Romberg returns again

The Falcons announced that they have re-signed center Brett Romberg for the second time in two weeks. The team waived center Rob Bruggeman to make room for Romberg. The Falcons originally signed Romberg on August 30, after an injury to starter Todd McClure. But he was cut a few days later during the Falcons final roster cutdown to 53 players. Romberg played in 9 games in 2009 with the...

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Falcons cut 10 to get down to 53

The Falcons announced the last ten roster moves to get down to the 53-player limit today. The cuts included: S Rafael Bush, WR Kevin Cone, WR D.J. Davis, OG Andrew Jackson, LB Robert James, C Brett Romberg, DE Emmanuel Stephens, OT Jose Valdez, and QB John Parker Wilson. The team also announced that it reached an injury settlement with TE Ryan Winterswyk, resulting in his release as well. Prominent among the moves was the departure of...

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Romberg returns to Falcons

The Falcons announced the release of six players today to get their roster number down to 79 players. Instead of that extra spot being filled by safety James Sanders, the team opted to sign center Brett Romberg in the wake of the news that starting center Todd McClure is out for at least the season opener. Romberg has been out of football since being cut by the Falcons last September. Romberg joined the Falcons prior to the 2009...

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Falcons cut 20 including two 2008 draft picks

The Falcons announced 20 roster moves today in an effort to get their roster down to 53 players. With these twenty moves, the Falcons roster stands at 55 players, although the Falcons hold two extra spots due to the exemptions gained from the suspensions of both James and Babineaux. The Falcons moves included tight end Robbie Agnone, wide receivers Troy Bergeron and Tim Buckley, safeties Eric Brock and Rafael Bush, cornerbacks...

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Revisiting the Final Roster Prediction

We’re halfway through the preseason and training camp has finally wrapped up. I wanted to look at the final roster prediction that I made at the start of camp to see if there were any revisions that I wanted to make. And there aren’t a lot. QB: This spot remains unchanged with Ryan, Redman, and Wilson locking up spots. RB: I am not as confident with my prediction of Antone Smith, because I think he and Dimitri Nance...

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