Building A Champion: Roster Moves That Got The Falcons To The Super BowlThe Atlanta Falcons went from a playoff contender to a team who missed the postseason three years in a row. However, smart personnel and player changes helped bring them back to the playoffs and into Super Bowl 51.
Silverman: Cooper, Beasley And Mariota Leading This Year's NFL Rookie ClassOne area that will continue to develop is the play of this year’s rookies. It takes a lot longer than four weeks for a rookie to write his story.
Fired Up Falcons Provide a Mirror Image To Giants In Substance And StyleIt is a homecoming for New Jersey native and new Falcons' head coach Dan Quinn. Quinn, who captained the high school football team at Morristown high school, was hired to replace Mike Smith after back-to-back losing campaigns.
Rookie Spotlight: Vic Beasley Will Be An Every-Down Player For Atlanta FalconsThe Atlanta Falcons weren't horrible last season, but help on defense was certainly needed. That's why they went out and drafted linebacker Vic Beasley who should be a big contributor in his rookie season and even wants to play every down.
Silverman: Rookies Cooper, Gordon, Beasley Will Be Worth Watching In Training CampWe haven’t said this in a long time, but the Oakland Raiders did not fool themselves when they drafted Amari Cooper with their first-round draft choice.
Palladino: Pass Rusher Should Be Jets GM’s Draft AlternativeAnother good pass rusher will make that reunited CB tandem of Revis and Cromartie look even better. If it translates into winning, Jets fans might even forgive for not getting the QB at all costs.
Mulling The Giants Potential 2015 Draft TargetsThe New York Giants selected the dynamic Odell Beckham, Jr. with the 12th pick of the 2014 NFL Draft. This year, the G-men currently sit in the eighth position, but much can change in the last two games of the season.