 20 Yd: 2.65 10 Yd: 1.54 Bench: 19 reps Vertical Jump: 34.5 inches Broad Jump: 9’9″ Short Shuttle: 4.49 3 Cone Drill: 7.35 Arm Length: 33.75 inches Hand size: 9.5 inches NFL Draft Countdown by Scott WrightStrengths: Has pretty good size and the frame to get bigger…Very...

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2007 Draft Recap: Trey Lewis

Trey Lewis Height: 6-3 Weight: 318 College: Washburn Birthday: May 23, 1985 Hometown: Topeka, KS AGILITY TESTS & MEASURABLES 40 Speed: 5.14 20 Yd: 2.88 10 Yd: 1.67 Bench: 21 reps Vertical Jump: 30.5 inches Broad Jump: 9′ Arm Length: 34.5 inches Hand size: 9.5 inches NFL.com by NFLDraftScout.comPositives: Has a thick frame with adequate muscle definition, long arms, thick thighs, calves and ankles and room on his frame to...

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2007 Draft Recap: David Irons
Apr30

2007 Draft Recap: David Irons

David Irons Height: 5-10 Weight: 190 College: Auburn Birthday: October 9, 1982 Hometown: Dacula, GA AGILITY TESTS & MEASURABLES 40 Speed: 4.44 20 Yd: 2.58 10 Yd: 1.53 Bench: 11 reps Vertical Jump: 29.5 inches Broad Jump: 9’3″ Short Shuttle: 4.30 3 Cone Drill: 7.18 Arm Length: 31 1/8 inches Hand size: 9 1/8 inches Wonderlic: 4 NFL Draft Countdown by Scott WrightStrengths: Very tough, physical and aggressive…A good...

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Burchette first to sign with Falcons

Ed Thompson of Scout.com reports that Virginia Tech defensive end Noland Burchette is among the first of the undrafted free agents to sign with the Atlanta Falcons. Burchette (6’2″ 259) was a productive player at Virginia Tech, tallying 137 tackles and 10.5 sacks during his career as a three-year...

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2007 Draft Recap: Chris Houston
Apr29

2007 Draft Recap: Chris Houston

Chris Houston Height: 5-10 Weight: 185 College: Arkansas Birthday: October 18, 1984 Hometown: Austin, TX AGILITY TESTS & MEASURABLES 40 Speed: 4.32 20 Yd: 2.52 10 Yd: 1.50 Bench: 27 reps Vertical Jump: 36 inches Broad Jump: 10’2″ Short Shuttle: 4.12 3 Cone Drill: 6.94 Arm Length: 32 inches Hand size: 9 inches NFL Draft Countdown by Scott WrightStrengths: Has good size with long arms…Smooth with outstanding...

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2007 Draft Recap: Doug Datish

Doug Datish Height: 6-4 Weight: 302 College: Ohio State Birthday: August 1, 1983 Hometown: Warren, OH AGILITY TESTS & MEASURABLES 40 Speed: 5.13 20 Yd: 2.99 10 Yd: 1.75 Bench: 31 reps Vertical Jump: 27 inches Broad Jump: 8’6″ Short Shuttle: 4.65 3 Cone Drill: 7.51 Arm Length: 31.75 inches Hand size: 9 inches NFL Draft Countdown by Scott WrightStrengths: Good quickness, athleticism and mobility…Has the frame to...

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2007 Draft Recap: Justin Blalock

Justin Blalock Height: 6-3 Weight: 320 College: Texas Birthday: December 20, 1983 Hometown: Plano, TXAGILITY TESTS & MEASURABLES 40 Speed: 5.10 20 Yd: 2.96 10 Yd: 1.73 Bench: 40 reps Vertical Jump: 28.5 inches Broad Jump: 8’5″ Short Shuttle: 4.72 3 Cone Drill: 7.75 Arm Length: 33 1/8 inches Hand size: 10 1/8 inches Wonderlic score: 41 NFL Draft Countdown by Scott WrightStrengths: Outstanding size and bulk…Good...

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Vick meets with Goodell

Michael Vick had an informal 20-minute meeting with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Saturday in New York per a Steve Wyche report. Vick met with Goodell at Radio City Music Hall, the site of the 2007 NFL Draft, where Vick was attending as part of a pre-draft ceremony honoring Virginia Tech. Vick indicated that he and the commissioner discussed the recent off-field incidents involving himself. In an interview with ESPN, Vick vowed...

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