Mike Peterson

Mike Peterson

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/226 lbs
Born: Gainesville, Florida
College: Florida
Draft: 1999 2nd round (5th pick) by the
  • The Seattle Times

    Falcons sign former Bears DT Eddie Goldman to 1-year deal

    The Atlanta Falcons acquired run-stopping help for the middle of their defensive line, signing former Chicago Bears defensive tackle Eddie Goldman to a one-year deal Wednesday. Goldman, 28, started 73 of 81 games in six seasons with the Bears. He was a second-round pick from Florida State in 2015 and likely will compete for a starting job at nose tackle in the Falcons’ base 3-4 defense.

  • Falcons Wire

    Ranking the six best free-agent signings in Falcons history

    K | Morten Anderson (1995-2000, 2006-2007) Anderson signed with the Falcons two times during his NFL career. His first, and most notable, stint came after he was released by the Saints due to questions regarding his accuracy and salary cap constraints. These concerns came despite Anderson being voted first-team All-Pro four times while in New Orleans.

  • Sports Illustrated Atlanta Falcons News, Analysis and More

    Will Falcons Playoff Drought Continue in 2022?

    Out of all 32 NFL teams, only nine have failed to make the playoffs in each of the past three seasons ... including the Atlanta Falcons. The Falcons have struggled to field a winning team in recent years thanks to subpar coaching, inconsistency at the wide receiver position and struggles pressuring the quarterback, finishing with a league-low 18 sacks in 2021.