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NFL Notes: Teddy Bridgewater, Tryouts, Bears, Ravens

Teddy Bridgewater Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk mentions that the Vikings and QB Teddy Bridgewater could be headed toward a showdown, depending on what the team elects to do with him during the 2017...

Falcons Worked Out 5 LBs Including Emmanuel Acho & Khaseem Greene

Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports that the Falcons brought in four linebackers for workouts this week including Emmanuel Acho, Khaseem Greene, Philip Wheeler, Carlos Fields, and Ronald Powell. Acho, 24, is a former sixth-round pick...

Falcons Sign CB Justin Bethel

Josh Weinfuss is hearing that the Falcons are likely to sign former Cardinals CB Justin Bethel to a contract. The Falcons have already confirmed the news. Bethel visited with the Falcons on Monday. Bethel, 27, is a former...

Falcons Promoting Marquand Manuel To Defensive Coordinator

Vaughn McClure of ESPN reports that the Falcons are promoting secondary coach/senior defensive assistant Marquand Manuel to defensive coordinator, replacing Richard Smith, who was fired this week. According to McClure, it's possible that Smith could...

NFC Notes: Buccaneers, Cowboys, Falcons, Packers, & Seahawks

Buccaneers Greg Auman reports that the Buccaneers have signed OT Reid Fragel to their practice squad. Auman adds that Tampa Bay has  released OT Terren Jones from practice squad to make room for Fragel. Cowboys According to Desmond Purnell of the...

Falcons Place S William Moore On Short-Term I.R.

The Atlanta Falcons announced that they have placed S William Moore on injured reserve with designation to return on Tuesday. The Falcons will place S William Moore (shoulder) on IR designated to return. — Atlanta_Falcons (@Atlanta_Falcons)...

Vikings & Falcons Among Interested Teams In Bengals S Reggie Nelson

Update: Vaughn McClure reports that the Falcons are also among the teams who have shown interest in Bengals free agent S Reggie Nelson. --------- Chris Tomasson of the Pioneer Press reports that the Vikings have reached out to the...

NFL Notes: 49ers, Browns, Cardinals, Falcons, & Steelers

49ers Alex Marvez reports Falcons DBs coach Tim Kewis is leaving to become the 49ers new defensive backs coach and replace Ed Donatell. Marvez also reports that Clancy Pendegrast will be the 49ers inside linebackers coach. Browns Alex Marvez reports...

NFL Notes: Falcons, Jets, Raiders, Redskins

Falcons Falcons RB Devonta Freeman said that he's isn't frustrated with the Falcons and the talk that he deserves to be paid like an elite back. “I’m not frustrated. She didn’t say that,” said Freeman, via John...

NFL Transactions: Thursday 8/4

49ers 49ers signed ILB NaVorro Bowman to a four-year, $44 million extension. (NFLTR) 49ers claimed DB Cleveland Wallace off of waivers from the Texans. (NFLTR) 49ers waived LB Lenny Jones. Bears Bears signed FB Darrel Young. (NFLTR) Bears waived...

Falcons Waive RB Gus Johnson From Practice Squad

The Atlanta Falcons are waiving RB Gus Johnson from their practice squad on Tuesday, according to Aaron Wilson. This is a clear indication that the Falcons are signing someone to their 10-man unit. Here's how the Falcons'...

Falcons Plan To Turn Their Attention To A Long-Term Contract For WR Julio Jones

Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff mentioned that they plan to shift their focus to signing WR Julio Jones to a long-term contract extension. "There is no question that our focus in the future will be on Julio...

NFL Notes: Hot Seat, Cowboys, Patriots, & Ravens

Hot Seat Bob McManaman of AzCentral.com has a great article up that takes a look at 11 NFL coaches to watch once Black Monday is here on Dec. 29. According to McManaman the guys to watch are: 49ers...