Found August 28, 2013 on Fox Sports South:
The Atlanta Falcons have until 6 p.m. Saturday to cut down to 53 players on their active roster. Here is a projection of the final 53, along with predicting the last five to make the roster and last five to get cut. Last Five To Get Cut LB Stephen Nicholas In his six seasons with the Falcons, Nicholas has started 48 games. But as the defense continues to experiment with multiple fronts and sub packages, he could be the odd-man out. The team also could save 3 million in salary by cutting him. Kroy Biermann has made the shift to outside linebacker, providing a better pass rush, and rookie Joplo Bartu has provided what the coaching staff hopes is a better cover defender than Nicholas, who was exposed in the playoffs by opposing tight ends. LB Robert James A fifth-round pick in 2008, James excelled on special teams last season but has never really made the transition to defense. Rookie Paul Worrilow has proved to be a tackling monster, so he might be able to replace James on special...
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