Falcons’ Devonta Freeman now the league’s highest paid RB

Falcons’ Devonta Freeman now the league’s highest paid RB

Per NFL Network’s Michael Silver, the five-year, $41.25 million extension packed with $22 million in guarantees for Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman sets him up as the highest paid at the position going into the 2017 season. “We are very pleased that we were able to get this extension done,” Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff said of […]

Devonta Freeman contract before Thursday?

Devonta Freeman contract before Thursday?

While a deal is works for Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman, talk of it being struck just before the start of training camp looks to gaining some steam. “That’s just a few days away,” Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said Monday, via The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “I’ve always said that I think that it’s going to […]

Falcons RB Devonta Freeman out to disrespect opponents in 2017

Falcons RB Devonta Freeman out to disrespect opponents in 2017

‘No more Mr. Nice Guy’ is sort of what Atlanta Falcons running back is saying about his plans for 2017 – hard, brutal running with a chip on his shoulder. “Little things like breaking arm tackles,” Freeman told reporters Tuesday, per NFL.com’s Conor Orr. “Running through — I feel like I could get better helping our […]

Undrafted free agent signings udpate: Atlanta Falcons

Undrafted free agent signings udpate: Atlanta Falcons

Atlanta Falcons, per ESPN’s Vaughn McClure Travis Averill, C, Boise State; Marcelis Branch, S, Robert Morris; Daniel Brunskill, OL, San Diego State; Deante Burton, WR, Kansas State; Reginald Davis III, WR, Texas Tech; Darius English, LB, South Carolina; Wil Freeman, OT, Southern Mississippi; Jarnor Jones, CB, Iowa State; J’terius Jones, DE, Miami (Ohio); Cam Keizur, […]

Weekend news roundup: Atlanta Falcons

Weekend news roundup: Atlanta Falcons

Falcons’ pass-rush project headed to Phase 2 To improve the pass rush, the Falcons added defensive tackle Dontari Poe in free … I tried to inter-cut that into the Atlanta clips to show how he would play in our … Falcons Full Mock Draft – 3.0 The excruciating wait will be worth it once it brings […]

Thursday web roundup: Atlanta Falcons

Thursday web roundup: Atlanta Falcons

Dan Quinn: ‘Shift’ in team pushed Falcons to Super Bowl Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn walks into a press conference Wednesday in Flowery Branch. Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn appeared on “Inside the … Falcons owner says government should tackle wealth gap Billionaire and Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank thinks the government needs to do […]