Category Archives: Free Agency

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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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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Falcons Free Agency Tracker: Week One

Highlighted by the latest addition of defensive tackle Dontari Poe, the Falcons also reached agreements with newcomers Andre Roberts and Jack Crawford. Roberts, a wide receiver and kick returner, last played with the Detroit Lions while linebacker Crawford was with … Continue reading

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Falcons Upgrade Defensive Line, Sign Free Agent Dontari Poe

A quiet first week to free agency for the Falcons proved to work out well as the patience led to the signing of two-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Dontari Poe on March 16. The former Kansas City Chief visited with the … Continue reading

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