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Falcoholic Podcast: Reviewing the Thomas Dimitroff years - 2014

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Our ongoing podcast series reviewing the Thomas Dimitroff years for the Falcons continues today with his efforts in the 2014 season. This season featured a team that would go 6-10, leading to the termination of head coach Mike Smith.

To examine this season, I was joined by Kevin Knight, one of our editors and the host of The Falcoholic Live. We talked about the moves made by the GM and why this season was a mix of good and horrific.

Topics included:

  • The insane contracts given to Tyson Jackson and Paul Soliai
  • The drafting of Jake Matthews and why it was a great pick and continues to be
  • The infamous Dezmen Southward draft pick and why even Wisconsin fans were stunned by the move
  • Nabbing Devonta Freeman and Ricardo Allen later in the draft and how they are a testament to this relatively good draft class
  • So much more

If you’re interested in catching up with prior entries in the series, you can find links to them below.

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

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