Ex-Falcon Thomas Howard Dies in Fatal Car Crash
Nov18

Ex-Falcon Thomas Howard Dies in Fatal Car Crash

San Francisco’s KRON reported earlier today that ex-Atlanta Falcons linebacker Thomas Howard, 30, was killed early Monday morning in a fatal car crash. Howard was released by the Falcons last week in a roster move to clear room for Sean Weatherspoon’s return from injured reserve. Howard had been signed by the team in late October, and spent three weeks with them before being released. Per KRON’s report, Howard was...

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Falcons cut Howard to make room for Spoon

To make room for the return of linebacker Sean Weatherspoon, the Falcons waived linebacker Thomas Howard today. Weatherspoon was placed on short-term injured reserve in September, and is eligible to return to the roster. He began practicing last week for the first time and is slated to return on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Howard was signed by the Falcons three weeks ago when the team released Jamar Chaney. Chaney was one...

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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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