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Forrest Lamp to meet with Falcons tonight

INDIANAPOLIS — Western Kentucky offensive tackle Forrest Lamp is set to have a formal meeting with the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday night. He lifted 225 pounds 34 times and is projected as the second rated guard in the draft. He

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5 things to know about the Falcons on Wednesday 

FLOWERY BRANCH —  The Falcons (7-4) are set to face the rugged Kansas City Chiefs (8-3) at 1 p.m. at the Georgia Dome.  Here are five things to know about the Falcons on Wednesday: 1. Practice. The Falcons return to

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Are you ready for Michael Vick: A football life? 

FLOWERY BRANCH — The NFL Network will air “Michael Vick: A Football Life” following the Atlanta Falcons-Tampa Bay Buccaneers game on Thursday Night Football. It’s been nine years and seven months since the federal dog-fighting investigation rocked the franchise and

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5 things to know about the Falcons on Monday

FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons (4-3) suffered a potentially devastating game, 33-30 to the San Diego Chargers (3-4) in overtime on Sunday at the Georgia Dome. Here are five things to know about the Falcons today. 1. RIVERBOAT DAN: Falcons

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Shelby placed on injured reserve; safety Neasman promoted to 53-man roster 

Falcons defensive lineman Derrick Shelby, who suffered an achilles injury against Seattle, was placed on injured reserve on Tuesday. Safety Sharrod Neasman was promoted from the practice squad to the 53-man roster. Shelby’s injury was announced as a calf injury,

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Freeney to miss Dolphins’ game with back strain 

ORLANDO — Falcons defensive end Dwight Freeney to be held out of tonight’s game with a slight back strain, according to coach Dan Quinn. It’s a precautionary move and Freeney is expected back at practice as early as Sunday. For

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Former Falcons DT Paul Soliai visited the Panthers

  Paul Soliai (96) and Brooks Reed (56). By Curtis Compton Former Falcons defensive tackle Paul Soliai visited with the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, The Charlotte Observer reported. Soliai was released by the Falcons after refusing to take a pay cut. 

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