Falcons cut 13 including Shockley
Sep05

Falcons cut 13 including Shockley

The Falcons announced 13 cuts that get the team down to 53 players on the roster. The players released were: Troy Bergeron, Thomas Brown, Mike Butterworth, Robert Ferguson, Robert James, Aaron Kelly, Maurice Lucas, Will Middleton, Jason Rader, D.J. Shockley, Jose Valdez, Vance Walker, and Jamie Winborn. Shockley was a 2007 draft pick, while James and Brown were taken in the 2008 draft. Middleton and Walker were draft picks this past...

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Winborn officially signs

J. Michael Moore of AtlantaFalcons.com reports that officially free agent linebacker Jamie Winborn has been signed. It was originally reported by Scout.com on Thursday that the Falcons had signed him. But his agent indicated the following day that nothing had been worked out yet. To free up a roster spot, the Falcons cut rookie linebacker Rashad...

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Winborn not signed yet, agent says

Pro Football Talk.com reports that Jason Fletcher, the agent for linebacker Jamie Winborn, informed them that his client was still available today and had not signed with the Falcons. That contrasts a report from Scout.com yesterday that indicated the team had added Winborn. There has been no official announcement of Winborn’s signing at the team’s official site. Falcons blogger J. Michael Moore did post about...

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Falcons add LB Winborn
Jul30

Falcons add LB Winborn

Scout.com’s Adam Caplan reports that the Falcons have signed linebacker Jamie Winborn.  Winborn played last year with the Denver Broncos, starting 11 games, recording 99 tackles, 0.5 sacks, and defended 11 passes, which was tied for the league-high among linebackers. Winborn mostly played strongside linebacker for the Broncos last year as an injury replacement for Boss Bailey. The eight-year veteran has played multiple spots at...

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