Twice-burned Falcons to venture into free agency with caution
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Under Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff, the franchise has a spotty free-agency record since 2008. The legal contact period for the next group of free agents opened Saturday and players can start signing with new teams at 4 p.m. Tuesday. The Falcons, with nearly $30 million in salary-cap space, certainly will look to fill some of their holes in free agency. "We're good from a cap standpoint as far as entertaining certain options in free agency," Dimitroff said. However, the Falcons will proceed with caution. "That doesn't necessarily mean we are going to go big or go home," Dimitroff said. "It does mean, however, that we'll be very mindful of what...