Falcons cut Irons

The team announced today that it has waived cornerback David Irons. Irons was a sixth round pick in 2007. Irons is the fifth player lost from the eleven-member ’07 draft class. The Falcons traded Laurent Robinson earlier this off-season, as well as dumping Daren Stone, Doug Datish, and Martrez Milner in 2008. In two seasons with the Falcons, Irons appeared in 20 games and played very little defense, not registering a single...

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2007 Draft Recap: David Irons
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2007 Draft Recap: David Irons

David Irons Height: 5-10 Weight: 190 College: Auburn Birthday: October 9, 1982 Hometown: Dacula, GA AGILITY TESTS & MEASURABLES 40 Speed: 4.44 20 Yd: 2.58 10 Yd: 1.53 Bench: 11 reps Vertical Jump: 29.5 inches Broad Jump: 9’3″ Short Shuttle: 4.30 3 Cone Drill: 7.18 Arm Length: 31 1/8 inches Hand size: 9 1/8 inches Wonderlic: 4 NFL Draft Countdown by Scott WrightStrengths: Very tough, physical and aggressive…A good...

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Falcons get Irons

The Falcons acquired three additional sixth round picks from the Jacksonville Jaguars by trading them their lone fifth round selection. With the first of these three acquired picks, they chose Auburn cornerback David Irons. Irons (5’10” 190) has good speed (4.44) and was a productive two-year starter for the Auburn Tigers. He tallied 90 tackles, 23 pass breakups, and 2 interceptions over that span after transferring from...

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Falcons will work out Irons

According to Scout.com, the Falcons will schedule a private workout with Auburn cornerback David Irons. The 5’10” 190-pound, corner earned All-SEC honors the past two years. He combined for 88 tackles, 2 interceptions, and 23 pass breakups in that span. At the Combine, Irons ran a 4.44 40-yard dash. He is rated as a mid-round prospect by NFL Draft Countdown. He is the brother of Auburn running back Kenny Irons, another...

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