Five Falcons to Watch Tonight vs. Jaguars
Aug29

Five Falcons to Watch Tonight vs. Jaguars

We head into the final preseason game tonight against the Jacksonville Jaguars with several players under the spotlight to showcase improvement and/or skill for their last bid to make the Falcons roster. QB Dominique Davis While it’s possible that the Falcons will use the finale vs. Jacksonville as an opportunity to give third string quarterback Sean Renfree some more reps, Davis however needs as many reps as possible. Davis has...

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Roster Talk: Locks and Bubble Players

Back at the start of training camp, I made my projections on who would make the Falcons final roster. And frankly, I feel very good about most of them. I feel like I might be in the single digits with the number of ones where I was off on, which should work out to be only about a sixth of the roster. I’ll take that. But on the eve of the Falcons final preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, I want to discuss which...

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Preseason Week 2 Stock Report
Aug18

Preseason Week 2 Stock Report

This is the third installment in the weekly stock reports, assessing which Falcon players have improved or diminished their stock for making the Falcons roster and/or potentially contributing in 2013. Last week I indicated that four players’ stock was down: QB Dominique Davis, TE Levine Toilolo, OT Ryan Schraeder, and CB Dominique Franks. Without going into great detail, all four players improved their performances against the...

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Reactions to Falcons-Ravens
Aug16

Reactions to Falcons-Ravens

Just like last week, I’ll post my reactions to the Falcons’ performances in their second preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens. For the most part, I thought the Falcons had a good performance. Here I’ll try to recount the performances of as many players on the roster as possible and some basic conclusions about how it could effect the roster and potentially the season. Quarterback What I Saw: Ryan saw some...

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Preseason Week 1 Stock Report
Aug11

Preseason Week 1 Stock Report

A week ago, I discussed some of the players that bolstered their stock up or down during the first part of training camp. Now it’s time to look at which players did the same in the first preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Some of these thoughts were previously expressed in my offensive and defensive reactions article from a few days ago. But these are the players that I think really helped or hurt their stock when it...

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