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  • NFL Mock Draft: Post-Senior Bowl Update

    Posted Feb 9, 2016

    The Falcons' 2015 campaign has drawn to a close, and with a crucial offseason underway, many are starting to focus on the upcoming NFL Draft.

  • NFL Mock Draft: Post-Senior Bowl Update

    Posted Feb 2, 2016

    The Falcons' 2015 campaign has drawn to a close, and with a crucial offseason underway, many are starting to focus on the upcoming NFL Draft and who Atlanta might take with its first-round pick.

  • Defensive Linemen Shine at 2016 Senior Bowl

    Posted Jan 30, 2016

    The 2016 Senior Bowl, an invaluable experience to Thomas Dimitroff and the Falcons, helped set the scene for the upcoming NFL Draft. This year's class is stacked with defensive linemen.

  • Mock Draft: Updated List of First-Round Targets

    Posted Jan 26, 2016

    The Falcons' 2015 campaign has drawn to a close, and with a crucial offseason about to begin, many are starting to focus on the upcoming NFL Draft and who Atlanta might take with its first-round pick.

  • Roundtable: Draft Projections and Positions of Need

    Posted Jan 20, 2016

    The 2016 NFL Draft is just a few months away and with that, the AtlantaFalcons.com editorial staff provides its early insight and expectations.

  • NFL Draft: Updated First-Round Targets

    Posted Jan 19, 2016

    The Falcons' 2015 campaign has drawn to a close, and with a crucial offseason about to begin, many are starting to focus on the upcoming NFL Draft and who Atlanta might take with its first-round pick.

  • Kiper's First Mock Draft: Falcons Take DE Dodd

    Posted Jan 14, 2016

    ESPN Draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. released his first mock draft Thursday, in which he has the Falcons taking Clemson DE Kevin Dodd with the No. 17 pick.

  • 'Bama, Clemson Stars Latest Mock Draft Targets

    Posted Jan 12, 2016

    The Falcons' 2015 campaign has drawn to a close, and with a crucial offseason about to begin, many are starting to focus on the upcoming NFL Draft and who Atlanta might take with its first-round pick.

  • A Look at Past 17th Overall Draft Picks

    Posted Jan 10, 2016

    Barring a trade, Atlanta will pick 17th overall at the upcoming NFL Draft. And, based on recent history, the Falcons should be in position to add a major contributor in the first round.

  • NFL Mock Draft: 5 Potential First-Round Targets

    Posted Jan 4, 2016

    The Falcons' 2015 campaign has drawn to a close, and with a crucial offseason about to begin, many are starting to focus on the upcoming NFL Draft and who Atlanta might take with its first-round pick.

  • Freeman Not Just 'Change-of-Pace' Back

    Posted May 12, 2014

    Take one look at his height and you probably jumped to conclusions about the Falcons' new running back, but everyone that has scouted Devonta Freeman says "not so fast."

  • Five Things to Watch in 2014 Draft

    Posted May 8, 2014

    The wait is over and the draft is finally here. Over the next three days, the Falcons will select many of the rookies they'll carry into the 2014 season. Here are five things to watch for in this year's player selection meeting.

  • With 10 Picks, Falcons Have Many Options

    Posted May 5, 2014

    The Falcons' 10 picks in this year's draft is among the most of any team and those picks hold a lot of value. Just how much and what they'll do with them remains to be seen.

  • Seven Things From Draft Conference Calls

    Posted May 4, 2014

    Some of TV's top draft analysts spent time on conference calls this week to discuss the draft. Here are seven things you may want to know from those calls.

  • Mayock Likes Lewan for Atlanta

    Posted May 3, 2014

    During Mike Mayock's conference call this week, he shared his target for Atlanta in the first round. It's an offensive tackle, but not the player you may think.

  • Falcons Won't 'Sit on Our Hands' in Draft

    Posted Apr 30, 2014

    He's made big moves before and in this year's draft, Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff will remain aggressive, which could mean a move up or down.

  • Draft Spotlight: OSU RB Carlos Hyde

    Posted Apr 30, 2014

    At the top of this year's running back class is Ohio State's Carlos Hyde, a back whose physical style is built to carry a team's running game in the NFL.

  • Draft Spotlight: Oregon St. DE Scott Crichton

    Posted Apr 25, 2014

    Scott Crichton doesn't carry the same buzz into the draft of some of his defensive end counterparts, but he's one of the most well-rounded ends in the draft and will make a team happy in the second round.

  • Casserly: Robinson Compares to Pro Bowler

    Posted Apr 21, 2014

    You know Greg Robinson as one of the top talents in this year's draft and a former GM believes he's not unlike one of the current Pro Bowl left tackles in the NFL.

  • Barr Remains One of Top Pass Rushers in Draft

    Posted Apr 19, 2014

    When the draft process began four months ago, Anthony Barr was one of the top pass rushers available in the draft. Now, his name is mentioned less, but his place among the best hasn't changed.

Schedule

Week
Date
Game
Result/Time

Week 14

Sunday, December 13, 2015, 1:00 PM EST
Sun, 12/13 at 1:00 PM EST
Dec. 13
1:00 PM EST

Team Leaders

Passing:
MattRyan
Rushing:
DevontaFreeman 40
Receiving:
JulioJones 88
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Week 15

Sunday, December 20, 2015, 1:00 PM EST
Sun, 12/20 at 1:00 PM EST
Dec. 20
1:00 PM EST

Team Leaders

Passing:
MattRyan
Rushing:
DevontaFreeman 56
Receiving:
JulioJones 118
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Week 16

Sunday, December 27, 2015, 1:00 PM EST
Sun, 12/27 at 1:00 PM EST
Dec. 27
1:00 PM EST

Team Leaders

Passing:
MattRyan
Rushing:
DevontaFreeman 73
Receiving:
JulioJones 178
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Week 17

Sunday, January 03, 2016, 1:00 PM EST
Sun, 01/03 at 1:00 PM EST
Jan. 03
1:00 PM EST

Team Leaders

Passing:
MattRyan
Rushing:
DevontaFreeman 76
Receiving:
JulioJones 149
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