NFL: JAN 23 NFC Divisional Round Rams at Buccaneers

Raheem Morris alludes to Falcons draft plans at No. 8 pick

The Falcons have approached the NFL Draft with the same strategy every single offseason of Terry Fontenot’s tenure — BPA. The acronym stands for ‘best player available’ and was popularized by Ozzie Newsome, former GM of the Ravens. It’s a simple yet effective strategy. Regardless of the position, even if it bolsters a position of

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Should Falcons trade up, trade down or stay put in 2024 NFL Draft?

We are less than two weeks away from the NFL Draft, and there’s much speculation about what the Falcons will do with their first-round pick. If Terry Fontenot follows the consensus among mock drafts, Atlanta’s GM will finally select a defensive player with the club’s top pick, marking the end of a streak of three

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Braves old friend continues MLB journey with Cubs

The Braves are back in Houston for the first time since their magical World Series victory against the Astros, but this piece is about old friends in new places. According to Jon Heyman, the Cubs have signed Julio Teheran following a short stint with the Mets. Julio Teheran to Cubs — Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) April

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COLLEGE FOOTBALLL: DEC 31 TransPerfect Music City Bowl

2024 NFL Draft: CB prospects Falcons can target in the top 100

The Falcons haven’t drafted for need since Terry Fontenot took over GM duties, but that’s not to say roster needs can’t be filled through the draft. This continues a series where I look at the Falcons’ roster holes and prospects to fill them within the first 100 picks. Atlanta has four selections and should be

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: FEB 03 Reese s Senior Bowl

Falcons overhaul defense in latest 3 round mock draft

The Falcons need to nail their upcoming draft. In less than two weeks, Atlanta will be on the clock to make their third consecutive selection at the No. 8 pick. Terry Fontenot will have his pick of the top defender, potentially Rome Odunze or Malik Nabers, or even trade back to accumulate more draft picks

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More than any other team, Falcons must nail NFL Draft

The NFL Draft can propel the Falcons from a fringe playoff team to a legitimate contender. We’ve seen it time and time again, but one draft, in particular, always comes to my mind — the 2017 New Orleans Saints draft class. At the right hand of Mickey Loomis, Terry Fontenot oversaw a class that netted

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: JAN 08 CFP National Championship Michigan vs Washington

2024 NFL Draft: WR prospects Falcons can target in the top 100

The Falcons haven’t drafted for need since Terry Fontenot took over GM duties, but that’s not to say roster needs can’t be filled through the draft. This begins a series where I look at the Falcons’ roster holes and prospects to fill them within the first 100 picks. Atlanta has four selections and should be

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NFL: NOV 26 Saints at Falcons

PFF weighs in on the state of the Atlanta Falcons

The Falcons are set ahead of the NFL Draft. There might be another minor move here or there, but Terry Fontenot’s focus is on the 8th overall pick right now. Going into the draft, the club still has some glaring roster needs. The cornerback and edge units need starting-caliber players. Who knows? Maybe, Raheem Morris

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Veteran free agent pass rusher a fit for the Falcons?

Terry Fontenot has patched the Falcons’ roster holes with cheap, free agent depth pieces ahead of the NFL Draft. Fontenot’s M.O has always been to take the best player available in the draft. However, it may force him back into the free agency pool. If the Falcons don’t find starters at cornerback and edge, Fontenot

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