Found November 12, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
According to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports, the Atlanta Falcons have released defensive end Ray Edwards. Falcons are making a surprise move and releasing DE Ray Edwards, a big free agent pickup couple of years ago — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) November 13, 2012 Edwards signed with the Falcons during the 2011 offseason and has only recorded 3.5 sacks in 25 games with the Falcons.  It was a bad move to sign him in the first place.   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); })(); sr_adspace_id = 1000005525107; sr_adspace_width = 300; sr_adspace_height = 250; sr_ad_new_window = true; sr_adspace_type = &...
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