FalcFans Podcast – Ep. 69 “Legion of Zoom”
Jun27

FalcFans Podcast – Ep. 69 “Legion of Zoom”

Allen and Aaron are joined by guest star Rashad James to discuss Sean Weatherspoon’s injury, T.J. Yates, Tim Dobbins and Hard Knocks.

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Atlanta Falcons Takeaways from Last Week – June 23, 2014
Jun23

Atlanta Falcons Takeaways from Last Week – June 23, 2014

The Atlanta Falcons made the somewhat bold move to trade for Houston Texans quarterback T.J. Yates earlier this week. It’s a bold move in the sense that the Falcons saw a weakness on their team and went about addressing it. That weakness was their backup quarterback situation where Dominique Davis, Sean Renfree and Jeff Mathews sat behind starter Matt Ryan. Between the three of them, they only have one game and seven pass...

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Why the Atlanta Falcons Trade For T.J. Yates Is a Good Move
Jun19

Why the Atlanta Falcons Trade For T.J. Yates Is a Good Move

The Atlanta Falcons pulled off a trade late last night, acquiring former Houston Texans quarterback T.J. Yates in exchange for linebacker Akeem Dent. It was a smart move by the Falcons front office for several reasons: The trade addressed a key area of need: backup quarterback. It cost very little. Showed that the team was willing to move on from a move that clearly wasn’t working. Let’s address each of those things in...

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Falcons Swap Dent for Yates; Sign LB Tim Dobbins
Jun19

Falcons Swap Dent for Yates; Sign LB Tim Dobbins

The Atlanta Falcons acquired quarterback T.J. Yates via trade with the Houston Texans in exchange for linebacker Akeem Dent. The team also signed free agent linebacker Tim Dobbins.

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Weatherspoon Ruptures Achilles, Out for 2014 Season
Jun10

Weatherspoon Ruptures Achilles, Out for 2014 Season

Today the Atlanta Falcons announced that linebacker Sean Weatherspoon ruptured his Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the entire 2014 season. Weatherspoon suffered the injury while running with the team’s training staff earlier today. Weatherspoon was in the process of rehabbing a knee injury that ended his 2013 season, having opted against offseason knee surgery to repair the injury. Weatherspoon also missed time in 2013...

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