Falcons Have Open Competition For Nickel Cornerback
Jul27

Falcons Have Open Competition For Nickel Cornerback

Following yesterday’s second practice of training camp, Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith elaborated on the team’s competition for the nickel cornerback spot. Through the first two days of practices, free-agent signee Josh Wilson has worked primarily with the first team at the position. However, Smith indicated that Wilson, incumbent Robert McClain and newcomer Javier Arenas will get equal work at the position....

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Falcons 2014 Training Camp: Day 2 Report
Jul26

Falcons 2014 Training Camp: Day 2 Report

Let’s take a look at the various tweets, articles, reports, news and rumors that surfaced from the second day of Atlanta Falcons training camp: As usual, let’s kick things off with Jay Adam’s five takeaways from Day 2. Adams discusses linebacker Kroy Biermann’s return from injury, the team’s padded practice schedule, wide receiver Bernard Reedy’s potential emergence, the battle for the nickel...

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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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An Early Look at Key Training Camp Battles on Atlanta Falcons Defense
May31

An Early Look at Key Training Camp Battles on Atlanta Falcons Defense

After taking a look at the key roster battles that will take place this summer on the Atlanta Falcons offense, it’s time we take a look at the defensive side of the ball. Like the offense, the Falcons defensive starting lineup is relatively settled with much of the competition coming at depth positions. Unlike the offense, the possibility that the Falcons look to bolster many positions with veteran additions at the end of camp...

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An Early Look at Key Training Camp Battles on Atlanta Falcons Offense
May31

An Early Look at Key Training Camp Battles on Atlanta Falcons Offense

June is a month filled with organized team activities, as we steadily inch closer to NFL training camps that open up at the end of July. Let’s take a look at some of the burgeoning roster battles on offense that will become the key storylines come July and August during the Atlanta Falcons training camp. Quarterback The main issue for this position is the backup spot behind starter Matt Ryan. Dominique Davis is the front-runner...

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