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Julio Jones (ankle) was limited during practice Wednesday.

This is exactly how Jones' practice schedule started last week. He was limited Wednesday and Thursday and worked his way up to a probable designation for the game. He should be just fine for this week's game against the Lions.
Analyst: Howard Bender  View Profile

22 Oct, 12:13 PMSource

Harry Douglas, who's missed four straight games with a foot injury, did not practice Wednesday.

Another missed practice for Douglas doesn't bode well for his return to the field against the Lions this week. Unless there's some miraculous recovery in the next couple of days, it's very likely he misses a fifth game.
Analyst: Howard Bender  View Profile

22 Oct, 11:17 AMSource

Falcons placed C Peter Konz on injured reserve.

Just another blow to the Falcons already battered offensive line. He was by no means the best offensive lineman but after losing their starting center Joe Hawley, he was the next man up. The Falcons have signed Jonathan Scott to add depth to the line.
Analyst: Drew Phelps  View Profile

20 Oct, 02:44 PM

Falcons signed OT Jonathan Scott.

The Falcons are scraping the bottom of the barrel to find depth along their offensive line. The signing of Scott means that the injury to Konz is probably worse than they originally thought. If you are an owner of Matt Ryan, you should be really worried.
Analyst: Drew Phelps  View Profile

20 Oct, 02:41 PMSource

The results on Falcons center Peter Konz's (knee) MRI aren't in yet, but the feeling is that it is at least a significant sprain, per source.

The Atlanta Falcons have been devastated by injuries to their offensive line this season. They already lost their leader Joe Hawley for the season and now their capable back up Peter Konz to at least a significant sprain. Atlanta will be forced to roll with undrafted free agent James Stone if Konz ends up missing extended time.
Analyst: Drew Phelps  View Profile

20 Oct, 02:23 PMSource

Robert Alford recorded two tackles and had two interceptions during the Falcon's 29-7 loss to the Ravens on Sunday.

While the Falcons struggled to keep the Ravens in check, Alford did a tremendous job patrolling the secondary and giving Ravens QB Joe Flacco fits. He now has 21 tackles on the year with these being his first two picks of the season.
Analyst: Howard Bender  View Profile

20 Oct, 03:46 AM

Paul Worrilow recorded 10 tackles (three solo) and one sack during the Falcons' 29-7 loss to the Ravens on Sunday.

Worrilow continues to dominate in IDP leagues that count tackles as he ranks second in the league with 74. He also has one sack and one forced fumble so continue to put him to work for you each week.
Analyst: Howard Bender  View Profile

20 Oct, 03:43 AM

Matt Bryant missed his only field goal attempt but did successfully convert his one extra-point during the Falcons' 29-7 loss to the Ravens on Sunday.

In his defense, it was a 57-yard attemt that he missed. Bryant usually sees a little more action than this weekly, so chalk it up to just a bad game. With a tough Lions defense ahead of the Falcons next week, the offense could stall in Detroit territory thus affording Bryant with a few extra opportunities.
Analyst: Howard Bender  View Profile

20 Oct, 03:41 AM

Devin Hester caught three passes on five targets for 28 yards during the Falcons' 29-7 loss to the Ravens on Sunday.

With Harry Douglas out again, Hester got another opportunity as the team's No. 3 receiver. Unfortunately, the Falcons passing game had some trouble clicking and it was just a blah day for the veteran receiver. His targets moving forward obviously depend on Douglas' health, so continue to monmitor practice reports before thinking about using Hester again.
Analyst: Howard Bender  View Profile

20 Oct, 03:39 AM

Julio Jones caught five passes on eight targets for 56 yards against the Ravens on Sunday.

Well not only was Matt Ryan struggling to get ris of the ball, but Jones was being blanketed by the Ravens secondary and found very few opportunities to really do anything with the targets that went his way. Chalk it up to a tough day on the road for the Falcons and hope that he can overcome a tough Lions defense next week.
Analyst: Howard Bender  View Profile

20 Oct, 03:37 AM

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