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  • Falcons Re-Sign Veteran Offensive Guard Chester

    Posted Apr 20, 2016

    The Falcons announced Wednesday morning that they have re-signed guard Chris Chester who started all 16 games for Atlanta last season.

  • ESPN: Mack Signing Among Best in Free Agency

    Posted Apr 16, 2016

    The Falcons' biggest signing of 2016, veteran center Alex Mack, is widely considered a step in the right direction. Where does it rank among the league's best free agency moves?

  • Falcons' Free Agency Moves Top the NFC South

    Posted Mar 30, 2016

    The Falcons weren't afraid to spend money this offseason, adding some talented free agents who fill positions of need. Pro Football Focus writer Matt Claassen is among those who liked Atlanta's signings.

  • Falcons Agree to Terms With OLB Upshaw

    Posted Mar 25, 2016

    The Falcons have agreed to terms with run-stuffing outside linebacker Courtney Upshaw, who played four seasons with the Baltimore Ravens.

  • LB, DL Positions Atlanta Could Target in the Draft

    Posted Mar 19, 2016

    By signing Alex Mack and Mohamed Sanu, the Falcons shored up two key areas that needed upgrades. There are still other roster openings, however, and many of them will be filled in the draft.

  • Mack Excited to Play in Shanahan's System Again

    Posted Mar 17, 2016

    After playing under Kyle Shanahan in Cleveland, Alex Mack has been reunited with his former offensive coordinator in Atlanta. And the veteran center is excited to once again play in a system he thrives in.

  • Falcons Sign LB Reynolds, T Compton

    Posted Mar 16, 2016

    The Atlanta Falcons continue to add to their roster as they have signed tackle Tom Compton and linebacker LaRoy Reynolds today.

  • Falcons Sign Parms, Robinson and Van Dyke

    Posted Mar 15, 2016

    The Falcons continue to bolster their roster as they have signed safety Damian Parms, wide receiver Aldrick Robinson, and cornerback DeMarcus Van Dyke.

  • 2016 Falcons Free Agency Tracker

    Posted Mar 15, 2016

    Keep up with all the Falcons' free-agency moves

  • Falcons Re-Sign S Godfrey

    Posted Mar 15, 2016

    The Falcons have re-signed safety Charles Godfrey, who played eight games for Atlanta recording 12 tackles, a forced fumble and one pass defensed.

  • All You Need to Know About Brian Banks

    Posted Apr 3, 2013

    Brian Banks' backstory to how he got to the Falcons is as long as it is both tragic and inspirational. We've compiled some links to help you better understand where he came from and where he's going in the next leg of his journey.

  • By the Numbers: Osi Umenyiora

    Posted Mar 28, 2013

    Take a look at some of the biggest, most impressive numbers surround newly added Falcons defensive end Osi Umenyiora, including his top rank in an interesting defensive category.

  • Smith Lends Insight into Gonzalez's Decision

    Posted Mar 12, 2013

    It wasn't an easy decision to make as Tony Gonzalez made it clear that there was a small chance of him returning for 2013, but head coach Mike Smith said Tuesday that the feeling of unfinished business was just enough to convince Gonzalez to come back

  • Twitter Reacts to Gonzalez's Return

    Posted Mar 12, 2013

    Social networks exploded this afternoon when news of Tony Gonzalez's return to the Falcons broke. From fans to players and even Tony himself, the Twitter world celebrated the exciting news

  • Teams Can Contact Free Agents This Weekend

    Posted Mar 8, 2013

    The start of the free agency period is still a few days away, but starting this weekend, teams can begin negotiating with players who are set to become unrestricted free agents when the new league year begins Tuesday

  • Dimitroff: A Lot of Thought Went Into Friday's Moves

    Posted Mar 1, 2013

    After a morning when the Falcons cut ties with three veterans, Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said that the moves didn't come without a plan and that he's focused on the direction of the football team in the future.

Schedule

Week
Date
Game
Result/Time

Week 02

Sunday, September 18, 2016, 4:25 PM EDT
Sun, 09/18 at 4:25 PM EDT
Sep. 18
4:25 PM EDT

Team Leaders

Passing:
MattRyan
Rushing:
DevontaFreeman 93
Receiving:
JulioJones 106
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Week 03

Monday, September 26, 2016, 8:30 PM EDT
Mon, 09/26 at 8:30 PM EDT
Sep. 26
8:30 PM EDT

Team Leaders

Passing:
MattRyan
Rushing:
DevontaFreeman 152
Receiving:
DevontaFreeman 55
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Week 04

Sunday, October 02, 2016, 1:00 PM EDT
Sun, 10/02 at 1:00 PM EDT
Oct. 02
1:00 PM EDT
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Week 05

Sunday, October 09, 2016, 4:05 PM EDT
Sun, 10/09 at 4:05 PM EDT
Oct. 09
4:05 PM EDT
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