Falcons Tame Jaguars With 24-14 Win in Preseason Finale
Aug28

Falcons Tame Jaguars With 24-14 Win in Preseason Finale

The Atlanta Falcons prevailed over the Jacksonville Jaguars in their preseason finale by a score of 24-14.

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Atlanta Falcons Training Camp Preview 2014: Special Teams
Jul25

Atlanta Falcons Training Camp Preview 2014: Special Teams

The Atlanta Falcons special teams unit won’t appear much different than it has the past two seasons with the same group of specialists at kicker, punter and long snapper. But there is one big addition in the return game that could make a significant difference. Incumbent kicker Matt Bryant, punter Matt Bosher and long snapper Josh Harris return for the third consecutive season. Bryant has been a reliable, clutch kicker over his...

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Ranking the Falcons 2014: No. 9 Matt Bosher
Jul21

Ranking the Falcons 2014: No. 9 Matt Bosher

I’m counting down the top 40 players on the Atlanta Falcons, and let’s continue with 9th-ranked player: punter Matt Bosher. To read the methodology I devised to rank the Falcons players, click here. Total Score: 75/100 Last year’s rank: 17 Player Grade: 67/100 Teams he is starter: 23 out of 32 Teams he is best position player: 23 out of 32 Teams he is role player: 23 out of 32 Peak-Year Bonus: +5 Positional Bonus: +2...

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FalcFans Weekly – April 20, 2014

On this fine Easter Sunday, let’s recap some of the news and stories surrounding the Atlanta Falcons over the past week: The subject of fifth-year options for 2011 first-round picks became a popular subject this week. The Falcons have yet to exercise their option on wide receiver Julio Jones, and have until May 3 to do so. The fifth-year option will be equivalent to the top 10 salaries for his position group in 2015, which...

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Team Needs: Falcons Could Upgrade Special Teams in Return Game
Feb09

Team Needs: Falcons Could Upgrade Special Teams in Return Game

The Atlanta Falcons special teams was perhaps the only aspect of their team that consistently played at a high level in 2013. Thus there won’t be any imperative drive to try to make substantial changes this offseason. Matt Bryant, at age 38, showed he is still kicking strong. He is entering the final year of his contract and thus the only major concern for the Falcons is thinking about his eventual replacement in 2015 and...

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