**5 players on the Falcons’ radar screen - Atlanta Journal-Constitution**
The AJC's D. Orlando Ledbetter lists a handful of prospects Atlanta could target in the first round of this year's draft.
Falcons Exercise Matthews' Fifth-Year Option - AtlantaFalcons.com
The Falcons have picked up Jake Matthews' fifth-year option, ensuring the left tackle will stay under contract with Atlanta through the 2018 season.
Watson has special connection to Falcons, Ryan - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
When Deshaun Watson was a ballboy for the Falcons, Matt Ryan helped the young quarterback develop into a star. 2017 NFL Nation mock draft - ESPN
Vaughn McClure has the Falcons using the No. 31 overall pick on a front-seven defender in ESPN's latest mock draft.