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On Thursday, the Atlanta Falcons and the city of Atlanta agreed to basic terms on a deal that will finance the construction of a $1 billion stadium for the team. it's estimated that the new building, which will replace the Georgia Dome as the Falcons' h…Upvote Share TweetPlayers who become free agents on March 12 aren’t allowed to start talking to prospective employers until Saturday, but John Abraham is not bound by any such rules. Abraham was released by the Falcons, leaving him free to talk to anybody he wants aboutUpvote Share Tweet
PFT Live: Anthony Becht, Patriots/Falcons to-do listsIt’s less than 48 hours before teams can open up negotiations with free agents which means we’ve got plenty to talk about on Thursday’s edition of PFT Live. Former NFL tight end and current NBC Sports Network contributor Anthony Becht will join MikeUpvote Share Tweet
Young Falcons pass-rusher won’t be returning next yearIn yet another sign the Falcons are going to look outside the organization for a replacement for John Abraham, one of their young developmental players can’t wait to get out the door. Former fourth-round pick Lawrence Sidbury, who has shown flashes of pUpvote Share Tweet
Reviewing NFC South free agentsESPN.com Updated Mar 7, 2013We’ve shown you the lists of potential NFC South free agents before. But let’s do it again because there have been some minor moves and the free-agency period is getting ready to start Tuesday. Here’s the list of potential free agents for all four NUpvote Share Tweet