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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 add Defensive Tackle, Depth a Concern at the Moment

The injury bug has hit the D-line hard thus far in Falcons’ camp, and as expected the team made a move late Friday evening, signing defensive tackle Conrad Obi. Obi, a rookie from Colorado, had been in Arizona Cardinals’ as an undrafted free agent before being released. A native of College Park, Georgia, Obi provides […]

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 Sign Their First Two Draft Picks

The Falcons have inked cornerback William Middleton, their fifth-round draft pick, and defensive tackle Vance Walker, their seventh-round selection. Middleton, an Atlanta native, had seven career interceptions at Furman, including four in his senior season. Walker had 13 sacks and 110 tackles in his career at Georgia Tech.

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