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Jason La Canfora of the NFL Network tweets that the Falcons are working out free agent fullback Jason McKie and Mike Karney today. The Falcons apparent interest in McKie is likely related to the knee injury Ovie Mughelli suffered in the Falcons win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
While the severity of Mughelli’s injury has yet to be disclosed, it does not appear to be season-ending and Mughelli himself tweeted Sunday evening that he would be back soon and the injury looked worse than it actually was. According to ESPN’s Pat Yasinskas, the Falcons interest in a free agent blocker likely indicates that Mughelli will miss an extended period of time.
McKie and Karney are noted for their physical blocking style, similar to Mughelli. Reserve running back Jason Snelling filled in for Mughelli after he suffered his injury on Sunday, and at various times in the past has done the same. In 2009, when Mughelli was sidelined for two games, the Falcons used Verron Haynes instead of Snelling pri...
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The Falcons will place Ovie Mughelli on injured reserve, ending the fullback’s season, according to a person familiar with the situation.
Mughelli injured his right knee during Sunday’s victory. Lions defensive back Louis Delmas hit Mughelli’s knee during a tackle in the fourth quarter following a 4-yard reception. Mughelli did not return after the injury and was on crutches...
Falcons fullback Ovie Mughelli's season is over.
The Falcons say they are placing Mughelli on injured reserve. Mughelli hurt his right knee in the fourth quarter of Sunday's 23-16 win at Detroit. He suffered the injury when hit by Lions defensive back Louis Delmas.
The Falcons also placed backup offensive guard Mike Johnson on injured reserve with a foot injury on Tuesday...
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Jay Glazer of FOX Sports tweets that the Falcons are going to place fullback Ovie Mughelli on injured reserve due to the knee injury he suffered on Sunday against the Detroit Lions. The exact nature of Mughelli’s knee injury has yet to be disclosed. Earlier reports suggested that Mughelli’s season would not end. Per Zach Klein of WSBTV, Mughelli...
Falcons fullback Ovie Mughelli's season is over. The Falcons say they are placing Mughelli on injured reserve. Mughelli hurt his right knee in the fourth quarter of Sunday's 23-16 win at Detroit. He suffered the injury when hit by Lions defensive back Louis Delmas. The Falcons also placed backup offensive guard Mike Johnson on injured reserve with a foot injury on Tuesday.
The Atlanta Falcons placed fullback Ovie Mughelli and guard Mike Johnson on injured reserve Tuesday.
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the Minnesota Vikings have released wide receiver Bernard Berrian. The Vikings have kept Berrian inactive lately on game days, due to issues he’s had with the coaching staff. I’m sure it won’t take long for Berrian to get picked up by an NFL team. He’s a proven veteran receiver that [...]
The Atlanta Falcons are working out fullbacks Jason McKie and Mike Karney on Tuesday, according to a league source.
The Redskins' problems go beyond injuries to major contributors like Tim Hightower. Jason La Canfora says there are several factors that could lead to a second-half collapse.
The Vikings have released Bernard Berrian, a league source told NFL Network insider Jason La Canfora, ending the curious case of the receiver who publicly fell out of favor in Minnesota.