Latest Ben Garland News

Falcons address top need, sign guards Carpenter, Brown

Mar. 13, 2019 4:52 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — After Matt Ryan agreed to restructure his contract to clear salary cap room, the Atlanta Falcons quickly invested the new funds in protecting the quarterback. The Falcons on Wednesday signed free-agent offensive guards James Carpenter and Jamon Brown. Carpenter's four-year deal is worth $21...

The Latest: Bengals re-sign LB Preston Brown

Mar. 13, 2019 12:12 PM EDT

The Latest on NFL free agency Wednesday (all times EDT): 12:10 p.m. Linebacker Preston Brown got a three-year extension from the Bengals, who signed him last year from Buffalo. He was durable during his time with the Bills, but hurt his right ankle in the season opener with Cincinnati and missed the next two...

Free Agency-Falcons Capsule

Mar. 11, 2019 5:17 PM EDT

ATLANTA FALCONS (7-9) UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: G Andy Levitre; G Ben Garland; G Zane Beadles; RB Tevin Coleman; DE Derrick Shelby; DE Bruce Irvin; DT Terrell McClain; CB Justin Bethel; CB Brian Poole; SS Jordan Richards; OLB Kemal Ishmael; WR Justin Hardy; TE Logan Paulsen; PK Matt Bryant; LS Jon Condo....

Atlanta Falcons' Ben Garland wins Salute To Service Award

Jan. 30, 2019 10:39 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Falcons guard Ben Garland has won the NFL's Salute to Service Award. Garland was recognized Wednesday by the league and USAA for his exceptional efforts to honor and support members of the military community. He will be recognized on Saturday night during NFL Honors, the prime-time...