Falcons Cut 11; Place 4 on Reserve Lists
Aug24

Falcons Cut 11; Place 4 on Reserve Lists

The Atlanta Falcons announced several roster moves today, including the release of 11 players and placing of four on various reserve lists to get down to the league-mandated 75-man roster limit before Tuesday’s deadline.  The ten players released were defensive end Theo Agnew, linebackers Brenden Daley and Darin Drakeford, cornerback Devonta Glover-Wright, safety Tyrell Johnson, wide receivers Julian Jones and Tramaine Thompson,...

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Roster Talk: Most Vulnerable Falcons As Cuts Near
Aug21

Roster Talk: Most Vulnerable Falcons As Cuts Near

The Atlanta Falcons will have to cut over a dozen players by Tuesday’s league-mandated deadline to get their roster down to 75 players. As the team heads into their third preseason action against the Tennessee Titans on Saturday, there are several players that are vulnerable to find their NFL hopes and dreams come crashing down. Let’s examine several of them. Last year, I made a list of 20 Falcon players that were most...

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Falcons 2014 Training Camp: Day 10 Report
Aug05

Falcons 2014 Training Camp: Day 10 Report

Let’s take a look at the various tweets, articles, reports, news and rumors that surfaced from the tenth day of Atlanta Falcons training camp yesterday: The Falcons gave their official update on the statuses of offensive tackle Terren Jones and defensive lineman Ra’Shede Hageman this morning. Head coach Mike Smith indicated that Jones was released from the hospital late Sunday and is currently in the league’s...

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FalcFans Podcast – Ep. 72 “Nailing the Training Camp Report”
Aug04

FalcFans Podcast – Ep. 72 “Nailing the Training Camp Report”

Jeanna Thomas of The Falcoholic joins the show to discuss the first week of Falcons training camp.

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Falcons Add Veteran Safety Tyrell Johnson
Aug03

Falcons Add Veteran Safety Tyrell Johnson

The Atlanta Falcons addressed their questionable safety depth today by signing free agent safety Tyrell Johnson, formerly of the Detroit Lions. To make room for Johnson, the team cut fullback Roosevelt Nix, an undrafted free agent that was attempting to convert from defensive tackle. Johnson last played in the NFL with the Lions in 2012, but was with the team last summer in training camp before being cut. Johnson was arrested last...

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