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Falcons RB Devonta Freeman Not Holding Grudge Over Choke Sign by Saints Coach Sean Payton

Falcons running back Devonta Freeman, fresh off his most productive performance of the season, isn’t holding a grudge against Saints coach Sean Payton heading into Sunday’s matchup, Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com reports. When the teams met 12 days ago in Week 14, cameras caught Payton making a choke sign in Freeman’s direction near the sideline […]

Falcons RB Devonta Freeman Ruled Out for Saturday’s Preseason Game

Falcons coach Dan Quinn ruled out running back Devonta Freeman for Saturday’s exhibition against the Arizona Cardinals as Freeman goes through the final stages of the concussion protocol, Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com reports. Freeman, who was injured in practice, didn’t travel for this past Sunday’s exhibition at Pittsburgh after playing in the first exhibition at […]

Falcons Running Back Devonta Freeman in Concussion Protocol; Won’t Play vs Steelers

The Falcons are set to take on the Steelers in the second week of preseason this upcoming week, and will do so without the services of running back Devonta Freeman, who Monday was placed in the league’s concussion protocol on Monday. Coach Dan Quinn said that Freeman was held out of practice as well on […]

Falcons Pushing to Get a Deal Done with Running Back Devonta Freeman

Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff and his staff plans to work “full time” on getting a contract extension done with Pro Bowl running back Devonta Freeman, D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. He wouldn’t rule out having a deal done before the first practice on Thursday, but was not overly optimistic. “That’s just […]

The Falcons Should Have Plenty of Firepower Again in Fantasy Football in 2017

The Atlanta Falcons had an amazing 2016 season, with an offense that was as good as any in the NFL, and many fantasy football players took advantage of it. If you look at any Fantasy Football guide for the upcoming season, you will see that once again the Falcons should have plenty of players to […]

Falcons RB Devonta Freeman Says He Has No Intentions of Holding Out in 2017

The good news for Falcons fans is it looks like things will be just fine when it comes to Devonta Freeman coming to camp and not holding out. Freeman gave a quote to ESPN’s Josina Anderson that seems to state that he’ll be more than happy to come to camp and eventually see where things […]

Devonta Freeman Says He Wants to Be ‘Disrespectful’ When it Comes to Running in 2017

Falcons running back Devonta Freeman wants to establish himself as less of a defender-friendly running back in 2017, Conor Orr of NFL.com reports. “Little things like breaking arm tackles,” Freeman told reporters Tuesday when talking about what he needs to improve on. “Running through — I feel like I could get better helping our offensive […]

Falcons Looking to Lighten the Workload of RB Freeman in 2016

Widely respected Falcons running backs coach Bobby Turner hopes to decrease Devonta Freeman’s carries in 2016, D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. “It’s about growth,” Turner told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “Free had a good year, but I’m expecting even a better year. Well, you’re saying, how can it be better? It can be […]

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