The official start of the NFL offseason is now approximately forty-eight hours away, which means that the scramble for free agents will start before you know it. Although the free agency period has not begun yet, you can bet that teams across the country have already formulated a battle plan and have scouted the players that they are interested in bringing in.
One such team is the Atlanta Falcons, who had a solid 2012 season but ultimately failed to reach the Super Bowl. Here are five free agents that the Falcons should consider if they wish to be playing in Super Bowl XLVIII in MetLife Stadium come February 2014:
While adding some of these players to the roster should help the Falcons’ chances in 2013, there is still more the team can do to get even better, namely making the right choices in the 2013 NFL Draft. Check in next week to take a look at five players the Falcons should strongly pursue come April.