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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Falcons add Thomas to practice squad

Linebacker Chase Thomas announced via his twitter that he has been signed to the Falcons practice squad. Likely indicating that other roster moves are imminent as the Falcons deal with the three vacant spots on their roster following the placement of Kroy Biermann, Bradie Ewing, and Sean Weatherspoon on injured reserve. happy to say i just got signed to the Atlanta Falcons practice squad #blessed never quit on your dreams —...

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Biermann, Ewing out for the season
Sep16

Biermann, Ewing out for the season

Falcons head coach Mike Smith announced in his press conference today that defensive end Kroy Biermann and fullback Bradie Ewing will be placed on injured reserve and are out for the year. Biermann suffered a torn Achilles tendon while Ewing separated his left shoulder during the first half of Atlanta’s win over the St. Louis Rams yesterday. Biermann has served as the team’s starting left defensive end, but has also earned...

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Falcons add help at tackle in Trueblood
Sep03

Falcons add help at tackle in Trueblood

The Falcons announced a few roster moves earlier today, signing offensive tackle Jeremy Trueblood. Trueblood replaces Terren Jones, who was waived by the team. The team also released guard Phillipkeith Manley, who was on the practice squad, with an injury settlement. It is likely that Jones will be replace Manley there if/when he clears waivers tomorrow. Trueblood originally entered the NFL as a second round pick in 2006 out of Boston...

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FalcFans Podcast – Ep. 37 “What About Sanchez?”

This week Allen and I have our big 2013 NFL Preview Extravaganza. But first we review the cuts made by the Falcons as well as preview the Falcons-Saints game, and our expectations for Week 1. Allen is very optimistic, while I am the opposite. Thereafter, we break down each division in the NFL, looking at potential playoff teams and ultimately make our Super Bowl picks for 2013. In the end, we get into discussion over how to get cheap...

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