Falcons host annual Youth Football Coaching Clinic
More than 400 tackle and flag youth football coaches gathered to grow the game and become USA Football certified for free.
Falcons head to Montana to host two free youth Football Camps
The Atlanta Falcons went out west to give back to Bozeman, MT and Missoula, MT through two free, two-night youth football camps.
Atlanta Falcons Cheerleaders flock to Canton
The Atlanta Falcons Cheerleaders and Freddie Falcon spent three days giving back to the community, cheering on the Falcons and parading down the streets of Canton during the 2019 Pro Hall of Fame Enshrinement Week.
Dan Quinn invites future honorary captain to join team huddle
Monday morning head coach Dan Quinn had more than one surprise for D’Eric Salder, a 10-year-old who lost his leg due to complications at birth. Salder, who was invited to be the honorary captain at the upcoming game against the Redskins, was surprised by Quinn with a custom jersey and invited into the team huddle at the end of practice. Quinn announced that Salder is officially an Atlanta Falcon.
Julio Jones, Matt Ryan give personal invitation to honorary captain
WR Julio Jones was the first to invite 10-year-old D'Eric Salder to be an honorary captain at the Falcons' upcoming game against the Washington Redskins. QB Matt Ryan confirmed the good news shortly after. Several other players and head coach Dan Quinn took time to meet Salder, who lost his leg due to complications at birth and dreams of playing football.
Falcons fish with veterans off the coast of Tybee Island
The Atlanta Falcons hosted wounded military veterans to the 12th annual Fishing with the Falcons tournament, presented by Zaxby's, near Savannah, Ga. Current and former Falcons players joined the veterans for dinner and lunch during the two-day event.
Falcons host Mom's Football Academy in Savannah
The Atlanta Falcons hosted a Mom's Football Academy in Savannah, Ga. this week. The event featured speakers on proper equipment fitting, positions, football fundamentals and steroid use. The night will ended with on-field drills with former Atlanta Falcons players.
PHOTOS: Together We Rise Girls Flag Football Championship
The Atlanta Falcons hosted the Together We Rise Girls Flag Football Championship Summit for girls from each of Gwinnett County School District’s 19 high schools to listen to panelists about the sports industry and compete for the championship title. Here are some of our favorite images from the day.
PHOTOS: Ben Garland - 2018 Salute to Service Award
The NFL and USAA announced that G Ben Garland is the recipient of the 2018 Salute to Service Award. The award acknowledges the efforts by members of the NFL community to honor and support members of the military community. Garland is the third-straight member of the Atlanta Falcons to win the award.
PHOTOS: Best of 2018 - Atlanta Falcons Community
Under the guidance of Owner Arthur Blank, who believes in the power of sports to not only bring people together, but to allow us to act as a catalyst for building community, the Atlanta Falcons prioritize community outreach. Take a look back at some of our favorite moments of giving back in 2018.
PHOTOS: Falcons thank coaches that encouraged them from high school to NFL
Several Atlanta Falcons players recognized their high school coaches this month through the Falcons’ 'Thank You Coach' program. The coaches were treated to a relaxing weekend in Atlanta with visits to the team walk through in Flowery Branch and the game against the Arizona Cardinals.
PHOTOS: Players sing carols at children's hospital
Atlanta Falcons players, family, staff and cheerleaders sang at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston Hospital to brighten the spirits of the kids there this holiday season. The group also signed autographs and handed out teddy bears as they went room-to-room caroling.
PHOTOS: Falcons Bows and Pros presented by Mattress Firm
Just two days after the Falcons got the win over the Arizona Cardinals, they were back at Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the third-annual Bows and Pros presented by Mattress Firm. 100 Atlanta Public School students were surprised with a winter wonderland complete with Atlanta Falcons players, cheerleaders, Freddie the Falcon, Santa Claus and a personalized locker full of gifts.
PHOTOS: Falcons raise awareness with custom cleats
Atlanta Falccons players and head coach Dan Quinn are taking part in the NFL's initiative, My Cause My Cleats, to raise awareness about charities and humanitarian efforts that they are passionate about. Take a look at a few of the cleats that will be worn on Sunday in this gallery.
PHOTOS: Julio Jones surprises young leukemia survivor
WR Julio Jones surprised 8-year-old Dylan with autographs and gifts before the Falcons last preseason game. After a long battle with leukemia, Dylan finished treatment in February of this year. Dylan came from Kentucky to meet Julio through Make-A-Wish.
PHOTOS: Falcons Honor Families of Fallen Heroes at Military Day
Atlanta Falcons welcomed 24 TAPS (Tragedy Assisted Program for Survivors) families to Military Day at AT&T Training Camp where they were treated to a VIP experience throughout practice. Following practice, Atlanta Falcons players presented each family with a with a camo jersey off their back.
PHOTOS: Falcons Honor Walking With The Wounded Military Veterans
Atlanta Falcons treated military veterans from Walking With The Wounded to a VIP experience at AT&T Training Camp during their pitstop as they continue their 1,200 mile trek across the US to raise awareness for invisible wounds of war.
PHOTOS: Atlanta Police Department, Atlanta Firefighters and Hailey Visit AT&T Training Camp
Atlanta Falcons hosted a group of police and firefighters from the metro-Atlanta area to a VIP experience at AT&T Training Camp. Hailey Dawson stopped by on her way to throw out the first pitch for the Atlanta Braves to raise awareness for Poland Syndrome.
PHOTOS: Falcons visit troops in Iraq
Happy Independence Day, Falcons fans. Today we celebrate our freedom and those who make such great sacrifices for it. Falcons CEO Steve Cannon, head coach Dan Quinn, players Matt Bryant, Ben Garland, Alex Mack, and a pair of Falcons cheerleaders spent several days visiting U.S. troops in Iraq during a tour with the USO.