FalcFans Podcast – Ep. 36 “Beggars Can’t Be Choosers”

Allen and I are joined by Steve Cohen once again to recap and discuss our observations from the Falcons-Titans games. We discuss some of the problems that plagued the Falcons, notably their pass protection … Discussion of the overall strength of the Falcons roster … Do they need to add help at WR, S, and OL … How is Robert Alford performing … Garrett Reynolds, Lamar Holmes, and who are the weak links up front...

Read More

FalcFans Podcast – Ep. 35 “Ravens Recap/Titans Preview”

Allen and I are joined by Dave Choate of the Falcoholic to discuss the Falcons preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens. We talk of the players that impressed us the most in the game: Peter Konz and the solid offensive line play, Steven Jackson’s improvement, Paul Worrilow’s emergence, and the battle between Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford… Stephen Nicholas, and how safe his roster spot is… Whether Lamar Holmes...

Read More

Nicholas out for remainder of preseason

Falcons linebacker Stephen Nicholas left Saturday’s practice with an undisclosed injury, and yesterday the team gave an update by indicating that Nicholas will miss the remainder of the preseason with an unspecified leg injury. Per Daniel Cox’s report, Falcons head coach Mike Smith expects Nicholas to return for the start of the regular season. Nicholas is the team’s starting strongside linebacker, although in both...

Read More
Takeaways from Last Week – August 19
Aug19

Takeaways from Last Week – August 19

Roddy White is injured, and I’m not worried. At least I should say I’m not worried right now. If White is out of the lineup in Week 1, then I’ll be worried. But I’m pretty calm at this point in time, even knowing that White will miss the rest of the preseason with an ankle injury that he suffered on Thursday night against the Baltimore Ravens. The Falcons now have three weeks for White to get some rest and...

Read More
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...

Read More