Originally posted on ajc.com  |  Last updated 3/1/12
[caption id="attachment_2618" align="aligncenter" width="214" caption="Defensive Kroy Biermann has won the respect of Hines Ward. "][/caption]The Atlanta Falcons’ free agency dominoes are set to start falling and Reality Television star and defensive end Kroy Biermann is not going to be tardy for the party. Biermann’s re-signing is “imminent” and expected within the next 36 hours, according to a person close to the negotiations. The final sticking point is that Biermann wants a three-year contract. The team would like to lock him up for four years. The deal will land in the $10-12 million range, the source said. Biermann, a fifth-round in the 2008 draft, has been a core special teams player, part-time starter and key player in the defensive end rotation. He’s also has been solid when dropping in coverage, a particular skill that may get more use under new defensive coordinator Mike Nolan. Biermann has played in 64 games and made 17starts. He started 14 of 16 games in 2010, …
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