Found January 30, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Thomas DeCoud
TEAMS: Atlanta Falcons
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  Atlanta Falcons safety Thomas DeCoud ended up breaking his middle finger during their week 17 game against the Buccaneers.  He ended up playing the entire playoffs and even the Pro Bowl with his finger all messed up. The picture above is the x-ray of his finger. DeCoud gets my tough guy award.               Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'http://widget.crowdignite.com/widgets/27484?_ci_wid=_CI_widget_'+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })();
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