Falcons Roster Breakdown

Brian McIntyre of FalconInsider.com takes a look at the Atlanta Falcons roster as the free agent signing period approaches.

Falcons heading towards free agency:

Unrestricted Free Agents

TE Marcus Pollard
TE Justin Peelle
OT Wayne Gandy
DT Grady Jackson
DE Chauncey Davis
DT Jason Jefferson
LB Tony Gilbert
LB Coy Wire
LB Michael Boley
CB Domonique Foxworth
FS Lawyer Milloy
P/K Michael Koenen

Restricted Free Agents

C/G Ben Wilkerson
G/T Harvey Dahl
OT Tyson Clabo
FS Jamaal Fudge

Exclusive Rights Free Agents

RB Jason Snelling
OT Patrick McCoy
OT Renardo Foster
CB Brent Grimes
SS Antoine Harris

Roster Overview

Here's a position-by-position glance at the contract status of each of the Atlanta Falcons that are presently under contract.

Quarterbacks

#2 – Matt Ryan
Age: 23
Signed through: 2013
2009 Base Salary: $3,500,000

#8 – Chris Redman
Age: 31
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $1,750,000

#3 – D.J. Shockley
Age: 25
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $530,000

Running Backs

#33 – Michael Turner
Age: 26
Signed through: 2013
2009 Base Salary: $1,000,000

#32 – Jerious Norwood
Age: 25
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $530,000

#27 – Thomas Brown
Age: 22
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $310,000

#34 – Ovie Mughelli (FB)
Age: 28
Signed through: 2012
2009 Base Salary: $2,500,000

Wide Receivers

#12 – Michael Jenkins
Age: 26
Signed through: 2012
2009 Base Salary: $1,500,000

#14 – Eric Weems
Age: 23
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $385,000

#18 – Chandler Williams
Age: 23
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $310,000

#19 – Laurent Robinson
Age: 23
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $460,000

#83 – Harry Douglas
Age: 23
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $385,000

#84 – Roddy White
Age: 27
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $780,000

#86 – Brian Finneran
Age: 32
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $2,000,000

Tight Ends

#82 – Keith Zinger
Age: 23
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $310,000

#85 – Jason Rader
Age: 27
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $460,000

#89 – Ben Hartsock
Age: 28
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $1,645,000

Offensive Line

#62 – Todd McClure (OC)
Age: 31
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $1,400,000

#63 – Justin Blalock (OG)
Age: 25
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $460,000

#66 – Nate Bennett (OG)
Age: 25
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $310,000

#69 – Alex Stepanovich (C/G)
Age: 27
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $800,000

#70 – Michael Butterworth (OT)
Age: 24
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $310,000

#72 – Sam Baker (OT)
Age: 23
Signed through: 2012
2009 Base Salary: $385,000

#74 – Todd Weiner (OT)
Age: 33
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $3,250,000

#76 – Quinn Ojinnaka (OT)
Age: 24
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $530,000

Defensive Line

#55 – John Abraham (DE)
Age: 30
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $5,000,000

#71 – Kroy Biermann (DE)
Age: 23
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $385,000

#75 – Simon Fraser (DE)
Age: 25
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $620,000

#91 – Tywain Myles (DT)
Age: 24
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $310,000

#94 – Kindal Moorehead (DT)
Age: 30
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $620,000

#95 – Jonathan Babineaux (DT)
Age: 27
Signed through: 2013
2009 Base Salary: $2,000,000

#96 – Willie Evans (DE)
Age: 24
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $310,000

#97 – Trey Lewis (DT)
Age: 23
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $460,000

#98 – Jamaal Anderson (DE)
Age: 22
Signed through: 2012
2009 Base Salary: $766,250

Linebackers

#50 – Curtis Lofton
Age: 22
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $445,000

#?? – Robert James
Age: 25
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $310,000

#54 – Stephen Nicholas
Age: 25
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $460,000

#56 – Keith Brooking
Age: 33
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $5,500,000

Defensive Backs

#22 – Chevis Jackson (CB)
Age: 23
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $385,000

#23 – Chris Houston (CB)
Age: 24
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $460,000

#25 – Von Hutchins (CB)
Age: 27
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $1,350,000

#26 – Erik Coleman (FS)
Age: 26
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $1,250,000

#28 – Thomas DeCoud (FS)
Age: 23
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $385,000

#30 – David Irons (CB)
Age: 26
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $460,000

#35 – Darius Vinnett (CB)
Age: 24
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $385,000

#37 – Glenn Sharpe (CB)
Age: 24
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $385,000

#42 – Eric Brock (SS)
Age: 23
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $385,000

#?? – Ronnie Prude (CB)
Age: 26
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $460,000

#?? – Marcus Paschal (FS)
Age: 24
Signed through: 2010
2009 Base Salary: $385,000

Specialists

#1 – Jason Elam (PK)
Age: 38
Signed through: 2011
2009 Base Salary: $1,700,000

#46 – Mike Schneck (LS)
Age: 31
Signed through: 2009
2009 Base Salary: $845,000




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