Author Archives: Mohamed Abdullah-Bafakih

About Mohamed Abdullah-Bafakih

21-year-old journalist. California bred. Sports enthusiast. Just a college student balancing life's ups and downs but still constantly focused on that upward motion.

Unaddressed Issues That Need to be Addressed Before Training Camp

It’s still early to be making predictions on how the 2017-18 NFL season will pan out, though “experts” and oddsmakers in Vegas have already jumped in on the conversation since the conclusion of the Super Bowl. OK, maybe a few … Continue reading

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Mohamed Sanu Shows Bright Side of Flights, Gets Heartfelt Letter From Boy

Entering his second season with the team, wide receiver Mohamed Sanu has already left a lasting impression for Falcons fans on and off the field. An intricate part of the offense last season, Sanu is focused on becoming a leader … Continue reading

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Migos Does it Again for the Culture, Drop Falcons-Themed Song Featuring Julio Jones

The Atlanta-based rap group Migos have collaborated with Falcons’ star receiver Julio Jones once again. The first time was when Under Armour dropped a pair of custom cleats for Jones after Migos dropped their anticipated album “Culture” as seen below. … Continue reading

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First Danish-Born NFL Prospect in 10 Years on Falcons Undrafted Free Agent List

Andreas Knappe was built to become an Olympic archer, but the 6-foot-9, 320-pound Danish monster has traded his bow and arrow for pads and cleats as he signed an undrafted free agent contract with the Falcons on April 29. On … Continue reading

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Offensive Lineman Hugh Thornton Announces Retirement

In the prime years of his football career, Falcons offensive lineman Hugh Thornton announced his retirement on May 9 at the age of 25. Thornton was signed by the Falcons on March 21 with a chance to fill the starting … Continue reading

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SJSU Linebacker Christian Tago Among Undrafted Free Agents to Sign With Falcons

Former SJSU standout football player Christian Tago was among 21 college free agents to sign with the Atlanta Falcons on a non-guaranteed minicamp deal May 1. Tago was a four-year starter and three-time All-Mountain West selection and captain of the team … Continue reading

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Falcons Also Draft Riley, Harlow, Kazee, Hill and Saubert to Complete Draft Class

The Atlanta Falcons drafted and officially agreed to terms with the 2017 NFL Draft class, which features: UCLA linebacker Takkarist McKinley (26th overall); LSU linebacker Duke Riley (round 3, pick 11); Oregon State offensive guard Sean Harlow (round 4, pick … Continue reading

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