Falcons sign Thomas Howard; Add safety Baker to Practice Squad

The Atlanta Falcons signed free agent linebacker Thomas Howard today to replace linebacker Jamar Chaney, who the team cut. They also signed safety Sean Baker to the practice squad to replace wide receiver Darius Johnson, who was promoted to the active roster on Saturday. Chaney was first signed by the team in September after the injury to linebacker Sean Weatherspoon that landed him on the short-term injured reserve. Howard went...

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Falcons sign Gaither and Chaney; promote DiMarco
Sep17

Falcons sign Gaither and Chaney; promote DiMarco

The Falcons announced the signings of free agent linebackers Omar Gaither and Jamar Chaney to the roster today. The team also officially announced the previously reported signing of linebacker Chase Thomas to the practice squad, as he will replace fullback Patrick DiMarco, who was promoted to the active roster. Gaither and Chaney are both former Philadelphia Eagles, having both played for the team in 2010. After that season, Gaither...

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