Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff expects to sign walk-year RB Devonta Freeman to an extension around training camp.
Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff said the team will not extend walk-year RB Devonta Freeman during free agency.
Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff is optimistic about extending contract-year RB Devonta Freeman this offseason.
Devonta Freeman rushed 11 times for 75 yards and a touchdown and caught 2-of-2 targets for 46 yards in the Falcons' Super Bowl 51 loss to the Patriots.
Updating a previous item, Devonta Freeman's 2017 salary will escalate to $1.838 million.
Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff said the team will address Devonta Freeman's contract this offseason.
The agent for Devonta Freeman told NFL.com her client deserves to be paid like an "elite back."
Devonta Freeman rushed 14 times for 42 yards in the Falcons' NFC Championship Game win over the Packers, adding four catches for 42 yards and a touchdown.
Devonta Freeman rushed 14 times for 45 yards and a touchdown in the Falcons' Divisional Round win over the Seahawks, adding four receptions for 80 additional yards.
Devonta Freeman rushed 12 times for 96 yards and one touchdown in the Falcons' Week 17 win over the Saints.
Devonta Freeman rushed 13 times for 53 yards and caught 8-of-8 targets for 35 yards in the Falcons' Week 16 win over the Panthers.
Devonta Freeman supplied 139 yards and three touchdowns on 20 carries while adding two catches for 16 yards on two targets Sunday in the Falcons' Week 15 win over the 49ers.
Devonta Freeman rushed six times for six yards and reeled in two-of-three targets for 12 yards Sunday in the Falcons' Week 14 win over the Rams.
Devonta Freeman rushed 15 times for 56 yards and two touchdowns in the Falcons' Week 13 loss to the Chiefs, adding four receptions for 49 additional yards.