Dozens of young girls and boys had a special experience, as several Atlanta Falcons football players participated in the Gatorade Junior Training Camp at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hall County at Positive Place on Wednesday in Gainesville.
It's hard to argue the importance education has on an NFL rookie.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Ovie Mughelli isn't swayed when others call Michael Turner "The Burner."
FLOWERY BRANCH - Kroy Bierman could be John Abraham's new pass-rush complement at defensive end for the Atlanta Falcons.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Mike Peterson, the self-proclaimed "Daddy Lion" of the Atlanta Falcons' linebackers, didn't wait long to assign his new protege a nickname.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Thomas Dimitroff said the Atlanta Falcons draft went by the script, even if the team didn't add pass-rushing help at defensive end.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It should have been one of the happiest days in Kerry Meier's life, a lifelong dream come true.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Atlanta Falcons have re-signed running back Jerious Norwood and punter Michael Koenen, who were restricted free agents.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Atlanta Falcons added bulk and smarts with Southeastern Conference talent on the second day of the NFL draft.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Sean Weatherspoon walked up to the podium at the Atlanta Falcons complex on Friday wearing a dark suit with a red tie, matching red pocket square and white Falcons cap.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Even after signing Dunta Robinson, the Atlanta Falcons were still focused on defense in the NFL draft.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons are opening the 2010 season at Pittsburgh.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Thomas Dimitroff finally gets to pick from a full deck of players.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Backup running back Jason Snelling and three offensive linemen are staying with the Atlanta Falcons after signing new deals.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Jason Elam returned to the team that drafted him into the NFL on Wednesday to say goodbye for good.
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