The Falcons made a bold move in the first round of the draft, and the pressure is on WR Julio Jones to show he was worth the price.
Overshadowed by the Falcons' bold trade to move up 21 spots in the first round to draft WR Julio Jones was the team's trade to move up 13 spots in the fifth round to take RB Jacquizz Rodgers.
GM Thomas Dimitroff is making it clear — it will take more than the addition of Julio Jones for the Falcons to go from a perennial playoff contender to a title winner.
PFW editors offer their take on the team that made the best trade in the first three rounds of the 2011 NFL draft.
Atlanta felt strongly about Julio Jones. Fantasy owners should temper their expectations for him, though.
The Falcons traded five draft picks, including their 2011 and ’12 first round picks, to the Browns in exchange for the No. 6 overall pick, which they used to select Alabama WR Julio Jones.
Falcons S William Moore was arrested on Tuesday afternoon in Gwinnett County, Ga. and charged with multiple traffic violations.
CB Brent Grimes should top the list of players Atlanta would like to discuss an extension with when things settle down.
PFW looks back at the last 10 players chosen with the 27th pick in the NFL draft, the most recent of whom, Patriots CB Devin McCourty, holds great promise.
The Falcons will have an intriguing position battle at defensive tackle if training camp starts on time this year.
The Vikings are looking for a successor to QB Brett Favre, as PFW identifies the top three draft needs of each NFC team.
Since being hired in 2008, GM Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Mike Smith have overseen three consecutive winning seasons — a first in franchise history — and they were each rewarded with contract extensions this offseason.
Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff, who has helped construct a roster that won the NFC South in 2010, has signed a multi-year extension with the team.
Ten years ago, San Diego made the difficult decision of passing on the NFL draft's No. 1 prospect, QB Michael Vick.
The Falcons re-signed their top backup on the offensive line, Will Svitek, on Thursday.