Falcons check out Wolfe; schedule workout
Mar26

Falcons check out Wolfe; schedule workout

Mark Anderson of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that among all the teams on hand at UNLV’s pro day on Thursday, the Falcons have shown the most interest in wide receiver Ryan Wolfe. Wolfe was among several prospects that the Falcons were reportedly interested in during last month’s Scouting Combine. During the workout, Wolfe tweaked his hamstring, preventing him from running the 40-yard dash. But he did manage 15...

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Falcons look at Wolfpack prospects

The Falcons were on hand among several NFL teams at N.C. State’s pro day on Wednesday according to Scout.com. They could have been there to check out center Ted Larsen who the team will work out in a private workout next week on March 29. They may have also checked out running back Toney Baker, who measured in at 5’9″ 234, and ran a pair of 40 times of 4.51 and 4.53 seconds. He also had a 37-inch vertical jump and 27...

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Falcons eye Huskies at pro day

Draft Insider.net reports that the Falcons were among several teams that were on hand at the University of Connecticut’s pro day earlier today. Among the highlights of the workouts were cornerback Robert McClain. He ran a 4.42 40, did 23 bench reps, jumped 38.5 inches on his vertical, and 9 feet and 10 inches on his broad jump. Impressive for a 5’9″ cornerback. Also wide receiver Marcus Easley ran well with a 4.46 40...

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Falcons interested in FSU’s Goodman

In an interview with Florida State receiver Richard Goodman, he mentioned to Draft Season.com the Falcons as one of a few teams that have shown interest in him through the draft process. Goodman started 5 games this past year and finished with 27 catches for 355 yards and 1 touchdown. He missed all of the 2008 season with a broken leg that he suffered midway through the 2007 season.  Goodman was charged with battery last spring, but...

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Falcons meet with Odrick
Mar24

Falcons meet with Odrick

Gil Brandt of NFL.com reports that the Falcons have met with Penn State defensive Jared Odrick. Odrick is considered one of the top defensive tackles in this year’s draft class. He tallied 7 sacks this past season and earned Big Ten defensive player of the year honors. He followed up a strong senior season with solid performances in the Senior Bowl, Combine, and at his recent pro...

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Palmer will work out with other locals on April 12

Joe Fortenbraugh of National Football Post reports that Clemson tight end Michael Palmer will be among several local players that work out at Falcons facilities on April 12. The Falcons typically hold their own pro day for some of the less prominent local prospects for the upcoming draft, and will do so on the 12th. Palmer hails from Stone Mountain, just outside Atlanta. Palmer finished second on the team this past season with 43...

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Falcons watch CMU prospects at pro day

According to Scout.com’s Chris Steuber, the Falcons were among one of 22 teams in attendance at Central Michigan’s pro day on Wednesday. Chief among the Chippewa draft propects was quarterback Dan LeFevour, although it’s doubtful the Falcons have serious interest in another passer with Matt Ryan. According to Draft Insider.net, LeFevour struggled throwing the ball in passing drills, particularly in regards to...

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Iupati has workout lined up with Falcons

Chris Steuber of Scout.com reports that the Falcons will be checking out Idaho guard Mike Iupati in an upcoming workout between now and the draft. A specified scheduled date is unknown at the time. But Iupati is widely considered to be the top interior linemen in the entire draft. According to Steuber, at least 14 teams have either already conducted a workout with Iupati or will do so before the draft. Iupati is a massive blocker...

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Tarleton State receiver on Falcons radar

Tarleton State wide receiver Devin Guinn told Greg Jaklewicz of the Abilene Reporter News in a report about the pro day of Abilene Christian that he has had contact with the Atlanta Falcons. Guinn participated at Abilene Christian’s pro day. It’s not confirmed whether the Falcons had representatives on hand to view Guinn and other players’ workouts. Guinn holds records in receiving yards and receiving touchdowns at...

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Falcons get two compensatory picks

It was announced today that the Falcons will receive a third and fifth round pick as compensatory picks. The third round pick comes to compensate the loss of cornerback Domonique Foxworth to the Baltimore Ravens last season. The fifth round pick comes in compensation for the loss of linebacker Michael Boley, who signed with the New York Giants. The Falcons now have eight picks. Compensatory picks cannot be traded. 1st Round, 19th...

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