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Getting a jump on signing their most essential defender is a great idea."The Falcons have long been one of the better teams in the NFL when it comes to getting deals done early. This offseason thus far has been an object lesson in what can happen if you can’t get that done Youth Steve Bartkowski Jersey , as Vic Beasley will be here for $12.8 million on a one year deal and Grady Jarrett was just given the franchise tag as the team tries to get something long-term done.Given that, it’s no great surprise that the Falcons are already opening up contract talks with Deion Jones, their star middle linebacker and the next huge contract heading their way. Debo won’t be a free agent until after the 2019 season, but avoiding a situation where the team needs to consider a tag or even letting Jones walk is paramount given his importance to this defense. Consider this: Debo will only be 25 years old in 2019, and while he’s coming off a major injury, he was still a phenomenal player in just six games. He managed 53 tackles, six pass deflections, two interceptions, a forced fumbles, a sack, and a defensive touchdown over that span despite clearly being a little rusty, and the two seasons prior he managed over 100 tackles, three interceptions, and over 10 pass deflections. His speed and athleticism mean he can get involved in plays he’s light years away from when they begin, his instincts are so good he can make life miserable for opposing offenses, and he’s still young enough to get even better. The defense simply isn’t as fast and physical without him Stitched Brett Favre Jersey , and he’s arguably the single most crucial defender the Falcons have. There’s little question Jones will be looking to blow by Luke Kuechly for the most lucrative inside linebacker contract in the NFL, which means north of $12.35 million in annual average value. The Falcons will be challenged to do that with their current cap situation, but aside from retaining the likes of Matt Ryan, Julio Jones, and Grady Jarrett, it’s the most essential signing they can possibly get done. I fully expect them to, and I’m glad they’re starting relatively early. Hopefully, the negotiations with Jones will proceed apace and the team will have him locked up before the 2019 season ever begins. The Falcons are trying to achieve the goals of learning, practicing, and furthering the qualities of leadership."WhiteFanposts Fanshots Library FalcFans Podcast on The FalcoholicContact The FalcoholicFalcons StoriesScheduleRosterStatsYahoo Falcons NewsYahoo Falcons Team PageYahoo Falcons ReportYahoo Falcons Depth ChartYahoo Falcons TransactionsYahoo Falcons PhotosOdds About Masthead Community Guidelines StubHub 鉁旳tlanta Falcons visit U.S. Military Academy at West PointNew,5commentsThe Falcons are trying to achieve the goals of learning, practicing, and furthering the qualities of leadership.EDTShareTweetShareShareAtlanta Falcons visit U.S. Military Academy at West PointMembers of the Atlanta Falcons organization spent two days this offseason visiting the U.S. Military Academy at West Point located in West Point, NY. From April 10 through 11, Falcons’ players, coaches Youth Brett Favre Jersey , and front office members had the opportunity to thank individuals within the Academy for all that they do, as well as partake in leadership activities and learn more about the history of West Point.Dan Quinn, the recipient of the NFL’s 2016 Salute to Service Award understands the importance of the military, and strives to implements their teamwork and brotherhood into the game of football. Players who made the trip to West Point include: Ricardo Allen, Russell Gage, De’Vondre Campbell, Grady Jarrett, Steven Means, Alex Mack, Keanu Neal, Foye Oluokun, Matt Schaub, Duke Riley, Logan Paulsen, and Isaiah Oliver.Also joining the players were head coach Dan Quinn, special teams coordinator Ben Kotwica Stitched Matt Bosher Jersey , senior assistant Bob Sutton, owner and chairman Arthur Blank, Angie Blank, CEO of AMB Group Steve Cannon, SVP and chief communications officer Brett Jewkes, president & CEO Rich McKay, and director of strategic initiatives Justin Schaaf.It may have been a trip, but this was no vacation for the Falcons. The players took part in the “Trail of the Fallen” at the end of the first day. The trail features stones at the top of the hike that have been carried up and placed on the top of the mountain in memory of soldiers who have died in military conflicts.On the second day of the trip, the players, coaches, and front office members participated in three leader reaction courses. The course highlights the opportunity to strengthen team bonding and gives individuals the chance to showcase leadership qualities.Later in the day, the Falcons visited the West Point Post Cemetery to pay respect to the members of the US Corps of Cadets, its faculty, staff and West Point graduates who have given their lives in the service of this nation.The players were privileged to hear from John Kennedy, brother of Major Thomas E. Kennedy, who was killed in action while serving in Afghanistan on August 8 Youth Matt Bosher Jersey , 2012. Major Thomas E. Kennedy, nicknamed ‘TK’, was a graduate of West Point and a former Army hockey player. John Kennedy shared stories with the group about his brother, describing the type of leader TK was.If there’s one thing you can say about the Atlanta Falcons organization, it’s that they honor and respect the U.S. military. A member of the Falcons organization has been the recipient of the NFL’s prestigious Salute to Service Award for the past three seasons (Dan Quinn 2016, Andre Roberts 2017, and Ben Garland 2018). The Salute to Service Award acknowledges the exceptional efforts by members of the NFL community to honor and support U.S. service members, veterans, and their families.Additionally, CEO AMB Group Steve Cannon, special teams coordinator Ben Kotwica, and director of strategic initiatives Justin Schaaf are all West Point graduates. Senior assistant Bob Sutton spent almost two decades coaching at Army, from 1983-1999.
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