Dimitroff named to NFL general managers committee

Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Mike Smith have been in nonstop meetings. (AP Photo/Paul Abell)

Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Mike Smith have been in nonstop meetings. (AP Photo/Paul Abell)

Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff was named the NFL’s General Managers Advisory committee by the league on Tuesday.

The members of the General Managers Advisory Committee are:

Kevin Colbert, Pittsburgh Steelers

Thomas Dimitroff, Atlanta Falcons

Rod Graves, Arizona Cardinals

Tom Heckert, Cleveland Browns

Marty Hurney, Carolina Panthers

Mickey Loomis, New Orleans Saints

Martin Mayhew, Detroit Lions

Scott Pioli Kansas, City Chiefs

Jerry Reese, New York Giants

Gene Smith, Jacksonville Jaguars

Mike Tannenbaum, New York Jets

–D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Falcons beat blog

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13 comments Add your comment

Jeff B

February 14th, 2012
4:22 pm

What the heck is this committee for?

Hockey Biltong

February 14th, 2012
4:25 pm

So, from now on do we refer to him as “NFL’s General Managers Advisory committee”, or “Mr. NFL’s General Managers Advisory committee”?

Falconbikerdude

February 14th, 2012
4:42 pm

Ummmm.. Who the hell cares? Where is our Championship? Where is our first playoff win?? C’mon Man!!!

ATL Fan

February 14th, 2012
4:46 pm

…or is it “NFL’s Generals Manager Advisory committee?”

TommyP

February 14th, 2012
4:51 pm

Who gives a damn?

If you’re going to announce his appointment, at least tell us what the committee even does.

Mark Z.

February 14th, 2012
5:00 pm

Joint sub-committee on the 50 yr line

SirReal

February 14th, 2012
6:12 pm

That may be rescinded if he whiffs another draft…..lol

Joe Tess Fish House

February 14th, 2012
7:38 pm

Its prolly a comittee 2 make fist round draft busts.

falconsrus

February 14th, 2012
10:36 pm

Good maybe he can ask Loomis why the refs let his O line hold but we can”t

Jeff B

February 15th, 2012
10:48 am

Nobody knows what this committee is even for. DOL sure doesn’t know. How is this news then?

Brian Hunt

February 15th, 2012
3:38 pm

Interesting that all the NFC South GMs with the exception of Tampa’s are on the committee.

Falcon Junk

February 15th, 2012
4:56 pm

Wottha hellll!

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