ATLANTA FALCONS

Sep 27, 2015; Arlington, TX, USA; Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman (24) celebrates his fourth quarter touchdown with receiver Julio Jones (11) against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

Lethal Weapons: The Falcons Are Loaded Where It’s Important

The dynamic duo of Julio Jones and Devonta Freeman will keep the Falcons soaring!

Who’s On The Falcons’ “Mount Rushmore?”

If you want to make it, you better be a quarterback or have some swagger.
Sep 11, 2016; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant (21) intercepts a pass against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the first half at the Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

Trufant Island?

Falcons' star cornerback Desmond Trufant is poised to make waves with a little help from a fast front seven.
Jan 14, 2017; Atlanta, GA, USA; An Atlanta Falcons fan pose for a photo in the "Rise Up" letters prior to the NFC Divisional playoff against the Seattle Seahawks at Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports

Bird of a Different Feather: A Falcons Fan Born and Raised in Chicago

To those who've taken the time to view my twitter handle (@mmledz), confusion sometimes follows. How can I be based in Chicago, but die-hard...
May 5, 2017; Charlotte, NC, USA; Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey (22) runs the ball during the practice at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports

For Continued Success, Falcons Need To Be A Trendsetter

The NFL is a copycat league. And you don't want to be the one who copies.
Jan 9, 2017; Tampa, FL, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian shakes hands with quarterback Jalen Hurts (2) prior to the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game against the Clemson Tigers at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

How will 2017 Falcons’ offense stack up against 2016 Version

Expect Steve Sarkisian to keep the Falcons' offense intact with a bit more shotgun thrown in.
Apr 27, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Takkarist McKinley (UCLA) holds a photo of his grandmother as he is selected as the number 26 overall pick to the Atlanta Falcons in the first round the 2017 NFL Draft at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Welcome To The Brotherhood: Meet the Newest Dirty Birds

Welcome to the Brotherhood! The 2017 Atlanta Falcons draft class has arrived.
Dec 31, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA; LSU Tigers linebacker Duke Riley (4) reacts with defensive back Dwayne Thomas (13) against the Louisville Cardinals during the second half at Camping World Stadium. LSU Tigers defeated the Louisville Cardinals 29-9. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

How Did The Falcons Do In The Draft?

I'm sure you're wondering how the draft went for the Falcons overall? Pretty well, actually.
Apr 27, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Takkarist McKinley (UCLA) holds a photo of his grandmother as he is selected as the number 26 overall pick to the Atlanta Falcons in the first round the 2017 NFL Draft at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Who is Takk McKinley?

Last night, the Falcons traded up five picks to the twenty-seventh to draft UCLA edge rusher Takkarist McKinley.
Apr 28, 2016; Chicago, IL, USA; A general view of football fans in the stands during the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft at Auditorium Theatre. Mandatory Credit: Chuck Anderson-USA TODAY Sports

What Are The Draft Intentions of the Falcons Rivals?

With draft night only a day away what will the Atlanta Falcons rivals most likely do in the draft?
Nov 26, 2016; Columbus, OH, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback J.T. Barrett (16) sprints upfield as Michigan Wolverines linebacker Jabrill Peppers (5) pursues during the third quarter at Ohio Stadium. Ohio State won the game 30-27 in double overtime. Mandatory Credit: Greg Bartram-USA TODAY Sports

Three Players the Falcons Should Avoid with the Thirty-First Pick

The Falcons should take the best available player, and avoid pigeonholing players into positions of need.
Jan 22, 2017; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Falcons fans hold up brotherhood signs prior to the game between the Atlanta Falcons and the Green Bay Packers in the 2017 NFC Championship Game at the Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports

The Falcons’ Recent Success Involves Thinking Outside The Box

Head coach Dan Quinn has instilled a strong bond amongst the Falcons' players & coaches since his arrival...
September 18, 2016; Oakland, CA, USA; Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn (left) and general manager Thomas Dimitroff (right) watch warm ups before the game against the Oakland Raiders at Oakland Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

What Traits Will The Falcons Look For During The Draft?

The Atlanta Falcons have focused on speed and size in the past two drafts and 2017 shouldn't be any different.
Tampa Bay Bucs

A Few Notes on the Bucs 2017 Schedule

A few observations in relation to the Buccaneers 2017 schedule