Articles by: Brian Jones

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Atlanta Falcons Add Defensive Depth in 2013 NFL Draft

2013/04/28 at 7:54 pm 0 comments

Before the draft began, many experts as well as Falcons fans knew the Falcons were going to focus on defense in during the seven rounds of the draft. It started on Thursday night when the Falcons took cornerback Desmond Trufant from Washington in the first round at No. 22. The [...]

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Atlanta Falcons Take Washington CB Desmond Trufant With First Round Pick

2013/04/26 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Anyone that has followed the Falcons the last six years knew that the Falcons were going to make a move in the draft. Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff has made at least one trade in the draft since 2008 and it was no different this year as the Falcons moved [...]

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Falcons Take Care of Broncos in Front of National Audience

2012/09/18 at 2:59 pm 0 comments

The Falcons had something to prove on Monday night when the whole world was watching. They wanted to show everyone that they are a legit team and have put last year’s playoff woes behind them. Coming off and impressive win against Kansas City last Sunday, the Falcons were able to [...]

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The Atlanta Falcons 2012 Season Preview

2012/09/08 at 3:27 pm 0 comments

The Falcons will begin the 2012 regular season on Sunday with a trip to Kansas City to face the Chiefs. Most experts are predicting the Falcons to win the game and they are also saying that the Falcons will win at least nine games and clinch their third straight playoff [...]

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Falcons and Titans Held Joint Workout in North Georgia

2012/08/07 at 4:59 am 0 comments

When two NFL teams want to practice together during training camp, they usually go to one of the team’s practice facilities for a day or two. The Falcons and Titans did something different on Monday as they practiced together at Coahulla Creek High School, located in Dalton, Ga. “It was [...]

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Atlanta Falcons: Birds Hold Scrimmage at Local High School

2012/08/04 at 7:54 pm 0 comments

There is a new tradition in Atlanta. Since 2008, the Falcons have traveled to a local high school the first weekend in August to give the fans the ultimate Falcons experience which is called Friday Night Lights. Fans can watch the players go through a normal training camp practice, get [...]

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Atlanta Falcons: Dirk Koetter Says Matt Ryan is a Top 10 Quarterback

2012/08/01 at 7:47 am 0 comments

Matt Ryan has accomplished a lot in his career. He won the Offensive Rookie of the Year award in 2008, was a Pro Bowl selection in 2010 and has led the Falcons to the playoffs three times in the last four years. So that should make him one of the [...]

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Jets OL D’Brickashaw Ferguson Ranks No. 97 in New NFL Top 100 Rankings

2012/07/13 at 2:03 pm 1 comment

The New York Jets had an average 2011 season and in order for them to be above average, the entire team has to play at the same level as offensive lineman D’Brickashaw Ferguson, who has been one of the past offensive tackles the last three years. Because of his efforts, [...]

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Atlanta Falcons: Chris Hope Adds Needed Depth, Leadership at Safety

2012/06/30 at 4:39 pm 0 comments

Falcons defensive coordinator Mike Nolan was concerned about the depth at both safety positions. Nolan wanted a veteran that could backup Thomas DeCoud and William Moore just in case something was to happen to one of them. Nolan got his wish because the Falcons agreed to terms with Chris Hope [...]

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Atlanta Falcons: Minicamp Concludes with Key Players Stepping Up

2012/06/22 at 12:59 pm 0 comments

The offseason program for the Falcons has come to an end as their three-day minicamp session concluded this week. The Falcons took part in five practices in that three-day span and it was a time for the coaching staff to evaluate talent as they get ready for training camp which [...]

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