Falcons are asking DE Osi Umenyiora to take a pay cut, source tells @FOXSports1. Slated to make $3.5m in '14. We'll see how this resolves.
NFL.com "The Atlanta Falcons already started getting rid of some veteran players like cornerback Asante Samuel and linebacker Stephen Nicholas. It looks like Osi Umenyiora is safe. Asked about Umenyiora's future at the NFL Scouting Combine Thursday, Mike Smith lauded Umenyiora's leadership and..." February 20
ESPN.com "There is no doubt where veteran defensive end Osi Umenyiora wants to be next season. He owns a home in the Atlanta area. He feels an allegiance to his Falcons teammates. He has tremendous respect for general manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Mike Smith. "I would love to stay, and I..." February 11
ESPN.com "Atlanta Falcons defensive coordinator Mike Nolan said veteran defensive end Osi Umenyiora met with coach Mike Smith about Umenyiora’s new reserve role. Nolan implied Umenyiora was content with the move. "As I’m sure Mike told you, he had a conversation with Mike and it went very well, was my..." December 17
#Falcons DE Osi Umenyiora was fined $15,750 for roughing the passer.
Osi Umenyora is the newest Falcon as he has agreed to a 2 year deal
Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Osi Umeniyiora, who was a major cog along the defensive line that help propel the New York Giants to two Super Bowl titles, finalized a deal with the the Atlanta Falcons on Wednesday. Umenyiora, the 10th active sack leader in the NFL, visited the Falcons last Wednesday, and his stated his desire..." March 27
New York Post "Osi Umenyiora reportedly won’t have the Giants to complain about anymore. The veteran defensive end, who became known as much for contract squabbles as production on the field in recent years, is set to bolt Big Blue and sign with the Falcons today or tomorrow, according to an Internet report..." March 24
Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Free agent defensive end Osi Umenyiora, the 10th active sack leader in the NFL, wants to join the Atlanta Falcons. Umenyiora, who visited the Falcons on Wednesday and has won two Super Bowl rings with the New York Giants, expressed his desire to play for the Falcons on the Jamie and Jerome Show..." March 23
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.
Osi Umenyiora has made his first visit. It was today with the Atlanta Falcons. No word on a signing yet.
NFL.com "In a depressed pass-rusher market, the news on free agent Osi Umenyiora has been non-existent since predicting 10 days ago that he would be the NFL's Defensive Player of the Year in 2013. As we enter the second week of free agency, word has finally leaked of Umenyiora suitors. USA Today's Mike..." March 18