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Falcons Waive FB Soma Vainuku, Sign LB Jack Lynn

The Atlanta Falcons announced that they've signed LB Jack Lynn to a contract and placed FB Soma Vainuku on waivers Monday. Vainuku, 25, originally signed a three-year, $1.62 million contract with the Texans as an...

NFC South Notes: Buccaneers, Falcons, Panthers

Buccaneers Buccaneers HC Dirk Koetter said that the decision to fire DC Mike Smith was the “second-most difficult” thing he’s had to do in his career, behind losing a player at Boise State....

Falcons Re-Sign RFA RT Ryan Schraeder

Vaughn McClure of ESPN reports that Falcons restricted free agent OT Ryan Schraeder has signed his restricted tender. The Falcons elected to use a second-round tender on Schraeder that will cost them $2.553 million for the 2016...

Roster Moves: 49ers, Bengals, Falcons, & Texans

49ers 49ers waived OT Fou Fonoti and WR Lance Lewis. Bengals Bengals waived WR Eric Ward. Falcons Falcons placed five players on waivers Friday including: RB Ronnie Wingo, OT Reid Fragel, CB Jordan Maybin, LB Jacques Smith, and S Brandan...

Falcons Sign 16 Undrafted Free Agents

The Atlanta Falcons announced Monday that they've signed 16 undrafted free agents to contracts.  The full list includes: Parker Baldwin/FS/San Diego State Shawn Bane/WR/Northwest Missouri Yurik...

NFL Notes: Tim Tebow, Bills, Chargers, Falcons, & Giants

Tim Tebow Eagles OLB Brandon Graham is confident that Tim Tebow will make the 53-man roster and "play a lot" this season. “Tim Tebow is going to shock a lot of people, because he is going...

NFL News & Rumors: Tuesday 10/22

NFLTR NFL Power Rankings Bears Bears released CB C.J. Wilson. Browns No decision has been made to start QB Brandon Weeden or Jason Campbell, yet. (Ed Werder) Browns signed WR Brian Tyms off the Dolphins practice squad. Browns waive WR Tori Gurley. Buccaneers WR...

Falcons Signing OT Jake Long

Update: Dan Graziano of ESPN has confirmed that veteran OT Jake Long will be in Atlanta on Tuesday, and is expected to sign a contract with the Falcons. Adam Schefter confirms that Long is, in fact, signing with the Falcons...

Falcons Sign DL Taniela Tupou To Practice Squad, Release RB Jhurell Pressley

The Atlanta Falcons announced Tuesday that they've signed DL Taniela Tupou to their practice squad and released RB Jhurell Pressley from the unit. The Falcons' practice squad now consists of: DB Marcelis Branch ...

NFL Notes: Buccaneers, Cowboys, Falcons, Redskins

Buccaneers The Tampa Bay Buccaneers officially ruled out RB Ronald Jones (hamstring), G Evan Smith (hip), and CB M.J. Stewart (foot) for Sunday's game against the Panthers and list...

Falcons Officially Place LT Sam Baker On Season-Ending IR

  Update: The Falcons announced that they have placed LT Sam Baker on season-ending injured reserve and signed veteran OT Pat McQuistan to take his place on their roster, per Jay Adams. Brian McIntyre points out that the Falcons...

Falcons Sign Two Players & Cut Three Others

The Atlanta Falcons announced Sunday that they've signed OT Matt Huffer and DB Jonathon Mincy to contract while placing DT Chris Brown, CB Jordan Ozerities, and WR Joshua Stangby on waivers. Brown, Ozerities and Stangby were among the Falcons' 19 undrafted free agents...

Browns Still Discussing Trades Involving OLBs Barkevious Mingo & Paul Kruger

Update: According to Jason La Canfora, the Browns still engaged in trade talks involving outside linebackers Paul Kruger and Barkevious Mingo as the deadline draws near. However, La Canfora admits that unless the Browns are willing to eat some...

Report: Falcons Signing LB Thomas Howard

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that the Falcons are signing former Bengals LB Thomas Howard. Howard, 30, had a limited role last season with the Bengals defense, but performed adequately in the years...