Atlanta Falcons release veteran safety Ricardo Allen, DE Allen Bailey
Atlanta began the process of reshaping its roster under new GM Terry Fontenot and coach Arthur Smith. The team announced the release of safety Ricardo Allen and defensive end Allen Bailey on Thursday.
2021 NFC cut candidates: Viable releases and potential surprises
With the salary cap set to drop, which NFC players could be released this offseason? Gregg Rosenthal spotlights the most likely candidates for the chopping block, as well as some potential surprise cuts.
NFL announces nominees for Walter Payton Man of Year award
The NFL announced today the 32 nominees for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award presented by Nationwide
NFL announces 32 nominees for Walter Payton Man of Year
On Thursday, the NFL released all 32 nominees for the 2019 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year for each team, with the winner being announced at NFL Honors, which will air on FOX on Feb. 1.
Julio Jones plans to play Sunday as talks continue
Julio Jones still doesn't have a contract extension with just days before the Atlanta Falcons kick off the 2019 campaign Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings.
Falcons owner: 'Very, very close' to Julio Jones deal
Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank feels that a new deal with All-Pro wide receiver Julio Jones will be completed this week, saying "it's very reasonable to assume it will get done."
Broncos-Falcons: What to watch in Hall of Fame game
The 2019 preseason has officially arrived with Thursday's Hall of Fame Game between the Denver Broncos and Atlanta Falcons. Here are five stories to watch in the annual preseason opener.
Falcons safety J.J. Wilcox (ACL) out for season
Atlanta Falcons safety J.J. Wilcox tore his ACL on Monday in practice and is out for the season, head coach Dan Quinn confirmed.
State of the Franchise: Can Falcons, Dan Quinn shake off 2018?
Two seasons after reaching the Super Bowl, Dan Quinn's Falcons missed the playoffs. Now, Adam Rank explains, the pressure is on Atlanta not to waste any more of Matt Ryan's prime.
Dan Quinn: Falcons' D will 'recapture' physical style
Dan Quinn overhauled his staff this offseason and is getting back to his roots as a defensive play-caller. The Atlanta Falcons head coach hopes those tweaks will "recapture" a more physical style.
Falcons owner Arthur Blank: 'I like where we're going'
Falcons owner Arthur Blank emailed a statement to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution in response to a comment in Peter King's column that he was becoming "restless."
Falcons agree with J.J. Wilcox on one-year contract
The Falcon announced Monday that the team has agreed to terms with veteran safety J.J. Wilcox on a one-year deal. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Week 4 Fantasy Streamers: Baker Time
If you just lost Jimmy Garoppolo for the season, don't sweat it! Andy Dalton, Case Keenum, and Baker Mayfield are all fantastic quarterback streaming options for the Week 4 slate. Graham Barfield breaks down the best available QB, TE, and D/ST plays in his weekly Steamers column.
Week 4 Waiver Wire Deep Dive: Dalton in, Luck out
Is it time to drop Andrew Luck in fantasy football leagues? Graham Barfield tackles the Luck dilemma and provides players to add, drop, and stash off the waiver wire in the Week 4 Deep Dive.
Raiders, Texans headline NFL teams with early reason to panic
Jon Gruden's Raiders are 0-3. As are Bill O'Brien's Texans. Meanwhile, the 49ers are suddenly down in the dumps and the Cowboys look listless. Who has legit cause for concern? Who needs to just take a deep breath? Adam Schein assesses the panic scale.
Injuries: Giants TE Evan Engram (MCL) week-to-week
The New York Giants will be without tight end Evan Engram for some time after suffering a sprained MCL during Sunday's win over the Houston Texans, Ian Rapoport reported.
Falcons safety Ricardo Allen suffers torn Achilles
The Falcons defense took another huge blow in Sunday's loss to the Saints. Safety Ricardo Allen suffered a season-ending torn Achilles, Ian Rapoport reported.
Debrief, Week 1: Chargers, Chiefs among teams on familiar path
Ben Roethlisberger's Steelers played down to their competition, while Patrick Mahomes kept the Chiefs' offense humming. Gregg Rosenthal examines seven teams sticking to familiar paths in Week 1.
Falcons, Ricardo Allen strike 3-year, $19.5M extension
Few teams in the league draft and develop their own talent like the Falcons. That point was hammered home when the team agreed to terms on a three-year, $19.5 million extension with Ricardo Allen.
Falcons promise Julio Jones to talk deal after season
It's no secret Julio Jones is looking for more money from the Atlanta Falcons, but the team isn't interested in renegotiating his contract during the 2018 season.
Former Chiefs safety Ron Parker signs with Falcons
Former Kansas City Chiefs safety Ron Parker has found a new home. The Atlanta Falcons are signed the veteran pass-disruptor to a one-year contract on Monday.
Falcons DB Ricardo Allen: Calvin Ridley 'the real deal'
Lost in the offseason hubbub regarding Julio Jones' holdout, rookie receiver Calvin Ridley has turned heads of teammates during workouts.
Five reasons why the Falcons will make the 2018 NFL playoffs
The Falcons have flourished under Dan Quinn and this year should be no different, according to Marc Sessler. He explains why Atlanta is poised to make the playoffs for the third straight year.
NFC South projected starters: Saints boast NFL's top triplets?
With all due respect to the Steelers, do the Saints boast the NFL's top triplets? Is Cam Newton in position to regain MVP form? Will Tampa Bay flip the script on defense? Gregg Rosenthal examines the loaded lineups across the NFC South.
Every Falcons interception | 2020 season
Watch every Atlanta Falcons interception during the NFL 2020 season.
Falcons vs. Buccaneers highlights | Week 17
Watch all of the highlights from the Atlanta Falcons and Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their Week 17 matchup in the 2020 NFL regular season.
Ricardo Allen scoops INT off bobbled pass
Atlanta Falcons free safety Ricardo Allen scoops an interception off a bobbled pass.
Best plays from five-turnover game by Falcons defense | Week 12
Watch all of the best plays from a five-turnover game by the Atlanta Falcons defense in week 12 against the Las Vegas Raiders.
Broncos vs. Falcons highlights | Week 9
Watch the full game highlights of the Week 9 matchup between the Denver Broncos and the Atlanta Falcons.
Ricardo Allen steps into open space to intercept Drew Lock's desperation throw
Atlanta Falcons safety Ricardo Allen intercepts a pass from Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock.
Panthers vs. Falcons highlights | Week 5
Watch the game highlights from the Week 5 matchup between the Carolina Panthers and the Atlanta Falcons.
Ricardo Allen flies in for big third-down stop
Atlanta Falcons safety Ricardo Allen flies in for a big third down stop.
Claybon, Kimmi Chex, Allen, MI Sec. of State talk voting amid COVID-19
Atlanta Falcons safety Ricardo Allen and Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson join Kimmi Chex and Patrick Claybon of NFL Network to discuss voting during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Falcons vs. Buccaneers highlights | Week 17, 2019
Watch the highlights from the Week 17 matchup between the Atlanta Falcons and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Kimmi Chex, Ricardo Allen, Jocelyn Benson challenge what 'true allyship' looks like
NFL Network's Kimmi Chex, Atlanta Falcons safety Ricardo Allen and Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson challenge what 'true allyship' looks like.
Ricardo Allen outmaneuvers WR to intercept Jameis Winston's pass
Atlanta Falcons cornerback Ricardo Allen intercepts a pass from Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston.
Best of Mic'd Up | Week 16
Experience the sights and sounds of the game from the perspective of the NFL players and personnel on the field in the Week 16 edition of "Best of Mic'd Up".
Allen on Allen crime! Ricardo picks off Kyle's red-zone throw
Atlanta Falcons safety Ricardo Allen intercepts the Carolina Panthers quarterback Kyle Allen off red-zone throw.
Rams vs. Falcons highlights | Week 7
Watch highlights from the Week 7 game between the Los Angeles Rams and the Atlanta Falcons.
Panthers vs. Falcons highlights | Week 2
The Atlanta Falcons get a balanced attack from quarterback Matt Ryan and running back Tevin Coleman to earn a 31-24 win over the Carolina Panthers in Week 2 of 2018.