The Atlanta Journal-Constitution believes free agent FS Thomas DeCoud is a strong candidate for an extension and may not hit the open market.
The Falcons have yet to indicate whether they plan to re-sign free agent FS Thomas DeCoud.
Falcons FS Thomas DeCoud left Sunday's game in the first quarter after a helmet-to-helmet collision with Cedric Benson.
New Falcons secondary coach Tim Smith singled out FS Thomas DeCoud as someone who performed well in 2009.
Falcons coach Mike Smith named free safety Thomas DeCoud his defensive MVP for the 2009 season.
Second-year man Thomas DeCoud has been penciled in as the Falcons' starting strong safety.
Scout.com's Adam Caplan says second-year man Thomas DeCoud will likely be the Falcons' new strong safety.
Falcons coach Mike Smith says second-year man Thomas DeCoud has a "great opportunity" to be the team's starting strong safety.
Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff indicated at the Combine that he doesn't envision 2008 third-round pick Thomas DeCoud as a strong safety.
Falcons signed third-round S Thomas DeCoud to a four-year contract.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the Falcons are close to signing third-round draft pick Thomas DeCoud.
Falcons selected California S Thomas DeCoud with the No. 98 overall pick in the draft.