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Continuing our draft preview series with a look at the Falcons
profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 23
The Falcons had methodically turned themselves into one of the NFC’s most consistent teams of the last half-decade, and even won a playoff game. But it all came crashing down last year, when injuries exposed them as a bit of a house-of-cards team. This …Upvote Share Tweet
Atlanta Falcons schedule analysisBreakdown: What jumps out immediately when glancing at the Atlanta Falcons' schedule: A season-opening tilt against their bitter NFC South rival New Orleans Saints on Sept. 7. The two met in last year's season opener in New Orleans, won by the Saints, 2…Upvote Share TweetBreakdown: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are going to find out right away if their many offseason moves have helped closed the gap in the NFC South. The Bucs play their three division foes (Panthers, Falcons and Saints) within the first five weeks of the sch…Upvote Share TweetWhen Jadeveon Clowney sits down with a member of the Atlanta Falcons' front office or coaching staff during his Wednesday visit, the question about his desire is bound to come up. Critics continue to offer harsh assessments of the South Carolina defensi…Upvote Share Tweet
Will bigger, stronger equal better Falcons?Seeing new defensive end Tyson Jackson toss 120 dumbbells around like trash bags Tuesday was a positive sign for an Atlanta Falcons team desperately in need of some heavy lifting. Yet such strength means nothing if the Falcons fail to use it to their ad…Upvote Share Tweet