Ridley takes a tour of Falcons HQ
Falcons first round draft pick, WR Calvin Ridley, takes a tour of Falcons HQ and meets the coaches.
2018 NFL Draft Wrap Up
GM Thomas Dimitroff and Head Coach Dan Quinn talk about their final draft picks and wrap up the 2018 NFL Draft.
On the phone: Foyesade Oluokun
AtlantaFalcons.com's DJ Shockley talks to LB Foyesade Oluokun after being picked as the 200th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft
On the phone: Deadrin Senat
AtlantaFalcons.com's DJ Shockley talks to Deadrin Senat after being picked as the 90th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft
On the phone: Isaiah Oliver
AtlantaFalcons.com's DJ Shockley talks to Isaiah Oliver after being picked as the 58th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft
Isaiah Oliver has a message for the fans
Atlanta Falcons 2018 second round draft pick, CB Isaiah Oliver, tells fans that he is ready to get to work and compete this season.
Quinn, Dimitroff Discuss Pick of Ridley
The Falcons took Calvin Ridley's name off the board at the No. 26 pick as general manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Dan Quinn were excited to add a dynamic wide receiver to the roster
Calvin Ridley Draft Room Phone Call
Go inside the Draft Room in Flowery Branch, GA as Calvin Ridley receives a life changing phone call from GM Thomas Dimitroff, Head Coach Dan Quinn, and Owner Arthur Blank
Calvin Ridley overcome with emotion
Alabama wide receiver Calvin Ridley gets emotional after the Atlanta Falcons select him with the No. 26 pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.
Atlanta Falcons select Calvin Ridley No. 26
The Atlanta Falcons select Alabama WR Calvin Ridley No. 26 overall in the 2018 NFL Draft.
Dimitroff: Why We Traded Up For Takk
General manager Thomas Dimitroff speaks with Good Morning Football about why the Falcons traded up to get defensive end Takkarist McKinley.
Dimitroff: Why We Took Saubert
General Manager Thomas Dimitroff discusses what the Falcons saw in Eric Saubert.
Dimitroff: 'Our Arrow is Pointing Up'
General manager Thomas Dimitroff talked about the direction of the Falcons
Solomon Thomas Plays With 'Relentless Effort'
Hear what NFL Network's Bucky Brooks had to say about Stanford DE Solomon Thomas, a popular name linked to Atlanta, and with the speed and relentless effort he plays with, you can see why
Mayock: This is Best DB Class I've Seen in Years
NFL Network's Draft expert Mike Mayock says this year's draft class features the best defensive backs he's seen in years. Here are the names to know.
Can't Miss Play: Speedy Coleman grabs TD
Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan hits running back Tevin Coleman for a 6-yard TD.
Behind the Scenes: Neal's Whirlwind Journey
Punctuating years of toil on the gridiron, safety Keanu Neal enjoyed a surreal 24 hours after the Falcons selected him with the 17th pick in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft.
Captain Crunch: Keanu Neal Greatest Hits
Behold a sampling of the bone-jarring tackles Keanu Neal dished out as a member of the vaunted Florida Gator defense.
Neal Ready to Bring Fire, Passion to Falcons
First-round draft pick Keanu Neal sat down with AtlantaFalcons.com's DJ Shockley to talk about his style of play and expectations for his rookie season.
Dimitroff, Quinn Recap Falcons' 2016 Draft
The Falcons riffed on several themes - speed, athleticism, versatility - when constructing their six-man 2016 draft class consisting of three players on each side of the football.
Highlight Reel: Austin Hooper
Known for his reliable hands and ability to go up in a crowd and come down with the football, tight end Austin Hooper should find plenty of looks in the Falcons’ prolific offense.
On-The-Phone: Devin Fuller
Slowed by injuries his senior year, Devin Fuller was one of the nation's most explosive receivers and return threats throughout his career at UCLA.
Fuller To Compete As Returner
GM Thomas Dimitroff liked not only seventh-round pick Devin Fuller's receiving instincts, but also his versatility as a threat in the return game.
Fan Announces Final Pick
Another Falcons' fan took to the podium in Chicago to announce the Falcons' final pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, seventh-round selection WR Devin Fuller from UCLA.
On-The-Phone: Wes Schweitzer
Newly-drafted offensive guard Wes Schweitzer put on over 80 pounds at San Jose State and brings another tough, smart lineman to the Falcons' mix.
Falcons Fan Announces Sixth Round Pick
Falcons fan Tony Blair took to the podium at NFL Draft Headquarters in Chicago to announce Atlanta's selection of guard Wes Schweitzer in the sixth round.
Schweitzer Slated at Guard
Falcons Director of College Scouting Steve Sabo told AtlantaFalcons.com's DJ Shockley that sixth-round pick Wes Schweitzer will play guard but can also play both tackle positions, as he did at San Jose State.
Highlight Reel: Deion Jones
LSU linebacker Deion Jones shows off his athleticism and tenacity in his LSU pre-draft highlight video.
From the Combine: De'Vondre Campbell
University of Minnesota linebacker raised plenty of eyebrows with his performance at the 2016 NFL Combine.
On-The-Phone: De'Vondre Campbell
Underscoring his cerebral approach to football and complementing his incredible athleticism on the gridiron, linebacker De'Vondre Campbell earned two degrees during his time at the University of Minnesota.
Fellow Draft Pick Calls Campbell's Name
A highly-touted and speedy linebacker officially welcomed another standout athletic linebacker as Falcons 2016 second-round pick announced the Saturday selection of De'Vondre Campbell in the fourth round of the NFL Draft.
Campbell's Speed, Versatility An Asset
Falcons Director of College Scouting Steve Sabo told AtlantaFalcons.com's DJ Shockley that Campbell's torrid speed and ability to fulfill multiple roles at linebacker made him very attractive to Dan Quinn's scheme.
Day Two Draft Wrap
Thomas Dimitroff and Dan Quinn reflected on a day that yielded LB Deion Jones and TE Austin Hooper then looked ahead at what they may be targeting with their final three selections on Saturday.
On the Phone: Austin Hooper
Austin Hooper told AtlantaFalcons.com's DJ Shockley that he takes as much pride in his prolific pass-catching pedigree as he does serving as a bruising blocker in the running game.
Dimitroff Thrilled With Versatile Tight End
After spending the first two picks bolstering Atlanta's defensive speed, Thomas Dimitroff and Company added Austin Hooper, a relentless, huge-handed pass-catching weapon from Stanford.
Falcons Take Tight End in Third
With the 81st overall selection in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft, the Atlanta Falcons lasso a pass-catching phenom from Stanford.
DiMarco Part of Memorable Military Moment
Just before the announcement of Atlanta's third round pick, Falcons' Pro Bowl fullback Pat DiMarco honored a Medal of Honor recipient and other members of the military.
On The Phone: Deion Jones
Newly-drafted Falcons' linebacker Deion Jones told AtlantaFalcons.com's DJ Shockley his versatility makes him a perfect fit for the defense Dan Quinn is building in Atlanta.
Deion a Natural Fit in Atlanta
GM Thomas Dimitroff lauded Deion Jones' speed, tenacity and range, projecting the versatile LSU standout to play outside linebacker in Dan Quinn's defensive scheme.
Neal Poised to Make An Impact
Newly-minted Falcons' safety Keanu Neal promised during his Friday welcome press conference to provide an immediate physical presence to Dan Quinn's defense.
Blank welcomes Neal to Atlanta
Falcons Owner Arthur Blank, GM Thomas Dimitroff and Head Coach Dan Quinn offered up a congratulatory phone call just moments before selecting the Florida safety in the 2016 NFL Draft.
Call From Falcons Overwhelms Neal
Shortly after receiving the phone call from the Falcons' draft room, Keanu Neal takes a moment to process the enormity of the moment.
Neal: 'I'm Ready For the Journey'
New Falcons' safety Keanu Neal met the Atlanta media shortly after being selected with the 17th pick in the 2016 NFL Draft.
Dimitroff, Quinn Thrilled To Land Neal
GM Thomas Dimitroff and Head Coach Dan Quinn lauded safety Keanu Neal's physical presence, calling him a perfect fit for Atlanta's defensive system.
Dimitroff: 'We Were Targeting Neal'
Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff told AF.com's Kelsey Conway the Falcons had their sights on safety Keanu Neal for quite some time.
New Falcon Neal Compared to Seahawks' Chancellor
NFL Network Analyst Bucky Brooks compares the Falcons number one pick Keanu Neal to another safety who used to toil for Head Coach Dan Quinn.
Falcons Select Hard-hitting Safety Neal
The Atlanta Falcons landed one of the most physical players in the entire 2016 NFL Draft, selecting Florida safety Keanu Neal.
Keanu Neal: 'It's a Blessing'
Keanu Neal discusses the difference between being picked in the first and second round of the NFL Draft on the "NFL Draft Red Carpet" with NFL Media's Melissa Stark.
5 Years Ago Today: Falcons Draft Julio Jones
On this very day five years ago GM Thomas Dimitroff and the Falcons pulled off a blockbuster trade to move up 21 spots to acquire star WR Julio Jones. Take a look back.
Dimitroff, Quinn Full Pre-Draft Press Conference
GM Thomas Dimitroff and HC Dan Quinn addressed the media on Thursday about their expectations for the upcoming draft that’s just one week away.
Falcons Make the Call to Beasley
Listen in as general manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Dan Quinn inform Clemson's Vic Beasley that they selected him with the No. 8 overall selection in the 2015 NFL Draft
UGA's Conley Completes Impressive Combine
University of Georgia wide receiver Chris Conley participates in NFL Scouting Combine drills and finishes the day with some impressive numbers in Indianapolis
Dimitroff Open to Players with Various Backgrounds
Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff explains more about how he evaluates judges personality and character traits in players during the Combine and NFL Draft process
Senior Bowl: Day 1 Practice Takeaways
Day 1 is in the books at Senior Bowl practices in Mobile, Ala., and NFL Media's draft analysts break down the first impressions they got from the crop of senior NFL Draft prospects.
Mayock Previews Senior Bowl
NFL Media's Mike Mayock lays out what he is looking for from the prospects participating at the 2015 Senior Bowl as practices get started Tuesday in Mobile, Ala.
Safety Pryor Likes Reputation as Big Hitter
Top safety prospect Calvin Pryor sits down with NFL Network draft analysts Charles Davis and Daniel Jeremiah to talk about the process leading up to the 2014 NFL Draft.
Missouri DE Michael Sam's bench press
Missouri defensive end Michael Sam recorded 17 reps on the bench press during testing at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine on Sunday.
Press Pass: Clowney, Donald Proving Doubters Wrong
Defensive Linemen at the 2014 Combine are ready to show off their skills to prospective teams and prove doubters wrong.
Jadeveon Clowney Under Pressure
South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney is used to pressuring college quarterbacks, but today roles are reversed. Go behind the scenes as Jadeveon faces the pressure of the 2014 NFL Combine media.
OT Lewan Tops 40-yard dash
Michigan offensive tackle Taylor Lewan impresses in the 40-yard dash with an unofficial time of 4.88 on his first attempt and improves to 4.85 on his second attempt.
Press Pass: Dimitroff Wants 'Rugged' Players
General manager Thomas Dimitroff addressed the media Thursday about coaching and personnel changes in the organization and what they add to their evaluation process at the Combine.
Insider Interview: Silver Talks Falcons' Needs
NFL.com insider Mike Silver discusses the Falcons' priorities in the offseason and the impact that Mike Tice, Bryan Cox, and Scott Pioli will have on the organization.