“We’re not going to start until April 23,” Falcons coach Mike Smith told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “The mandatory minicamp can’t take place until the last two weeks of the offseason program.”
Here’s the Falcons’ offseason schedule:
*A rookie minicamp is scheduled for two weeks after the draft, which will be held April 26-28.
*The offseason training program starts April 23 with weight lifting and meetings.
*Coaching sessions will start in Weeks 3-6 of the organized team activities.
*Mandatory minicamp is set for June 19-21.
–D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Falcons beat blog