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Falcons HC Rumors

Update: Ian Rapoport reports that the Falcons have "privately told people their plan" is to hire Seahawks DC Dan Quinn as their next head coach. The two parties will meet on Monday for a follow up interview, but...

NFL Notes: Draft, Falcons, Jets

Draft According to Tony Pauline of Draft Analyst, over a dozen teams attended USC's Pro Day, including Redskins GM Bruce Allen, to observe RB Ronald Jones II and WR Deontay Burnett. ...

Seven Teams Interested In Devin Hester, Waiting To Be Fully Healthy To Sign

Free agent WR/KR Devin Hester said NFL teams have already shown interest in him since he became available. However, he is waiting for a clean bill of health before signing with a new team. "Teams already...

NFC South Notes: Falcons, Panthers, Saints

Falcons Albert Breer expects teams to call the Falcons about a potential trade for WR Julio Jones, given that the free agent market is lacking at the position.  Panthers Panthers QB Cam Newton...

NFL Notes: Kirk Cousins, Takk McKinley, Bears, Browns

Kirk Cousins Josina Anderson reports that "at least four teams" have called the Redskins to inquire about QB Kirk Cousins. However, Redskins HC Jay Gruden said they didn't "receive one call" about a trade...

$2M Guaranteed & Incentives Could Be “As Good As It Gets” For Chris Johnson?

  Update: Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that free agent RB Chris Johnson will not be engaging in private tryouts for interested teams. According to Florio, the fact that Johnson has six years of game tape for teams to...

Rams Expected To Meet With RB Steven Jackson Regarding An Extension

Jim Thomas of the St Louis Post-Dispatch reports that league sources have informed him that the Rams are expected to meet with RB Steven Jackson's representation at the Scouting Combine. Jackson, 30, has a $7 million option for the...

NFL Notes: Falcons, Lions, Ravens, Redskins

Falcons Vaughn McClure of ESPN writes that the Falcons' cornerback depth could allow them to cut CB Jalen Collins following his recent 10-game suspension (NFLTR). McClure believes the best move for the Falcons is...

Falcons Hosting Veteran DE Adam Carriker For A Tryout

Jay Adams of AtlantaFalcons.com reports that the Falcons are hosting free agent DE Adam Carriker for a tryout during the team's minicamp this week. Carriker, 30, is a former first-round pick of the Rams back in 2007. However, he...

Falcons Sign Nine Players To Futures Deal

The Atlanta Falcons announced Monday that they've signed nine players to futures contract or the 2019 season. The full list includes: QB Kurt Benkert WR Christian Blake ...

Falcons Will Forfeit First Three Days Of 2017 OTAs For Excessive Contact Violation

Ian Rapoport reports that the NFL has informed the Atlanta Falcons that they will forfeit the first three days of OTAs in 2017 for violating NFL-NFLPA work rules for excessive contact. The violation stems from a...

NFL Notes: Brian Hoyer, Sua Cravens, Bears, & Cowboys

Brian Hoyer Bill Williamson is hearing that the market for free agent QB Brian Hoyer could pick up later on in the week. There was some speculation that the Patriots could have interest in Hoyer...

NFL Transactions: Tuesday 11/14

49ers 49ers signed OL Cameron Hunt to their practice squad. (NFLTR) Bears Bears signed WR Tanner Gentry and OL Travis Averill to their practice squad. (NFLTR) Bears released WR...