Slight dip for the Falcons , who have taken it on the chin thus far in free agency. Nothing horrible, but losing Adrian Clayborn and Taylor Gabriel -- two solid and occasionally spectacular performers -- does put a dent in matters. ( SEE
The Patriots have dipped their hand into the free-agent pool. New England signed open-market defensive end Adrian Clayborn , a source told NFL Network's Mike Garafolo on Friday. The team later confirmed the signing. Set to turn 30 in
Washington is keeping one of its best players. Linebacker Zach Brown is returning to the Redskins on a three-year, $24 million deal. What other free agency news are we following?
eventual Super Bowl champions. The Falcons could certainly use more beef on the defensive line, where Dontari Poe and Adrian Clayborn are likely to leave in free agency. The offensive line got pushed around too much in short-yardage situations
Before the free agency frenzy kicks off, Gregg Rosenthal spotlights some NFL trends that will impact this year's open market -- like a trade tsunami that's being spearheaded by the Browns and Rams.
but there's still a ton of room for improvement. Good fit. PICK 26 Maurice Hurst - DT, Michigan Dontari Poe , Adrian Clayborn and Ahtyba Rubin are all veteran free agents this offseason. Hurst is an elite interior pass rusher who has the smarts
NFL free agency begins on March 14. Who'll be available for the plucking? Gregg Rosenthal and Chris Wesseling have combined their personal rankings to formulate NFL.com's Top 101 Free Agents of 2018.
NFL free agency officially begins at 4 p.m. ET on March 14. Here is a team-by-team listing of the players set to hit the open market.
Gregg Rosenthal and Chris Wesseling reveal the NFL's top 101 free agents of 2018.
0) in four years. At 6-foot-6 and 255 pounds, he has room to grow, but the potential is tantalizing. 8) Adrian Clayborn , free agent Clayborn had a career-high 9.5 sacks with the Falcons in 2017, but that figure was largely reliant
potentially lose its top slot receiver (Taylor Gabriel), top return man (Andre Roberts) and leading sack master ( Adrian Clayborn ) to free agency. If the Falcons can manage to secure a hometown discount for any of those three or Dontari Poe
The Chiefs have agreed to trade quarterback Alex Smith to Washington Redskins. How did players around the NFL respond to the blockbuster trade?
NFL Network's Brian Baldinger takes a look at how Atlanta Falcons defensive end Adrian Clayborn set the Falcons' single-game sack record against the Dallas Cowboys, taking down Dak Prescott six times.
The Atlanta Falcons take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 15 of NFL action.
Falcons Adrian Clayborn , Vic Beasley, and Grady Jarrett attack the line.
pretty tough. It's one of those things where most of us only know when we're seeing bad o-line play. Think of Adrian Clayborn absolutely undressing Dallas' Tyron Smith-less offensive line to the tune of six sacks back in Week 10. Things
The New Orleans Saints take on the Atlanta Falcons in Week 14 of NFL action.
around the Cowboys of late. It certainly wasn't there during a 27-7 loss to Atlanta , when Falcons defensive end Adrian Clayborn tormented Dallas with a career-high six sacks. That swagger also wasn't anywhere to be found in the Cowboys
story. The absence of Tyron Smith and the woeful performance of backup Chaz Green gave up a legendary performance to Adrian Clayborn of the Falcons in Week 10. He collected seven of Atlanta's eight pressures accumulated over the left side of the
game up over this winning stretch, posting a rating of 100 or higher in each of the three victories. Then there is Adrian Clayborn , who is dunking on quarterbacks enough to make Dominique Wilkins' legs tired. All of it adds up to the Falcons
rankings. 7. One week after dismantling Dallas' backup tackles for a staggering six sacks, Falcons defensive end Adrian Clayborn reached the end zone on a pivotal 10-yard fumble return to open the second quarter. Clayborn can thank rookie Takkarist
Jarrett's rise and the individual play by cornerback Desmond Trufant , linebacker Deion Jones and pass rusher Adrian Clayborn provides hope that the underachieving Falcons defense can improve down the stretch like it did a year ago. Pat Shurmur
Week 11 of the 2017 NFL season is behind us, but there were plenty of standout performances. Who should be the Castrol EDGE Clutch Performer for Week 11?
Castrol EDGE Clutch Performer of the Week Here are the Castrol EDGE Clutch Performers of the Week nominees for Week 11. CLUTCH PERFORMER OF THE WEEK NOMINEES Antonio Brown, Pittsburgh Steelers Brown recorded 10 receptions for 144 yards and three touchdowns in the Steelers ' 40-17 win over the
Sunday's Week 11 games are in the books. Some teams that were on a hot streak saw that come to an end this week. Here are our big takeaways from the weekend.