According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Atlanta Falcons are making a strong push to sign free agent defensive end Osi Umenyiora.
Falcons making strong push to sign Giants free-agent DE Osi Umenyiora and are trying to wrap up a deal with him before end of the weekend.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 22, 2013
After letting John Abraham leave in free agency, the Falcons need at least one viable pass rusher and that guy is Umenyiora. He’s not only a very good speed rusher, but he’s one of the best at stripping the ball when getting after the quarterback.