Originally posted on Helmet2Helmet  |  Last updated 4/29/12

It may not be overseeing the new-look, Luck-y Colts, or anything luxurious like that, but at least former Colts GM Chris Polian can say he's no longer unemployed.

As first reported by ProFootballTalk.com, the Falcons hired Polian to work in their personnel department. An official announcement is expected Monday.

Along with his dad, Bill Polian, formerly the Colts VP, he was fired by Indianapolis after the 2011 regular season ended. Though, unlike Bill, who quickly latched on with ESPN and has done a good job in his analysis, Chris hadn't found a new job ... until now, of course.

It's in a lesser capacity than he'd probably prefer, but, if that's all he's got at this point, there's no reason not to take the gig. The junior Polian has worked his way up through the league ranks before -- joining the personnel department of a perennial playoff contender isn't a bad place to start over.

And, thankfully, his arrival won't cause any current Falcons employees to lose their jobs, sparing them from what he had to endure in January.

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