Falcons Waive Motta
Apr02

Falcons Waive Motta

The Atlanta Falcons waived former 2013 seventh-round pick S Zeke Motta today.

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Falcons Cut 11; Place 4 on Reserve Lists
Aug24

Falcons Cut 11; Place 4 on Reserve Lists

The Atlanta Falcons announced several roster moves today, including the release of 11 players and placing of four on various reserve lists to get down to the league-mandated 75-man roster limit before Tuesday’s deadline.  The ten players released were defensive end Theo Agnew, linebackers Brenden Daley and Darin Drakeford, cornerback Devonta Glover-Wright, safety Tyrell Johnson, wide receivers Julian Jones and Tramaine Thompson,...

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Atlanta Falcons Training Camp Preview 2014: Safety
Jul24

Atlanta Falcons Training Camp Preview 2014: Safety

The Atlanta Falcons safety position is one that is in flux, as free safety Thomas DeCoud will not be entering camp atop the depth chart for the first time in five summers. Finding a suitable replacement will be critical aspect of the team’s training camp. The player most likely to fill DeCoud’s shoes is Dwight Lowery. Lowery went under the radar this offseason because the Jacksonville Jaguars cut him early during the 2013...

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Peters and Motta Will Open Falcons Camp on PUP List
Jul22

Peters and Motta Will Open Falcons Camp on PUP List

The Atlanta Falcons made additional moves today in conjunction with their earlier signings, as D. Orlando Ledbetter of the AJC reports that defensive tackle Corey Peters and safety Zeke Motta will begin training camp on the team’s active/Physically-Unable-to-Perform (PUP) list. The pair will join wide receiver Drew Davis, who was announced earlier this month to be headed to the list when the team’s training camp begins...

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Motta, Peters’ Training Camp Statuses Unknown
Jun20

Motta, Peters’ Training Camp Statuses Unknown

Vaughn McClure of ESPN reported this morning that the statuses of Atlanta Falcons safety Zeke Motta and defensive tackle Corey Peters are unknown as of yet for next month’s training camp. Both players are coming off serious injuries suffered last December at the end of the 2013 season. Motta suffered a fractured neck in the Falcons’ Week 14 loss to the Green Bay Packers. He had offseason surgery on the injury, but his...

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