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Falcons' Julio Jones says it would be 'selfish' to hold out for new contract

...ways to go about his job in the Atlanta Falcons' new offense.The two-time Pro Bowl...teammate I can be and lead by example."The Falcons picked up the fifth-year option of Jones...year's cap hit of $5.2 million. The Falcons, however, are not in cap trouble.Jones...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-06-17/falcons-julio-jones-says-it-w
Vic Beasley eager to prove Falcons made right call in draft

...phase of his development with the Atlanta Falcons.Beasley, the NFL's No. 8 overall...That's the main part, playing for the Falcons and trying to win a championship. That's...important thing right now."First-year Falcons coach Dan Quinn said Beasley has adjusted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-06-18/vic-beasley-eager-prove-falco
Quarterback Matt Ryan likes the feel of Falcons new offense

...quarterback Matt Ryan believes the Atlanta Falcons have a chance to be special this year...Mike Smith, Ryan sees no reason why the Falcons can't build a foundation to return to...Jones and Roddy White are back, but the Falcons essentially have a new offensive line...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-06-16/quarterback-matt-ryan-likes-f
Falcons release veteran offensive tackle Sam Baker

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Atlanta Falcons released veteran offensive tackle Sam Baker on Monday.Baker...2011 season.After starting all 16 games in 2012, when the Falcons won the NFC South and reached the NFC Champ ionship Game, Baker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-06-15/falcons-release-veteran-offen
Newcomers make early impression for Falcons

...added in free agency to help put some teeth back in the Atlanta Falcons' defense.Reed, who played inside and outside linebacker...playing strongside linebacker and Durant at weakside linebacker.Falcons coach Dan Quinn has noticed how hard Reed is working to round...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-06-21/newcomers-make-early-impressi
Vic Beasley, Falcons come to terms on contract

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons have reached terms on a four-year contract with defensive end and former Clemson star Vic Beasley, the NFL's No. 8 overall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-06-12/vic-beasley-falcons-come-term
Falcons' Antone Smith starting to work his way back

Atlanta Falcons running back Antone Smith, who suffered...Smith is not likely to be cleared when the Falcons open their organized team activities Tuesday...been a standout on special teams for the Falcons since 2012.Last season he emerged as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-05-23/falcons-antone-smith-starting
Devonta Freeman makes opening bid to be Falcons' starting back

...Devonta Freeman believes he is next in line to be the Atlanta Falcons' starting running back.He has made an early statement that...with 248 yards and one touchdown as a rookie.Following the Falcons' first day of organized team activities, new coach Dan Quinn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-05-26/devonta-freeman-makes-opening
Devonta Freeman makes opening bid to be starting running back for Falcons

...Ga. - Devonta Freeman believes he is next in line to be the Falcons' starting running back.He has made an early statement that...with 248 yards and one touchdown as a rookie.Following the Falcons' first day of organized team activities, new coach Dan Quinn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-05-26/devonta-freeman-makes-opening
Falcons' Prince Shembo waived after being charged with killing dog

The Atlanta Falcons waived linebacker Prince Shembo on Friday, shortly after he was charged with aggravated animal cruelty.Police in suburban Gwin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-29/falcons-prince-shembo-waived