Brian Banks has followed a unique path to the NFL. As such, he's facing great odds, but the maturity he’s demonstrated since his arrival in Atlanta may give him an edge at linebacker.
Among the contestants in this year’s training camp battle at defensive end is Jonathan Massaquoi. Entering his second year, Massaquoi is using his experience as a rookie to gain the trust of the coaches and potentially more playing time.
Close off the field and competitors on it, Falcons rookie corners Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford are experiencing nearly every first step in the NFL together.
The Atlanta Falcons and USA Football will team up to instruct Atlanta-area youth coaches on Heads Up Football player safety initiatives.
Russell Athletic Atlanta Falcons Training Camp is around the corner, beginning July 25, and AtlantaFalcons.com will take you through some of the need-to-know information for all position groups, including additions, departures and key battles. Today, we look at the offensive line positions.
Offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter has seen enough of newcomer Steven Jackson to know he'll be ready when the season rolls around. During OTAs, Koetter hinted that Jackson may not get many touches during the preseason warmup.
Jacquizz Rodgers may be one of the newest Falcons himself as he enters his third season with the team, but he's provided help to nine-year veteran Steven Jackson in getting him acclimated to his new team
Falcons rookie cornerback Desmond Trufant has learned plenty already facing off against the Falcons' wide receivers. But this year's first-round pick is also watching a cornerback that he considers a Hall of Famer closely.
Russell Athletic Atlanta Falcons Training Camp will feature several high-profile position battles for starting spots, but the defensive tackle position could fly under the radar with a solid mix of veterans and young players vying for jobs.
This year's NFL Network's Top 100 said Julio Jones was the sixth-best wide receiver in the league in just his second season. How does Jones' second-year stats compare to those receivers ahead of him?