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Falcons Won’t Tender CB Brian Poole, Making Him An UFA

Pro Football Talk reports that the Falcons have informed CB Brian Poole that they will not tender him a contract this offseason and allow him to become an unrestricted free agent at the start...

Falcons Place S William Moore On Season-Ending I.R.

The Atlanta Falcons placed S William Moore on season-ending injured reserve with an ankle injury Tuesday, according to Jay Adams. Moore, 30, is in the third year of his  five-year, $29.512 million contract that includes $14 million...

Falcons Also Signing S Chris Cooper To Two-Year Deal

Vaughn McClure of ESPN reports that the Falcons also signing safety Chris Cooper to a two-year deal on Friday.  This comes shortly after the news that the Falcons have signed S Afolabi Laguda to...

NFL News & Rumors: Sunday 4/7

Bengals Aaron Maybin is considered a strong candidate to start at strong-side linebacker this season. (ESPN.com) Several personnel men believe RT Andre Smith is "highly overrated." (National Football Post) Browns The Browns are believed to be committed to Brandon Weeden...

Falcons Not Placing OLB Brooks Reed On Short-Term I.R.

Update: The Atlanta Falcons announced Monday that they are not placing OLB Brooks Reed on injured reserve with the designation to return, despite a previous report. https://twitter.com/AtlantaFalcons/status/640883665887563776 --------- The Atlanta Falcons have placed OLB Brooks Reed on injured reserve...

“Strong Possibility” Falcons Consider Signing CB Champ Bailey

  According to Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com, there is a "strong possibility" that the Falcons will consider signing veteran CB Champ Bailey this offseason. McClure adds that Bailey would likely have to be willing to play nickelback for the...

NFL Notes: Paxton Lynch, Draft, Eagles, & Jaguars

Paxton Lynch Rand Getlin reports that there are 26 NFL teams on hand for Memphis QB Paxton Lynch's Pro Day. According to Getlin, Chargers offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt is among those in attendance. Bills OC Greg Roman is also in...

NFL Notes: Dan Quinn, Teryl Austin, Cowboys, Lions, Steelers

Dan Quinn Seattle DC Dan Quinn will interview with the Bills and Falcons today. (Jason La Canfora) Teryl Austin Lions DC Teryl Austin has found interest from the Bills, 49ers and Falcons. (Ian Rapoort) Cowboys Ian Rapoport reports that...

Falcons Sign K Mike Meyer & DE Jonathan Woodard To Practice Squad

The Atlanta Falcons announced Wednesday that they've signed K Mike Meyer and DE Jonathan Woodard to their practice squad. The Falcons also placed TE Josh Perkins on the practice squad injured list. The Falcons'...

NFL Notes: Dion Jordan, Draft, 49ers, & Falcons

Dion Jordan Armando Salugero writes that Dolphins DE Dion Jordan is eligible to apply for reinstatement now that he's served his suspension after violating the NFL's drug policy. Jordan was eligible to begin the process of being reinstated back in...

Texans Could Be Forced To Lower Their Asking Price For No. 1 Pick

  Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports believes the Houston Texans will ultimately be forced to drop their asking price for the No. 1 overall pick. Reports from earlier in the day mentioned that the Texans...

Three Teams Interested In Trading For Falcons WR Roddy White

Update: A high-ranking Falcons' official tells D. Orlando Ledbetter that WR Roddy White is not on the trading block, despite reports that three teams have interest in him. “No!,” said Orlando's source when asked if White was on the...

Latest Regarding Falcons & Julio Jones

Mike Freeman of B/R reports that Falcons WR Julio Jones' decision to skip mandatory minicamp last week is due to the fact that he wants more money. League sources have told Freeman that the relationship...

Falcons Designate LB Deion Jones To Return From IR

The Atlanta Falcons officially designated LB Deion Jones to return from injured reserve on Wednesday. This officially opens a three-week window of time for the Falcons to add him to their active roster or he would...