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  • Falcons Draft Picks Select Their Jersey Numbers

    1 year, 10 months ago

    DE Malliciah Goodman will be hugging opposing quarterbacks wearing No. 93 Jersey numbers have been selected among the Falcons’ eight 2013 draft picks. First-round pick Desmond Trufant already selected his Friday, choosing jersey No. 21. Here’s a list of the Rookie Club’s numbers: Jersey Number Player Position 21 Desmond Trufant CB 23 Robert Alford CB [...]

  • Draft Grades Roll In for Falcons

    1 year, 10 months ago

    Experts say you can’t truly judge a team’s draft until about three years after the picks are made. Of course, that doesn’t stop those same experts from releasing their draft grades the day after the selection process ends. Here’s a look at some of the draft grades for the Falcons around the Web: Mel Kiper, [...]

  • Trufant, Alford Have Met Before

    1 year, 10 months ago

    New Falcons Desmond Trufant, left, and Robert Alford meet in the Senior Bowl The Falcons selected two cornerbacks with their first and second-round picks in the 2013 NFL Draft, and you might think that two defensive players on two different college teams have never met before. But the two have, on a big play during [...]

  • Trufant Chooses Jersey Number

    1 year, 10 months ago

    The Falcons’ first-round pick of the 2013 NFL Draft, Washington cornerback Desmond Trufant, wasted no time in deciding what number he’ll wear with the Falcons. Trufant will wear the No. 21 jersey in Atlanta, perhaps a nod to former Falcon cornerback and Ring of Honor member Deion Sanders, who wore the same digits. “I thought [...]

  • Trufant Pick Shows Falcons Value Leadership

    1 year, 10 months ago

    For weeks and weeks and weeks, draft experts fall all over each other to project first-round picks in their mock drafts leading up to the end of April. For each general manager in the league, however, there are little tipoffs that will tell you the different things they value in a potential pick. After five [...]

  • Ryan to Participate in G-Braves’ Boston Strong Night

    1 year, 10 months ago

    Quarterback Matt Ryan will be among other former Boston athletes participating in the Gwinnett Braves’ “Boston Strong Night” at Coolray Field on Tuesday, May 7. Former Boston Red Sox catcher Jason Varitek, former New England Patriots safety Rodney Harrison and former Boston Celtics guard Dee Brown will also be on hand with Ryan for first [...]

  • Mock Monitor: Final

    1 year, 10 months ago

    With just two days to go before teams go on the clock in the 2013 NFL Draft, we take one final look at the mock drafts around the Internet in this week’s Mock Monitor. But we do so in a much different way than normal — by looking at all 12 weeks of results from [...]

  • Ryan, Babineaux to Meet Media Tuesday

    1 year, 10 months ago

    With players reporting for voluntary workouts today, the Falcons will hold media availability Tuesday with two players. Quarterback Matt Ryan and defensive tackle Jonathan Babineaux will hold press conferences to discuss the start of offseason workouts and the state of the Falcons going into 2013. will carry both press conferences live — Ryan is [...]

  • Deion Sanders to Announce Falcons’ Second Pick

    1 year, 10 months ago

    Once again, the NFL will have 32 legendary alumni, one representing each team, announcing the second and third-round picks for teams on Friday, April 26 during the NFL Draft from Radio City Music Hall. Cornerback Deion Sanders — a Pro Football Hall of Fame and Falcons Ring of Honor member — will do the honors [...]

  • Dimitroff to Hold Pre-Draft News Conference Thursday

    1 year, 10 months ago

    Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff will field questions from the media at 3 p.m. ET Thursday at the Falcons’ training facility in Flowery Branch. Among the topics Dimitroff will likely speak on is how the Falcons are viewing the potential options available at the No. 30 overall selection. will stream Dimitroff’s news conference live [...]

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