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Falcons GM on draft picks: We aren't looking for angels
Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff understands the importance of drafting players who don't have character flaws, but he's looking first and foremost at players who "fit into the brotherhood."
Falcons' Taylor Gabriel signs second-round tender
Taylor Gabriel is officially under contract for the 2017 season. Fresh off a breakout 2016 season, the unrestricted free agent signed his second-round tender worth roughly $2.8 million with the Falcons.
Path back to the Super Bowl for Patriots, Falcons
The Patriots reloaded and the Falcons must replace the mind behind their offense. How does each team return to football's grandest stage? Chris Wesseling examines the roads ahead.
Former Falcons WR Roddy White announces retirement
The most prolific receiver in Atlanta Falcons history is officially calling it quits. Just over one year after being cut by the Falcons, Roddy White announced his retirement Friday.
NFL announces date of Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta
The Atlanta Falcons made their long-awaited return to the Super Bowl in 2017. The city will follow suit in two years.
Matt Ryan: Kyle Shanahan's calls didn't cause SB loss
Matt Ryan has watched the Atlanta Falcons' Super Bowl LI loss multiple times, and he doesn't believe then-offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan's play calls were the reason for the loss.
Desmond Trufant, Falcons agree on contract extension
Desmond Trufant agreed to a five-year extension worth $69 million with $42 million guaranteed to remain in Atlanta, a source informed told NFL Network's Mike Garafolo.
NFC South Offseason Overhaul: Buccaneers strike gold
Atlanta ruled the NFC South in 2016, but is Tampa Bay a threat to the crown after signing Chris Baker and DeSean Jackson? Chris Wesseling studies offseason developments in the division.
Freeman: Super Bowl loss 'a scar you'll see forever'
Some Atlanta Falcons are still smarting after their unbelievable overtime loss to the Patriots in Super Bowl LI. Count Devonta Freeman among that list.
Atlanta Falcons CEO Rich McKay receives contract extension
The Atlanta Falcons announced a contract extension for team president and CEO and President of AMB Sports & Entertainment Rich McKay on Tuesday morning.
Roundup: Andre Roberts signs with Atlanta Falcons
Former Detroit Lions wide receiver Andre Roberts signs a one-year, $1.8 million contract that includes $750,000 guaranteed with the Atlanta Falcons, Ian Rapoport reports.
Devonta Freeman not looking for trade out of Atlanta
Devonta Freeman isn't trying to get out of Atlanta and understands a new contract will take time. Freeman's agent said earlier it was time for the Falcons to pay him "like the elite back he is."