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  • Around the NFC South

    Around the NFC South

    ESPN.com Updated Mar 19, 2013
    Let's take a look at the top headlines from around the NFC South: ATLANTA FALCONS With the Falcons drafting No. 30 overall, Daniel Cox takes a look at the 20-year history of the pick. The last time the Falcons had the 30th pick was 1999 when they took d…
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  • Falcons get four compensatory picks

    Falcons get four compensatory picks

    ESPN.com Mar 19, 2013
    The Atlanta Falcons are the only NFC South team that will have compensatory picks in this year’s draft. The Falcons will have four compensatory picks, one in the fourth round and three in the seventh. The fourth-round pick will be No. 133 overall. The s
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Sports Columnists

  • NFL owners meetings - RB helmet rule meets resistance

    Mar 19
    The running back helmet rule met resistance, but other rules were approved at the owners meetings, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: Some revealing nuggets from the four rookie AFC coaches

    Mar 19
    PHOENIX -- Tuesday morning was the media's chance to share breakfast with the AFC head coaches at the NFL annual meeting, and it just happens to work out that there's a rookie head coach in each of the conference's four divisions: Jacksonville's Gus Bra…
  • Peter King: Many approaches during General Managers' Week, but which is ri…

    Mar 19
    PHOENIX -- There's one week a year that I think of as the General Managers' Week, and we've reached the end of it. The first week of free agency highlights the different jobs general managers have in the league, and what I've done here at the annual spr…
  • NFL owners meetings - Proposed RB helmet rule is only fair

    Mar 19
    Defensive players have been forced to adjust for safety's sake, so offensive players should, too, writes Jeffri Chadiha.