Category: Atlanta Falcons

The next $30 million QB? Predicting four through 2024

Dan Graziano ESPN Staff Writer Close Joined ESPN in 2011 New Jersey native and author of two published novels Follow on Twitter It’s going to take a while for Matt Ryan to count his new money, and plenty of folks will be counting along with him. The Atlanta Falcons quarterback just signed a five-year

Saquon Barkley, Roquan Smith top list of 32 NFL rookies who’ll make an instant impact

The 2018 NFL Draft is over and there is a lot of talk about which team had the best draft haul, but in most instances it will take a few years before we know exactly how a team fared. There are some players, however, who are in a position to make a difference right away.  Here’s a look at which draft picks have the best chances to make an instant impact on their new teams as rookies. The selections below are from different rounds of the draft, not just the first — quality players who find themselves in situations where they’ll be asked to be important contributors in their debut seasons.  Arizona Cardinals The Cardinals may take it slow with Rosen, but I think he’ll beat out Sam Bradford in