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2018 Atlanta Falcons Draft Coverage

‘Calvin Ridley will not be hard to use properly’ and more rookie receiver thoughts from Football Outsiders

Ridley’s headed for a strong first season, as Football Outsiders knows.

The 2018 NFL Supplemental Draft is here; will the Falcons make any selections?

The NFL’s 2018 Supplemental Draft begins today at 1pm ET, and this could be the most talented class in history. Will the Falcons have interest in any of the prospects?

The Falcoholic Live: Ep41 - Biggest Camp Battles & OTA Report

Join the crew of The Falcoholic Live at 8:10pm ET as they break down some of the biggest roster battles heading into training camp, and recap what we’ve learned from OTAs.

The Falcoholic’s 2018 post-draft roster preview: Defensive Tackle

The Falcons have the awesome Grady Jarrett headlining the DT rotation, but what can we expect from the rest of the group?

The Falcoholic’s post-draft 2018 roster preview: Center

The Falcons have the #elite Alex Mack as their starter at center, but what does the depth chart look like behind him?

The Falcoholic Live: Ep39 - 2018 Draft Recap & Ryan’s Mega-Deal

Join the crew of The Falcoholic Live at 8:10pm ET as they give their thoughts on the Falcons’ 2018 draft class and UDFA haul, as well as their finest takes on Matt Ryan’s extension.

Falcons ink four draft picks to rookie contracts

Everyone but Calvin Ridley and Deadrin Senat are now under contract.

The Falcoholic’s post-draft 2018 roster preview: Wide Receivers

The Falcons’ starting trio of Julio Jones, Mohamed Sanu, and Calvin Ridley could be the best in the NFL, but how does the depth look behind them?

Atlanta Falcons beef up the defensive line with DT Deadrin Senat

We focus on the skill set of the 2018 third rounder and what he brings to the Falcons.

The Falcoholic’s post-draft 2018 roster preview: Fullbacks

The Falcons’ vacancy at FB will likely come down to a group of four UDFAs, including two true FBs, an RB convert, and a HB-style TE.

The Falcoholic Podcast: How Matt Ryan’s deal impacts signing other guys

Some tough decisions will have to be made, ultimately.

Scouting Report: CB Isaiah Oliver, Colorado

The big, athletic CB from Colorado joined the Falcons in the second round of the 2018 NFL Draft. What are the strengths and weaknesses of his game, and how does he fit in Atlanta?

Why the term over-drafted is worthless

We’re here to upset the internet experts.

Atlanta’s day 3 draft selections represent much needed special teams reinforcements

Fear not Falcons fans, the special teams unit should be a lot better next season

Atlanta Falcons add outstanding talent in Colorado CB Isaiah Oliver

Here is a breakdown of the Falcons latest second round draft pick.

Staff grades and thoughts on the 2018 Atlanta Falcons draft class

How did this one shake out?

How drafting Calvin Ridley affects the Falcons’ outlook

Selecting the dynamic wide receiver creates more intrigue going into a pivotal season.

Overall thoughts on the Falcons’ 2018 draft class

After some time to process Atlanta’s six draft selections, here are some overall thoughts and grades on the Falcons’ 2018 draft class.

The Falcons fullback competition may come down to two undrafted players

Daniel Marx and Luke McNitt are the names to watch for the moment.

Selecting Calvin Ridley might be Atlanta’s new draft masterstroke

By purpose or by circumstance, Atlanta’s pick has skyrocket potential.

Special teams value was a major theme of the 2018 Atlanta Falcons draft

The Falcons recognized a weakness and spent their draft picks addressing on special teams.

2018 NFL Draft: Falcons select LB Foyesade Oluokun in the 6th round

The Atlanta Falcons have selected LB Foyesade Oluokun with the 200th pick in the 6th round of the 2018 NFL Draft.

2018 NFL Draft: Falcons trade up and select WR Russell Gage in the 6th round

The Atlanta Falcons have traded up and selected WR Russell Gage with the 194th pick in the 6th round of the 2018 NFL Draft.

Falcons trade up to pick #194

The recent rumors proved true, and the Atlanta Falcons jumped up to get their man on the third day

Best players remaining for NFL Draft 2018 Rounds 4-7

The Falcons have several selections left. Who can they choose from?

2018 NFL Draft: Recapping the second day’s action for Atlanta and everyone else

There are no guarantees, but Atlanta crushed it. What about everyone else?

Falcons draft picks: Where does Deadrin Senat fit on the Atlanta defensive line?

Senat will be part of a rotation, but he has the upside required to become a nasty defensive tackle.

2018 NFL Draft: Where does new Falcons CB Isaiah Oliver fit in?

This is a stellar pick, and the Falcons will put him to use immediately.

2018 NFL Draft second day live updates, schedule and discussion

What will happen tonight?

The Falcoholic Live’s Draft Party 2018: Day 2

Join the staff of The Falcoholic and some special guests for Day 2 of the Draft Party 2018 at 7:30pm ET! Double the picks for the Falcons means double the shenanigans.

2018 NFL Draft: The Falcoholic’s First Round Recap

So, what just happened?

Falcons players, fans react to the team’s selection of WR Calvin Ridley at No. 26

Reactions were all over the place for this surprise pick.

NFL Draft Grades: Calvin Ridley and the Falcons earn high marks from starry-eyed analysts

Wide receiver love is real.

2018 NFL Draft: Best players available and schedule for Day 2

The Falcons will be eyeing defensive line, secondary, and perhaps offense again on the second day.

Where does Calvin Ridley fit on the Atlanta Falcons offense?

Falcons 2018 draft picks: Calvin Ridley joins Julio Jones in Atlanta

Atlanta gives Matt Ryan and Steve Sarkisian one of the best receivers in the class to work with.