August 2009

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Falcons cut three for roster cutdown

The Falcons preempted the league’s mandate to get their summer rosters down to 75 players by releasing three players today. The deadline for the roster…


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Redman leads comeback at home

The Falcons won their home opener in the preseason with only a few ticks on the clock. The defense struggled early, but Chris Redman was…


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Who will make the final roster?

The National Football Post’s Mike Lombardi has a nice article about what goes into constructing a 53-man roster, with emphasis on the last dozen or…


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Moore returns to practice

The AJC reports that second round pick safety William Moore returned to practice earlier today. According to head coach Mike Smith, it was limited. Moore…


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Mid-Preseason Stock Exchange

Re-assessing which players have raised and lowered their stock after two preseason games. STOCK UP Thomas Johnson – He started the first preseason game and…


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Falcons beat Rams with strong start

The Falcons grabbed their first win of the preseason with a 20-13 victory over the St. Louis Rams. The Falcons started off strong with two…


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Hanson kicks Lions to victory

The Falcons got up to an early lead, winning 16-3 in the second half before the Lions were able to come back. The game came…


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Early Camp Stock Exchange

It’s been a little more than a week of camp, and here’s a brief recap of the players that have raised (or lowered) their stock…


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Lofton returns to practice

J. Michael Moore of AtlantaFalcons.com reports that middle linebacker Curtis Lofton returned to practice today. Lofton has been held out of practice since the first…


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Erik Coleman moves to strong safety

D. Orlando Ledbetter of the AJC reports that the team has had Erik Coleman and Thomas DeCoud switch safety positions. Coleman was the starting free…