Atlanta Falcons News: Not so fast on Jake Long signing


Good morning, Falcons fans. We are just two days away from the Atlanta Falcons’ season opener against the Philadelphia Eagles. Are you ready? As you sip your morning coffee this fine Saturday morning, sit back and enjoy these Falcons articles.

Dimitroff entering 2015 already on hot seat? — John Buhler of ATL All Day

"Thomas Dimitroff may have survived the firing of former partner HC Mike Smith, but with his new Head Coach Dan Quinn questioning the personnel, is TD already on the hot seat as the Atlanta Falcons GM before the start of 2015?"

Eagles’ Marcus Smith ‘not sure’ if he will play ATL — Matt Lombardo of

"Eagles outside linebacker Marcus Smith missed eight games as a rookie last season and it sounds like a pretty safe bet he’s about to miss his ninth NFL contest in Monday’s season opener against the Atlanta Falcons."

Pump the brakes on Jake Long watch — D. Orlando Ledbetter of

"Falcons coach Dan Quinn was looking forward to Jake Long’s second workout, but let it be known that he doesn’t want to comment about players coming into to workout throughout the season."

What you don’t know about Roddy White — Kelsey Conway of

"’s Kelsey Conway sat down with WR Roddy White to find out seven interesting facts about the veteran wide receiver."

Eagles, Falcons troll each other on Twitter —

"The Philadelphia Eagles and Atlanta Falcons play in the Monday Night Football opener, but they’re getting an early start on the trash talk. What began as a perfectly innocent GIF highlighting Eagles LB Kiko Alonso’s fumble-recovery skills devolved into a wonderful Friday afternoon back-and-forth."

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