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Falcons LB Brooks Reed Out 6 Weeks Following Surgery

The Atlanta Falcons announced Thursday night that LB LB Brooks Reed underwent groin surgery. According to Ian Rapoport, Reed is expected to miss six week following this procedure. Falcons HC Dan Quinn mentioned earlier in the week that they were concerned about Reed’s groin injury, so it was possible that he could miss a portion of the year. Assuming ... ...
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Report: Surgery may be needed for LB Brooks Reed's groin injury

It was a great start to the 2015 offseason for linebacker Brooks Reed, but that was then followed up by a pretty brutal stretch.After signing a five-year deal with the Atlanta Falcons as a free agent this offseason, which included $9 million in guaranteed money, Reed has spent the bulk of the offseason dealing with groin and hip injuries. According to Vaughn McClure of ESPN, he...
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Jake Matthews, Brooks Reed to miss Falcons' preseason finale

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) Coach Dan Quinn is hoping the Atlanta Falcons' list of injuries doesn't get any longer. Left tackle Jake Matthews and linebacker Brooks Reed have been ruled out for Thursday's preseason finale against Baltimore, and the team has parted ways Tuesday with injured guard-center Peter Konz. Matthews, the No. 6 overall draft choice last year, is sidelined with...
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Brooks Reed limited in practice Monday

Atlanta Falcons linebacker Brooks Reed was held out of practice on Monday with a hip injury, reports the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. His absence is more precautionary than anything, then team says. "He had a strain so we held (him back)," head coach Dan Quinn said. "He participated some (practice). It was more precautionary."  
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Brooks Reed suffers setback with groin injury

The Atlanta Falcons have hit a bit of a bump in the road on the defensive side of the ball during voluntary minicamp. According to Vaughn McClure of ESPN, linebacker Brooks Reed went down with a groin injury that may keep him out for the start of organized team activities. "Atlanta Falcons outside linebacker Brooks Reed suffered a "minor" groin injury, according to multiple sources...
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May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons to open season on Monday Night Football

The upcoming 2015-2016 NFL schedule was released this past week, and there are plenty of intriguing games on the docket. The Atlanta Falcons have been given the privilege to open the Monday Night Football season at home in the Georgia Dome on September 14 at 6:10 P.M. They’ll face a talented Philadelphia Eagles squad in what will surely be an entertaining game. Going by their 2015...
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft Preview: Atlanta Falcons edition

Many NFL draft experts will say that the Atlanta Falcons are in desperate need of a top pass rusher in the upcoming draft. This notion may have been true prior to the free agency period, but as of right now I would have to disagree. The players the Falcons acquired in free agency should push them into a new direction with how they handle their picks int the upcoming draft. I truly...
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons sign OLB Brooks Reed

Brooks Reed will boost the Falcons’ run defense, but he’s not the edge rusher they need and the edge rusher they’re paying him like, giving him 22.5 million over 5 years with 9 million guaranteed. Reed, a 2011 2nd round pick, has graded out above average in 3 of the 4 seasons he’s been in the league, making 54 starts in the process. The only exception was 2013, when he graded...
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March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston Texans: Biggest winner in training camp

It has been a week now since training camp has started for the Houston Texans, and of course the team will have its ups and downs as a team in camp. Even so you can’t overlook the way some of these players have been in training camp so far. With a new coach for the Texans, it’s a learning curve for both the offense and the defense, but as of now, the defense has looked very good...
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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