Desmond Trufant and Phillip Adams shined at practice on Saturday. The 2015 cornerback group has the talent and potential to lead the Falcons defense.
The Atlanta Falcons announced on Saturday that they have signed offensive lineman Pierce Burton, and released guard Harland Gunn.
The Falcons returned to action on Saturday in front of a large crowd for the second practice of XFINITY Training Camp.
Dan Quinn showed excitement about the return of Matthews, Hawley, Konz and Reed, as they missed a large portion of the Falcons OTA’s this offseason.
Head coach Mike Smith and Quarterback Matt Ryan addressed the media after the Falcons 34-3 loss in the season finale against the Carolina Panthers Sunday.
The Falcons were primed for a chance to earn another NFC South title, but the Panthers stormed into the Georgia Dome and earned the title with a 34-3 win
Atlanta's third-place NFC South finish provides the final pieces to their 2015 opponent puzzle, as the Falcons will host Minnesota and travel to San Francisco next season.
Falcons rookie tackle Jake Matthews injured his foot in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game against Carolina, and his return is questionable.