Originally written on Players View  |  Last updated 11/12/14
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John Abraham and the Atlanta Falcons feared the worst when the premiere pass rusher suffered a left ankle sprain in the final game of the regular season against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

The site of the hulking defensive end being helped off the field was burned into the brains of fans and assorted onlookers as the team prepared to eventually defeat the Seattle Seahawks during the divisional round of the NFC playoffs.

It was during Sunday’s game that Abraham aggravated the injury and was forced out of the contest.  

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