Predicting the Final Roster

Later today, we’ll discover which players that Falcons will keep and not keep on their roster for the 2009 season. Here’s my last minute prediction on who will stay.

I’ve compiled a list of 51 players, under the assumption that at least 2 of the final 53 will be players that are picked up on the waiver wire. I’ve also made a guess on who many of the practice squad players will be:

Matt Ryan
Chris Redman
John Parker Wilson

Running Back
Michael Turner
Ovie Mughelli
Jerious Norwood
Jason Snelling

Wide Receiver
Roddy White
Michael Jenkins
Marty Booker
Brian Finneran
Eric Weems

Tight End
Tony Gonzalez
Justin Peelle
Keith Zinger

Offensive Line
Sam Baker
Justin Blalock
Todd McClure
Harvey Dahl
Tyson Clabo
Quinn Ojinnaka
Brett Romberg
Will Svitek
Defensive Line
John Abraham
Jonathan Babineaux
Peria Jerry
Chauncey Davis
Jamaal Anderson
Kroy Biermann
Thomas Johnson
Trey Lewis
Lawrence Sidbury

Stephen Nicholas
Curtis Lofton
Mike Peterson
Tony Gilbert
Jamie Winborn
Coy Wire

Chris Houston
Brent Grimes
Erik Coleman
Thomas DeCoud
Jamaal Fudge
Tye Hill
Chevis Jackson
Will Middleton
William Moore
Chris Owens

Special Teams
Jason Elam
Michael Koenen
Mike Schneck

Practice Squad
Spencer Adkins
Troy Bergeron
Thomas Brown
Mike Butterworth
Robert James
Garrett Reynolds
Vance Walker

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