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First Player Drafted By the Falcons, Tommy Nobis, Passes Away at 74

Tommy Nobis, the first player drafted by the expansion Atlanta Falcons and a hard-hitting middle linebacker who was never fully recognized for his talents on a struggling franchise that failed to make the playoffs during his long career, died Wednesday, the Associated Press reports. He was 74. The team said he died at his suburban […]

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