With salary-cap woes to contend with, the Falcons might have to bargain shop to address their needs -- starting with the pass rush.
Let's run through six teams, each of which is over the projected salary cap, and detail what they need to do to get their books in order.
The QB drama in the NFL grows by the day, is Russell Wilson looking for a new team? The NFL Live team breaks it down
The NFL Live crew talks about potential Russell Wilson trade rumors that are starting and where he could be on the move to, plus Deshaun Watson says he has no intention of playing for the Texans again, will they trade him? And Mel Kiper Jr. released his Mock Draft 2.0 today and did something he has never done before in his mock draft history!
From new homes for J.J. Watt and Cam Newton, to teams that should trade up to draft a QB, these are bold -- but reasonable -- suggestions for every club.
NFL Live, Today we cover the beginning of the franchise tag window and how it effects some of the leagues biggest players
We look at some of the biggest names that eligible for the franchise tag including Dak Prescott and how that will impact the Cowboys going further. Also is it time for the Falcons to move from Matt Ryan and can the Buccaneers bring the whole band back together,
The Falcons have released starting cornerback Ricardo Allen, who had 11 career interceptions in six seasons with Atlanta, and veteran defensive end Allen Bailey in a move that saves $10.75 million against the salary cap.
Chris Olsen, who spent the past 13 seasons as the Texans' senior VP of football administration, has been hired as the Houston Texans' senior director of football adminstration.
From franchises that will tear it all down to those that just need a few tweaks, here are the offseason priorities for all 32 teams.
The NFL and Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Grady Jarrett are teaming up to send 12-year-old Taeden Johnson to the Super Bowl after tragedy struck his family.
Falcons tight end Hayden Hurst on Thursday received the NFLPA's Alan Page Community Award, the union's highest honor.
Falcons owner Arthur Blank is donating $17 million to help a civil rights museum expand and offer new programming.
Former NFL quarterback T.J. Yates, who spent the past two seasons as an assistant coach with the Texans, will work with former teammate Matt Ryan as the Falcons' new passing game specialist.
Kyle Smith, who was promoted to vice president of player personnel last year by Washington and helped lead a successful draft and free agency period, is leaving to take a similar position with the Falcons.
What if the Jets offered the Jaguars a haul for No. 1 overall? What if the Eagles missed out on a top WR? What if the Cowboys could pick any defender? NFL Nation weighs in.
Veteran coach Dean Pees, 71, has been lured out of retirement to join the Atlanta Falcons as the team's defensive coordinator, while Dave Ragone has been named offensive coordinator.
While owner Arthur Blank thinks the Falcons could contend again quickly, their GM is charged with finding the best way to "sustained success."
New Falcons coach Arthur Smith and general manager Terry Fontenot both insisted Tuesday that they will collaborate on deciding the makeup of the Falcons' roster.
The Falcons have named Terry Fontenot their new general manager.
The Falcons are expected to hire Saints front-office executive Terry Fontenot as their next GM, sources told ESPN.
Arthur Smith, who has served as the offensive coordinator for the Tennessee Titans the past two seasons, has signed with the Falcons to be the team's new head coach.
Smith brings impressive credentials to Atlanta, but with several key veterans facing uncertain futures, a quick turnaround could be a challenge.
The NFL Live crew previews and makes game picks for the upcoming weekends Divisional Round. Could Tom Brady and the Bucs make it past Drew Brees and the Saints? Who will win the battle between Jalen Ramsey and Devante Adams? And can Urban Meyer be the man to turn things around in Jacksonville?