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  • Falcons to Have 24 Players in For Tryout

    Posted May 15, 2014

    The Falcons get their three-day rookie minicamp underway Friday and along with 20 college free agents, the team will have 24 tryout players, including Georgia's Dallas Lee, in for a closer look.

  • Falcons Add 20 College Free Agents

    Posted May 12, 2014

    The Falcons announced on Monday the addition of 20 college free agents, including Wisconsin TE Jacob Pedersen, and Tennessee's Jacques Smith and James Stone

  • Falcons Rookies Select Jersey Numbers

    Posted May 12, 2014

    The 2014 drafted Falcons Rookie Club members have chosen their jersey numbers with the team, including Jake Matthews' decision to wear No. 70

  • 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.

  • Atlanta Falcons Celebrity Mock Draft

    Posted May 2, 2014

    AtlantaFalcons.com reached out to celebrity fans, from rock stars to actors to athletes, to find out who they think the Falcons will select with the No. 6 overall pick in next week's draft

  • Humphrey To Announce Falcons' Second-Round Pick

    Posted May 1, 2014

    Falcons Ring of Honor member and one of this year's Pro Football Hall of Fame inductees Claude Humphrey will announce the Falcons' second-round pick at next week's draft

  • 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.

  • Falcons Sign Four Draft Picks

    Posted May 17, 2013

    The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have signed defensive end Malliciah Goodman, defensive end Stansly Maponga, safety Kemal Ishmael, and safety Zeke Motta.

  • Rookie Club Continues Team Captain Trend

    Posted May 8, 2013

    Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff has been known to draft many team captains, due to their leadership quality. This year's rookie club is no different.

  • Equifax Winner Enjoys Experience of Lifetime

    Posted May 8, 2013

    Do people really win contests? Season-ticket holder Cliff Ross is here to emphatically say they do, as he was picked from more than 10,000 entrants in the Equifax Atlanta Falcons Draft Contest to fly to New York for the draft — a trip he'll never forget

  • Competition Expected On Youthful D-Line

    Posted May 1, 2013

    The Falcons wanted to get younger and they did just that in the offseason. During the draft, they added two more young pass rushers to their defensive front and battles are expected to ensue.

  • Dimitroff On Young O-Line: 'It's Time'

    Posted Apr 30, 2013

    Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff has always been big on drafting players he thinks can develop into starters. For the young Falcons along the offensive line, the development stage is quickly coming to an end as the team expects them to begin contributing.

Schedule

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Date
Game
Result/Time

Week 11

Sunday, November 16, 2014, 1:00 PM EST
Sun, 11/16 at 1:00 PM EST
Nov. 16
1:00 PM EST

Team Leaders

Passing:
MattRyan
Rushing:
StevenJackson 41
Receiving:
RoddyWhite 75
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Week 12

Sunday, November 23, 2014, 1:00 PM EST
Sun, 11/23 at 1:00 PM EST
Nov. 23
1:00 PM EST

Team Leaders

Passing:
MattRyan
Rushing:
StevenJackson 34
Receiving:
RoddyWhite 96
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Week 13

Sunday, November 30, 2014, 4:05 PM EST
Sun, 11/30 at 4:05 PM EST
Nov. 30
4:05 PM EST
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Week 14

Monday, December 08, 2014, 8:30 PM EST
Mon, 12/08 at 8:30 PM EST
Dec. 08
8:30 PM EST
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