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Falcons Sign P Michael Palardy To Practice Squad, Waive LB Davis Tull

The Atlanta Falcons announced that they have signed P Michael Palardy to their practice squad and waived LB Davis Tull to make room for him. The Falcons' practice squad currently consists of the following players: ...

NFC Notes: Buccaneers, Cowboys, Falcons, Redskins

Buccaneers N.C. State DE Bradley Chubb visited with the Buccaneers this week. (Ian Rapoport) Florida State S Derwin James is visiting with the Buccaneers on Wednesday. (Josh Norris) ...

Mohamed Sanu Visiting Falcons Tonight, Then Meeting With Patriots

Update: Josina Anderson spoke to free agent WR Mohamed Sanu, who said that he plans to meet with the Falcons tonight and then travel to visit with the Patriots. ----------- Vaughn McClure of ESPN reports that...

Falcons Could Target TEs Niles Paul, Jordan Cameron, & Owen Daniels In FA

According to Vaughn McClure of ESPN, "it's a safe bet" that the Falcons will express interest in Redskins TE Niles Paul in free agency. McClure points out that Paul has previously played in new Falcons OC Kyle Shanahan's...

Falcons Hosting DL Sean Lissemore For Visit

Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports that the Falcons are hosting free agent DL Sean Lissemore for a visit on Wednesday. This is the first reported interest in Lissemore since the free agent market officially opened...

NFL Notes: Cowboys, Falcons, Jets, Patriots, Steelers

  Cowboys HC Jason Garrett mentioned that LT Tyron Smith (ankle) will practice Thursday after his MRI came back positive. (David Helman) Jets ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that CB Darrelle Revis and Jets HC Rex Ryan were both interested in potential...

Falcons Fire HC Mike Smith

Update: The Atlanta Falcons announced Monday that HC Mike Smith has been fired. “Smitty’s contributions to our club, team and city over the last seven years are numerous,” owner Arthur Blank said. Smith took over as the team's head...

NFL News & Notes: Sept 11th

Here are some of Saturday's new bites: The New Orleans Saints have unanimously voted to decertify the NFLPA. via ESPN Oakland Raiders running-back Michael Bush is likely out for the Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans....

John Abraham Not Considering Retirement Despite Recent Tweets

Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reports that free agent DE John Abraham is not considering retirement, despite posting some cryptic tweets on Saturday. Abraham posted "Retiring 13" and "Done" to his Twitter account, but both have since...

NFL News & Rumors: Saturday 9/21

49ers TEs Vernon Davis and Vance McDonald will be game time decisions on Sunday. (CSN Bay Area) FS Eric Reid is listed as questionable for Week 3. (CSN Bay Area) Bengals The team signed CB Chris Lewis-Harris off the...

Falcons Hosting G Shelley Smith For A Visit This Weekend

Vaughn McClure reports that the Falcons will be hosting free agent G Shelley Smith for a visit on Saturday. McClure had previously reported that the Falcons had expressed interest Smith. Smith has already visited with the Broncos and Seahawks since he was released...

Falcons Expected To Re-Sign DE Courtney Upshaw

Vaughn McClure of ESPN is reporting that the Falcons are expected to re-sign veteran DE Courtney Upshaw but an agreement is unlikely to be in place until next week. There had been talk that Upshaw was...

Buccaneers GM Rumors

Update: Mike Garafolo of Fox Sports reports that it's "Jason Licht (Cardinals) vs. Marc Ross (Giants) for that Bucs GM job." Garafolo adds that Buccaneers have been "very impressed" with both candidates. Falcons director of player personnel Lionel Vital told D. Orlando Ledbetter that intends...

NFL Notes: Draft, Seahawks, Texans, & Vikings

Draft Purdue DT Ryan Watson has visited, worked out for, or drawn inquiries from eight teams since his Pro Day. (Aaron Wilson) Howard OT John Smith attended the Falcons' local prospect day. (Aaron Wilson) Jason...