This is the March 13, 2013 news archive. View today's Falcons rumors and news.
With the 49ers and Seahawks loading the cannon with new players and the Falcons getting back Tony Gonzalez and the Bucs trying to spend their way into playoff contention, Saints fans are getting nervous. We know that because we’re hearing from plenty of
Atlanta's Robert McClain cleans upUpdated Mar 13 Share TweetCornerback Robert McClain was one of the most pleasant surprises for the Atlanta Falcons last season, and he’s being rewarded for it. McClain will receive an extra $269,000 as part of the NFL’s performance-based pool, which is designed to reward playe
Could Dimitroff find depth from his past?Updated Mar 13 Share TweetAtlanta general manager Thomas Dimitroff may be reaching into his past to find some defensive line depth. The Falcons are showing interest in free agent defensive tackle Richard Seymour, according to Jason LaCanfora. Seymour, 33, began his career with t…
Around the NFC SouthUpdated Mar 13 Share TweetTime for a run through some news and notes from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS Jeff Schultz writes that instead of sitting back and celebrating the return of tight end Tony Gonzalez the Falcons should be prompted to be more aggressive. He’s right.
Peter King: Pats failure to keep Welker must be crushing blow to BradyMar 13It is highly unlikely that Wes Welker signing in Denver for a relative pittance is what Tom Brady had in mind when he gave the Patriots $15 million in cap relief two weeks ago.
Don Banks: Not just leverage: Welker spurns Patriots, signs with BroncosMar 13He wears, at times, the unflattering tag of "system'' receiver, but I guess we're about to find out if Wes Welker can live with being known as a multiple-system receiver. Because the newest Broncos play-maker just left his comfort zone in New Engla…
Buffalo Bills, Oakland Raiders, Carolina Panthers save money under capMar 13The Buffalo Bills, Carolina Panthers and Oakland Raiders used the 'June 1" cut designation on three players released Tuesday in order to save room under this year's salary cap.
NFL - Day 1 winners and losers in free agencyMar 13Jeffri Chadiha says the Dolphins and Chiefs are the clear winners after the first day of free agency but the Ravens and Steelers are left hurting.