The Atlanta Falcons weren’t horrible last season, but help on defense was certainly needed. That’s why they went out and drafted linebacker Vic Beasley who should be a big contributor in his rookie season and even wants to play every down.
The NFL has fined the Atlanta Falcons, stripped the organization of a draft pick and suspended team president Rich McKay from the league’s competition committee beginning April 1 following the team’s use of fake noise at home games.
Three of the four teams with which Austin has interviewed have already made their selections.
The Atlanta Falcons’ coach search could become a waiting game if their top candidate is Seattle defensive coordinator Dan Quinn.
Once Austin speaks to the Broncos, he will have interviewed with five teams.
By the end of the week, Austin will have already interviewed with San Francisco, Buffalo, Atlanta (twice) and Chicago.
The Minnesota Vikings have more confidence and optimism heading into this offseason than they did a year ago. They have two of the most important pieces in place in head coach Mike Zimmer and Teddy Bridgewater. Also, they improved in several areas from the past season. The Vikings have 12 free agents this offseason, but just one opening day starter.
New England’s offensive coordinator says he’s happy where he is, but at least one NFL team is seriously interested in interviewing him.
It’s time for a regime change in Atlanta. Despite this, not everything went wrong for the Dirty Birds this season.
An extra day off worked wonders for the Green Bay Packers, especially in the week after beating the New England Patriots in a heavyweight fight of a football game.