Falcons 2014 Training Camp: Day 1 Report


Julio Jones going through drills. From AtlantaFalcons.com

Let’s take a look at the various tweets, articles, reports, news and rumors that surfaced from the first day of Atlanta Falcons training camp:

  • Falcons rookie offensive tackle Jake Matthews and linebacker Kroy Biermann were involved in some extracurricular activities early in camp:

  • Head coach Mike Smith failed to elaborate on the team’s prompt decision to waive Darius Johnson before the first practice this morning. Adds a bit of fuel to the fire that something happened behind the scenes over the past 24 hours that he’s not telling us.

  • The AJC provides video of Smith speaking to the media after practice.
  • Ex-Kansas City Chiefs teammates now turned Falcons teammates in defensive end Tyson Jackson and guard Jon Asamoah¬†discussed their goals in Atlanta with AtlantaFalcons.com’s Reid Ferrin, including toughening up both sides of the line of scrimmage.

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