The Falcons signed CB Terrance Johnson Tuesday and placed CB Brent Grimes on injured reserve.
Falcons CB Brent Grimes will go on injured reserve after suffering an Achilles injury in Sunday’s game.
Falcons CB Brent Grimes signed his franchise tender on Tuesday, the team announced.
The Falcons could be without one of their top defensive players when they gather for the start of their offseason program April 23.
The Falcons announced on their website Friday morning that they have placed the franchise tag on CB Brent Grimes.
The Falcons' Brent Grimes would have been one of the top cornerbacks available in free agency had the team not placed the franchise tag on him.
Frustration is mounting in Atlanta, but it doesn't make the Falcons' lack of postseason success any easier for the team to fathom or correct.
Falcons DE John Abraham is likely to hit the free-agent market, according to his agent, Rich Rosa.
Our Falcons sources expect CB Brent Grimes to be playing for a different team next season.
The Falcons will be without two of their top defenders this afternoon when they face the Giants in the NFC wild-card game at MetLife Stadium.
The Packers exposed weaknesses in the Falcons' secondary when the two teams met in last season's playoffs, and the Giants have the ability to carve up a secondary, too.
Falcons head coach Mike Smith said Wednesday that starting CB Brent Grimes will be sidelined for an undetermined amount of time after minor knee surgery.
Here's a key matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Falcons game.
CB Brent Grimes should top the list of players Atlanta would like to discuss an extension with when things settle down.
Seven more players have been added to Pro Bowl rosters on Monday.
While Dunta Robinson is the much more highly paid and widely recognized cornerback in Atlanta, the team's other starting corner, Brent Grimes, looked like the Falcons' best corner Sunday in their win over the Buccaneers.
Quarterbacks are targeting Brent Grimes this season, and the Falcons' third-year corner will likely see plenty of action the rest of the way as teams look to avoid throwing the ball toward CB Dunta Robinson.
The Falcons will have at least four players competing for the starting job at right cornerback in training camp, and this is a legitimate battle.
The Falcons landed a talented, expensive cornerback when they signed Dunta Robinson in March, and there could be an intriguing training-camp battle to decide who gets the starting spot opposite him.
The 49ers today announced that projected starting OLG David Baas has signed the one-year contract he had previously been tendered.