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Falcons’ Defensive Report + Injury List; Preseason Week 2

A major let down in week one of the preseason, the Falcon defense rose to the occasion on Thursday, looking every bit the part of an 11-man, redemption-seeking unit. While things weren’t perfect, the D’s week two performance was certainly strong enough to assuage some of the concerns those following the team saw highlighted in […]

Falcons’ 31-17 Loss to Ravens Comes With Good, Bad and Ugly

The good the Atlanta Falcons showed in last night’s preseason opener will not, on the whole, overshadow the bad. The Falcons’ 31-17 loss to the Baltimore Ravens will not be marked by Julio Jones’ 109 receiving yards. Matt Ryan’s 155 passing yards are not enough to sugar coat more than a quarter or so worth […]

Falcons Training Camp Injury Update: DT Vance Walker Sits Out with Undiclosed Injury

With Corey Peters already out for an extended period with a foot injury, the Atlanta Falcons’ defensive line was dealt another blow yesterday when DT Vance Walker was forced out of practice with an undisclosed injury. Walker’s absence was reported by Falcons’ beat writer D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal Constitution. A four year […]

Falcons Not Ready To Give Up On DT Peria Jerry, CB Chris Owens

Falcons DT Peria Jerry and CB Chris Owens each have taken their share of criticism from fans for not developing as quickly as some would have liked them to, but they’re getting vocal support from head coach Mike Smith. Some suggested Atlanta should find a new nickel back in the offseason after Owens had a […]

Falcons Not Worried About the Knee Injury to Peria Jerry

Responding to reports that defensive tackle Peria Jerry’s knee injury was more serious than it first seemed, a source with knowledge of the situation told Pro Football Talk that the Falcons are not worried. The source said that the Falcons expect Jerry to be ready for training camp, but it’s still odd that they’ve never […]

What Type of Injury Peria Jerry Suffered Last Season Remians a Mystery

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that rumors are still going round and round about the injury that took place last season to first round pick Peria Jerry, and what part of the knee or ligaments were hurt: Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Peria Jerry only played only two games last season before going down with a mysterious […]

First-Round Pick Peria Jerry to be Placed on IR

The season is over for first-round pick Peria Jerry, as today the Falcons announced that the team is putting the DT on injured reserve. The first-round draft pick from Mississippi suffered a season-ending right knee injury in Atlanta’s victory over Carolina. Jerry’s injury is more bone-related and not a torn ACL. He should be ready […]

Team Working Hard to Get Peria Jerry Inked Before Saturday

Work continues to try and get first-round pick Peria Jerry inked before the Falcons start training camp Saturday: With training camp set to open Saturday, contract negotiations between the Falcons and Peria Jerry, their first-round draft pick, are heating up. “We are very confident that things are going to get taken care of by the […]

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