Latest Cordarrelle Patterson News

Falcons' London embraces health, contract at rookie minicamp

May. 13, 2022 18:17 PM EDT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Drake London celebrated good health and a new contract on the first day of the Atlanta Falcons' rookie minicamp. London, the wide receiver who was the Falcons' first-round pick in last month's NFL draft from Southern California, missed the end of the 2021...

Falcons release RB Mike Davis after disappointing season

May. 02, 2022 18:56 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — After a disappointing season with his hometown team, running back Mike Davis was released Monday by the Atlanta Falcons. The move was not surprising for a team dealing with salary cap woes, especially after the 29-year-old Davis rushed for just 503 yards and three...

Falcons add BYU RB Allgeier to offensive-themed draft class

Apr. 30, 2022 20:29 PM EDT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The offensive theme for the Atlanta Falcons continued on the final day of the NFL draft with their final three picks, including BYU running back Tyler Algeier. Southern California's Drake London, expected to be the team's new top threat at wide receiver,...

With QB decision in spotlight, Falcons need WR, edge rusher

Apr. 22, 2022 11:58 AM EDT

8. ATLANTA FALCONS (7-10) LAST SEASON: The Falcons were outscored 459-313, making seven wins something of an accomplishment under first-year coach Arthur Smith. Highlights included the play of rookie tight end Kyle Pitts, who led the team with 68 catches for 1,026 yards, and...

Falcons sign ex-Georgia star Lorenzo Carter to 1-year deal

Mar. 22, 2022 14:57 PM EDT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Former Georgia football star Lorenzo Carter is returning home to play for the Atlanta Falcons. Looking to bolster its pass rush, the Falcons announced Tuesday they have signed the outside linebacker to a one-year contract. Carter, who grew...

All-purpose star Cordarrelle Patterson re-signs with Falcons

Mar. 19, 2022 17:05 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons addressed one of their biggest offseason priorities by agreeing to terms on a new contract Saturday with all-purpose standout Cordarrelle Patterson. The 31-year-old Patterson confirmed the deal on his Twitter account, saying money was not his...

Ridley suspension for '22 makes WR area of need for Falcons

Mar. 15, 2022 15:07 PM EDT

ATLANTA FALCONS (7-10) UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: RB Cordarrelle Patterson, LB Foyesade Oluokun, TE Lee Smith, TE Hayden Hurst, S Erik Harris, PK Younghoe Koo, WR Russell Gage, QB A.J. McCarron, SS Duron Harmon, CB Isaiah Oliver, OL Josh Andrews, DE Steven Means, CB Fabian Moreau, LS...

Running backs hoping to change perceptions at NFL combine

Mar. 03, 2022 17:06 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kenneth Walker III believes NFL scouts may be shortchanging this year's running backs contingent. He sees a promising group of skillful, multi-faceted players, more than one worthy of being a first-round draft pick in April. Walker, in fact, could be at the head...