Team Notebook: Atlanta Falcons

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Falcons | Atlanta receives extra pick
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:39:37 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have received one compensatory pick in the seventh round of the 2018 NFL Draft.


Falcons | Atlanta works out Ben Gottschalk
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:40:00 -0800

Free-agent C Ben Gottschalk (Buccaneers) worked out for the Atlanta Falcons Thursday, Feb. 22, according to a source.


Falcons | Matt Bryant contract being discussed
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:18:46 -0800

Updating a previous report, Atlanta Falcons impending free-agent PK Matt Bryant and the Falcons have begun negotiations on a new contract. Bryant will turn 43 this offseason but believes he can play two or three more seasons.


Falcons | Matt Bryant has mutual ATL interest
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:31:50 -0800

Atlanta Falcons impending free-agent PK Matt Bryant said there is mutual interest in returning to the Falcons.


Falcons | Tevin Coleman a trade chip?
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 20:17:59 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Tevin Coleman would have trade value, according to a high-ranking AFC evaluator. "Great complement to a starter and he could fill the role as a starting running back," the evaluator said. "Great speed and athleticism."


Falcons | Atlanta coaching changes official
Wed, 14 Feb 2018 10:34:34 -0800

Former Oakland Raiders running backs coach Bernie Parmalee, former Arkansas linebackers coach Chad Walker and former Hawaii special teams coordinator Mayur Chaudhari were hired by the Atlanta Falcons Wednesday, Feb. 14. Parmalee will serve in the same role, Walker will serve as an offensive assistant and Chaudhari will serve as an assistant special teams coach.


Falcons | Bernie Parmalee set to coach Atlanta RBs
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 20:29:37 -0800

Former Oakland Raiders running backs coach Bernie Parmalee is expected to be hired to fill the same role with the Atlanta Falcons, according to Alex Marvez of the Sporting News.


Falcons | Matt Bryant wants to keep playing
Sat, 03 Feb 2018 19:04:35 -0800

Atlanta Falcons PK Matt Bryant said he wants to play two or three more years and would like to end his career in Atlanta.


Falcons | Devonta Freeman may be ready for workouts
Sat, 03 Feb 2018 13:17:19 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Devonta Freeman (knee) said he could be ready for the start of offseason workouts but wants to be completely healthy before he returns so he does not have to deal with the injury during the season.


Falcons | Matt Ryan to give a discount?
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 19:52:20 -0800

Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank expects QB Matt Ryan to take a hometown discount when the two sides work on a contract extension. "We expect him to work with us to ensure there's talent around him," Blank said.


Falcons | Takkarist McKinley surgery deemed minor
Thu, 01 Feb 2018 21:56:27 -0800

Updating a previous report, Atlanta Falcons DE Takkarist McKinley (shoulder) had the surgery on his left shoulder characterized as "minor" by the team and is expected to "be back strong."


Falcons | Takkarist McKinley has shoulder procedure
Thu, 01 Feb 2018 18:18:00 -0800

Updating a previous report, Atlanta Falcons DE Takkarist McKinley (shoulder) had surgery on his left shoulder Thursday, Feb. 1. There is no immediate timetable for his recovery.


Falcons | Takkarist McKinley undergoing surgery
Thu, 01 Feb 2018 13:21:23 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DE Takkarist McKinley (undisclosed) is undergoing surgery for an undisclosed injury Thursday, Feb. 1.


Falcons | Ricardo Allen could receive long-term deal
Thu, 01 Feb 2018 12:05:44 -0800

Atlanta Falcons restricted free-agent FS Ricardo Allen is a candidate to receive a long-term contract extension this offseason, according to general manager Thomas Dimitroff.


Falcons | Atlanta meets with B.J. Hill
Wed, 24 Jan 2018 16:52:31 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have meet with North Carolina State DT B.J. Hill at the 2018 Senior Bowl, according to a source.


Falcons | Justin Hardy's recovery a few weeks
Wed, 24 Jan 2018 13:10:04 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Justin Hardy (shoulder) is expected to need a few weeks to recover from surgery on his right shoulder, according to a source.


Falcons | Greg Knapp to join Atlanta staff
Sun, 21 Jan 2018 18:22:51 -0800

Former Denver Broncos quarterbacks coach Greg Knapp has been named the quarterbacks coach of the Atlanta Falcons.


Falcons | Tevin Coleman staying in Atlanta?
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 18:59:08 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Tevin Coleman could remain a part of the backfield beyond 2018, according to general manager Thomas Dimitroff.


Falcons | Atlanta to talk with Darrell Bevell
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:59:45 -0800

Former Seattle Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell will interview for the Atlanta Falcons quarterbacks coaching position.


Falcons | Vic Beasley to be used at DE
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:05:21 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DE Vic Beasley will be used only at defensive end next season and will not see any more playing time at linebacker, according to head coach Dan Quinn.


Falcons | No surgery for Devonta Freeman
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:03:59 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Devonta Freeman (knee) will not need surgery to repair his torn posterior cruciate ligament and sprained medial collateral ligament, according to head coach Dan Quinn.


Falcons | Matt Bryant extension coming?
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:17:29 -0800

Atlanta Falcons PK Matt Bryant will be in talks with the franchise this offseason about a contract extension, according to general manager Thomas Dimitroff.


Falcons | Ken Dorsey in running with Falcons
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:09:40 -0800

Former Carolina Panthers quarterbacks coach Ken Dorsey is meeting with Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn in regards to Atlanta's vacant quarterbacks coach position.


Falcons | Atlanta focused on Matt Ryan extension
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:52:56 -0800

Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan's potential contract extension will be the focus of the offseason, according to general manager Thomas Dimitroff.


Falcons | Steve Sarkisian staying put
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:43:58 -0800

Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian will be retained for the 2018 season, head coach Dan Quinn announced Thursday, Jan. 18.


Falcons | Kris Richard could end up in Atlanta
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:45:39 -0800

Former Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Kris Richard could end up on the Atlanta Falcons coaching staff if he fails to land a coordinator role elsewhere, according to ESPN's Vaughn McClure.


Falcons | Charlie Weis Jr. departs
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:07:09 -0800

Atlanta Falcons offensive assistant Charlie Weis Jr. was named offensive coordinator of Florida Atlantic University on Wednesday, Jan. 17.


Falcons | Steve Sarkisian will return
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 22:45:00 -0800

Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian is expected back for the 2018 season, according to Ian Rapoport. Head coach Dan Quinn will likely make it official during his press conference on Wednesday, Jan. 17.


Falcons | Greg Knapp of interest to Falcons
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:02:34 -0800

Former Denver Broncos quarterbacks coach Greg Knapp has been contacted by the Atlanta Falcons in regards to a potential position on their offensive coaching staff.


Falcons | Alex Mack will play despite injury
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:28:28 -0800

Atlanta Falcons C Alex Mack (calf) is expected to participate in the 2018 Pro Bowl despite dealing with a calf injury at the end of the season.


Falcons | Ankle to keep Julio Jones out of Pro Bowl
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:09:50 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones (ankle) will not participate in the 2018 Pro Bowl due to his nagging ankle injury. Green Bay Packers WR Davante Adams will take Jones' place in the Pro Bowl.


Falcons | Jedd Fisch meeting with Falcons
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:36:05 -0800

Former UCLA offensive coordinator Jedd Fisch is interviewing for the Atlanta Falcons' quarterbacks coach position Tuesday, Jan. 16.


Falcons | Atlanta signs nine to futures deals
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:57:00 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons signed S Marcelis Branch, OT Daniel Brunskill, CB Deante Burton, WR Reggie Davis, TE Alex Gray, QB Garrett Grayson, DT Joey Ivie, DE J.T. Jones and DT Taniela Tupou to Reserve/Future contracts Monday, Jan. 15. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.


Falcons | Surgery possible for Devonta Freeman?
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 19:25:16 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Devonta Freeman (knee) said he played the end of the season with a sprained medial collateral ligament and a sprained posterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, but he is hoping to avoid offseason surgery.


Falcons | Austin Hooper held to one catch
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:18:43 -0800

Atlanta Falcons TE Austin Hooper caught one pass for three yards in the Divisional Round playoff game against the Philadelphia Eagles Saturday, Jan. 13.


Falcons | Taylor Gabriel quiet in playoff game
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:12:39 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Taylor Gabriel caught two passes for four yards in the Divisional Round playoff game against the Philadelphia Eagles Saturday, Jan. 13.


Falcons | Mohamed Sanu catches three passes
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:09:23 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Mohamed Sanu caught three passes for 50 yards in the Divisional Round playoff game against the Philadelphia Eagles Saturday, Jan. 13.


Falcons | Julio Jones surpasses 100-yard mark
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:06:19 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones caught nine passes for 101 yards in the Divisional Round playoff game against the Philadelphia Eagles Saturday, Jan. 13.


Falcons | Tevin Coleman has solid outing
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:05:22 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Tevin Coleman rushed for 79 yards on 10 carries in the Divisional Round playoff game against the Philadelphia Eagles Saturday, Jan. 13. He also caught one pass for 14 yards during the game.


Falcons | Devonta Freeman more involved as receiver
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 16:56:03 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Devonta Freeman caught five passes for 26 yards and one touchdown in the Divisional Round playoff game against the Philadelphia Eagles Saturday, Jan. 13. He also rushed for seven yards on 10 carries during the game.


Falcons | Matt Ryan throws for 210 yards
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 15:59:51 -0800

Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan went 22-for-36 for 210 yards and one touchdown against the Philadelphia Eagles in the Divisional Round playoff game Saturday, Jan. 13.


Falcons | Divisional Round inactives for Atlanta
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 12:28:52 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared WR Marvin Hall, OL Sean Harlow, RB Terrence McGee, CB Leon McFadden, OL Austin Pasztor, TE Eric Saubert and LB Sean Weatherspoon inactive for Week 19.


Falcons | Atlanta's Thursday practice report
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:16:19 -0800

Atlanta Falcons TE Levine Toilolo (knee) participated fully in practice Thursday, Jan. 11, and is not on the injury report for the Divisional Round playoff game against the Philadelphia Eagles.


Falcons | Limited practice for Mohamed Sanu
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:14:48 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Mohamed Sanu (knee) was limited in practice Thursday, Jan. 11, but is not on the injury report for the Divisional Round playoff game against the Philadelphia Eagles.


Falcons | Julio Jones puts in limited practice
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:10:15 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones (ankle) was a limited practice participant Thursday, Jan. 11, but is not on the injury report for the Divisional Round playoff game against the Philadelphia Eagles.


Atlanta Falcons

Alford Robert CB
Allen Ricardo CB
Armstrong Keith AC
Beasley Vic LB
Blank Arthur TO
Bolinger Russ TO
Bosher Matt P
Branch Marcelis DB
Brown Gerald AC
Brunskill Daniel OT
Bryant Matt PK
Burton Deante WR
Campbell De'Vondre LB
Chaudhari Mayur AC
Clayborn Adrian DL
Coleman Derrick FB
Coleman Tevin RB
Collier Joel TO
Crawford Jack DL
Davis Reggie WR
Devaney Bill TO
Dimitroff Thomas GM
Douglas Jamil OG
Emery Phil TO
Fish Jeff AC
Flood Kyle AC
Freeman Devonta RB
Gabriel Taylor WR
Gannon Jon AC
Garland Ben OG
Gray Alex TE
Grayson Garrett QB
Hall Marvin WR
Hamdan Bush AC
Hardy Justin WR
Harlow Sean OG
Harman Wade AC
Harris Josh X. LS
Henderson Jerome AC
Hooper Austin TE
Hughan Bill AC
Ifedi Martin DL
Ishmael Kemal FS
Ivie Joey DT
Jarrett Grady DL
Johnson Billy AC
Jones Deion LB
Jones J'terius DE
Jones J.T. DE
Jones Julio WR
Kazee Damontae CB
Knight Trevor QB
Levitre Andy OG
Mack Alex C
Magee Terrence RB
Mallory Doug AC
Manuel Marquand DC
Matthews Jake OT
Mauger Quincy S
McFadden Leon CB
McKay Rich TO
McKinley Takkarist DE
Morgan Chris AC
Morris Raheem AC
Neal Keanu FS
Neasman Sharrod S
Nix Derrick AC
Parmalee Bernie AC
Pasztor Austin OT
Pioli Scott TO
Poe Dontari DL
Poole Brian CB
Quinn Dan HC
Reed Brooks LB
Reynolds LaRoy LB
Riley Duke LB
Roberts Andre WR
Rowen Keith AC
Rubin Ahtyba DL
Ryan Matt QB
Sambrailo Ty OG
Sanu Mohamed WR
Sarkisian Steve OC
Saubert Eric TE
Scarnecchia Steve AC
Scelfo Chris AC
Schaub Matt QB
Schraeder Ryan OT
Schweitzer Wes OG
Shelby Derrick DL
Summers Mike AC
Sutulovich Eric AC
Thomas Glenn AC
Toilolo Levine TE
Tripp Jordan LB
Trufant Desmond CB
Tupou Taniela DT
Ulbrich Jeff AC
Upshaw Courtney LB
Vital Lionel TO
Walker Chad AC
Ward Terron RB
Weatherspoon Sean LB
Webster Ruston TO
Williams Nick WR
Wolthausen Kevin AC
Wreh-Wilson Blidi CB
Young Bryant AC