Found March 26, 2012 on Players View:

ATLANTA—Over the past 45 days or so Michael Turner’s nickname “The Burner” has taken on a whole new meaning.

We’ve learned that he has multiple kids with a couple of different women and that he had to break-up a brawl at his home as result of the situation.

This morning the Atlanta Journal Constitution reported that Turner has reached an agreement with a woman named Rasheeda Walker in regards to the custody of their second son.

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Todd McClure signing moves Falcons a step closer

With the news on Wednesday that veteran center Todd McClure had agreed to terms, the Atlanta Falcons continue to make steady progress in free agency minus at least one key player. Judging by general manager Thomas Dimitroffs rough estimate in January that the team would be able to retain eight of its free agents, the Falcons have exceeded expectations by that measure. McClure...

McClure, Falcons agree on 1-year contract

The Atlanta Falcons and veteran center Todd McClure have agreed to terms on a one-year contract. The team made the announcement Tuesday. McClure, who will return for his 14th season with the Falcons, had his franchise-best streak of 144 consecutive starts ended when a knee injury forced him to miss last year's season-opening loss at Chicago. He returned to start the 14 of the...

Falcons Agree to One-Year Deal with Todd McClure

A Falcon from day one According to the AJC, the Atlanta Falcons have agreed to a one-year contract with their long-time center Todd McClure. McClure was originally drafted in the seventh round way back in 1999. From 2002 to 2010, McClure played in every Falcons game. Last year he snapped that streak as he only played in thirteen regular season games. The Falcons know what they...

Falcons Awarded Seventh Round Compensatory Draft Pick

Last week Zach speculated that the Falcons would land a sixth round compensatory draft pick when they were handed out by the NFL. For those that don't know, compensatory draft picks are given out to teams that lose better (or more) free agents than what they receive. The compensatory draft picks are given out for the previous years free agents. On Monday, the NFL gave out thirty...

Saints agree to deal with LB Lofton

Former Atlanta Falcons linebacker Curtis Lofton has agreed to a five-year contract with the New Orleans Saints. Saints general manager Mickey Loomis, who announced the deal Saturday night, says New Orleans sought Lofton because he can play all three linebacker positions and is just entering the prime of his career. The 6-foot, 241-pound Lofton was a second-round draft choice by...

Atlanta Falcons Re-Sign Center Todd McClure On One-Year Deal

Photo Credit: Jimmy Cribb, The Atlanta Falcons haven’t made much of a splash in this 2012 NFL Free Agency frenzy, but could have smoother sailing in the upcoming season with controversy and distractions swirling in the Big Easy. The team announced on Tuesday that it has agreed to terms with center Todd McClure on a one-year contract, per Evan Silva of ProFootballTalk...

Lofton gets five-year deal from Saints

Former Atlanta Falcons linebacker Curtis Lofton has agreed to a five-year contract with the New Orleans Saints. Lofton, who was an unrestricted free agent, started all 16 games at middle linebacker for the Falcons last season. Jonathan Vilma is the Saints' current starting linebacker and defensive captain, but Lofton also has the ability to play other linebacker spots. '...

Curtis Lofton Gives Middle Finger to Atlanta Fans

The new public enemy #1 This weekend former Atlanta Falcons player Curtis Lofton made the decision to sign with the rival New Orleans Saints. The Falcons had made up their mind that Curtis wasn't part of their future plans when they opted to sign former pro bowler Lofa Tatupu. Mike Triplett of the New Orleans Times Picayune has an article up on Lofton and there is a very...

MLB Curtis Lofton To Saints. Is This An Insurance Deal?

METAIRIE, La. – The talk of MLB Curtis Lofton going to the Eagles came to a screeching halt when the team traded for MLB Demeco Ryans. That sent the talk of Lofton going to the Buccaneers back into over drive; especially in light of the Saints scandal. Then there were whispers that because he had priced himself out of the market that maybe the Atlanta Falcons would be able to...

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Saints claim they don’t plan on releasing Jonathan Vilma

Just last night the New Orleans Saints signed free agent linebacker Curtis Lofton to a five-year deal. According to Mike Triplett of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, the Saints have quickly come out and denied that they’ll release veteran linebacker Jonathan VIlma. “(Vilma) is still a big part of our team. A top player and leader for us,” Saints General Manager Mickey Loomis...
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