Alec Shirkey

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Contributor at The Falcoholic and general football enthusiast

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And Jake Matthews' Madden 15 Rating Is...


Among the best in the game! (for rookies)

Deion Sanders' school in danger of closing


Prime's business partner sounds a little shady.

Rush Hour: What Becomes Of Atlanta's Backfield?


No Jackie Chan / Chris Tucker duo in this rushing attack.

Backup QB: Luxury Or Key Ingredient?


We discuss No. 2's No. 2-man today on The Falcoholic.

Hard Knocks, Hot Takes


Spoiler: Hard Knocks is not actually the worst thing to happen to the Falcons since Bobby Petrino.

Tyler Starr Is A Blonde-Haired Beast


The small-school product has some big heart.

Which Falcons could get the August axe?


Another early look at Atlanta's roster.

Robert McClain, Renaissance Man?


The Falcons cornerback by day is also an artist... by day. Or night. I guess it could be both.

Why Atlanta Should Target DeMarcus Lawrence


Round two. Ready, FIGHT.

Could Atlanta Trade Back Into The 1st Round?


Many believe the Falcons will trade up at some point today, but could that move be from the second round back into the first?

Draft Preview: A Small-School Falcons Primer


A few names worth brushing up on for the casual draft fan.

Does Pioli Affect The Falcons Draft?


Vishnu knows his track record falls well short of "stellar."

Texans Owner Talks Houston's Draft Plans


Which is, of course, interesting for Falcons fans, as well.

A History Of The Sixth Overall Pick


A retrospective look at which players have traditionally come off the board at 'ole No. 6.

Lynch Talks Workouts, Skill Set At UGA Pro Day


Some observations from good 'ole Athens, Ga.

7-Round Mock: To Trade Or Not To Trade?


The exercise in futility continues!

Charles Sims Scouting Report


The WVU running back has several skills working in his favor. How would he fit in with the Falcons?

Marcus Smith Scouting Report


He's got that speed around the edge.

Julio Jones Should Be Ready For Training Camp


A good sign for the star receiver.

Falcons Show Interest In Bradford, Leno


The Dirty Birds are clearly interested in tackles and linebackers in the upcoming draft.

Report: Umenyiora To Remain In Atlanta


The veteran defensive end is expected back with the Falcons in 2014.

Goodman Bulking Up For 3-4 Role?


Atlanta's second-year defensive has apparently gained a few pounds this offseason.

Calvin Pryor Scouting Report


There are only a few free safeties of note in this class, and Pryor is one of them.

Falcons To Work Out Marcus Smith


Atlanta appears to be showing interest in the defensive end out of Louisville.

Yawin Smallwood, Mid-Round Sleeper?


Now approaching Yawin IV.

Falcons Ink Paul Soliai


Atlanta lands a true, blue nose tackle.

NFL Combine: A Day 4 Recap


A look back at all the performances on the final day of combine drills.

Aaron Donald, Falcons Draft Pick?


The former PIttsburgh defensive tackle expressed interesting in playing for Atlanta.

Kicker Review: Matt Bryant, Still Money


Matty B can solve your kicking woes anytime.

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