Atlanta Falcons News: Grading free agency moves by Falcons
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Atlanta Falcons free agency report card — Alphonso Thomas of NFL Spin Zone
How did the Falcons get on in free agency? Alphonso Thomas from our friends at NFL Spin Zone has put together his report card for all of Atlanta’s moves on the open market.
Where does Jalen Collins fit in 2016 Falcons? — Dave Choate of The Falcoholic
Jalen Collins underwhelmed as a rookie, but it’s important not to get too down on him. It’s unfair to judge a rookie until they have completed three seasons in the NFL. What will Collins’ role be in 2016?
Falcons are $5 million under the cap — D. Orlando Ledbetter of AJC.com
After all of the spending in free agency, the Falcons now have just $5 million in cap room. There won’t be a whole lot of spending going on between now and the draft.
Falcons takeaways from last week — Aaron Freeman of FalcFans.com
Aaron Freeman has taken a look at the draft class, and he has taken a look back at the draft spot Atlanta is picking from. Many teams historically have looked to trade into the range between No. 17 and No. 23. This could bode well for the Falcons if they’re looking for a trade partner.
Newest Falcons select jersey numbers — Kelsey Conway of AtlantaFalcons.com
The newest Falcons have selected their jersey numbers. Center Alex Mack will take #51, defensive end Derrick Shelby #90.
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