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COREY PETERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Atlanta Falcons lineman Corey Peters could miss start of NFL season

Former Kentucky Wildcats defensive tackle Corey Peters could miss the start of the 2014 NFL season. Entering his fifth season with the Atlanta Falcons, Peters is currently rehabbing the Achilles he tore last December against the San Francisco 49ers. According to Vaughn McClure of ESPN, Peters could open the regular season on the Physically Unable to Perform List, which means he...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons: Falcons re-sign Peters; Jerry and Babineaux may walk

Atlanta Falcons: Falcons re-sign Peters; Jerry and Babineaux may walkThe Atlanta Falcons have not waited for the start of free agency to address personnel changes with players and coaches.  Atlanta re-signed defensive tackle Corey Peters to a one-year contract extension this past week. Peters has been with the Falcons for four years when they drafted him in 2010.  The third-round...
Via isportsweb.com
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking: Corey Peters resigns with Falcons

The deal was reached earlier this afternoon, the contract will be for one year. Peters is expected to be rehabbing his knee up until the late portion of August. Obviously, Atlanta believes in him as a potential fit once he gets healthy. Peters will have to play his way into a long term deal, but for now Atlanta has at least one defensive pass rusher returning. You may also be interested...
Via cover32 - Falcons
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: D.J. Key, DB, Tennessee- Chattanooga

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: D.J. Key, DB, Tennessee- Chattanooga  How many teams were recruiting you out of high school? -A couple of teams were recruiting me out of high school.  There was UT Martin, UT Chattanooga, and Carson Newman. Where did you choose and why? -I chose UT Chattanooga because I have visited the campus […]The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview:...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons defensive tackle Peters to undergo Achilles surgery

Falcons defensive tackle Corey Peters will undergo season-ending Achilles surgery after getting injured in Monday's loss at San Francisco. Coach Mike Smith said Tuesday that Peters suffered a non-contact injury and likely will be sidelined until the start of the 2014 season. Peters, a pending unrestricted free agent, was drafted in the third round of 2010 out of Kentucky. The...
Via AP on Fox
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

The Falcons should franchise DT Corey Peters since he is in a contract year

Coach Mike Smith announced Tuesday that defensive tackle Corey Peters will require surgery to repair an Achilles injury. It’s a terrible blow for Peters, who turned in his best season and will now enter the offseason trying to rehab an injury that will certainly deflate the value of any contract he signs. “This is going to be a tough offseason for […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Falcons DT Peters to undergo Achilles surgery

Falcons defensive tackle Corey Peters will undergo season-ending Achilles surgery after getting injured in Monday's loss at San Francisco. Coach Mike Smith said Tuesday that Peters suffered a non-contact injury and likely will be sidelined until the start of the 2014 season. Peters, a pending unrestricted free agent, was drafted in the third round of 2010 out of Kentucky. The...
Via AP on Fox
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Will Falcons make a mistake by not signing Corey Peters to a long term deal?

Curtis Lofton, Brent Grimes, John Abraham, and even Vance Walker all excelling with new teams. So the biggest question I have is will The Falcons make mistake and let Corey Peters walk too? This year Corey Peters has been one of the positives on the defense. Peters is having his best year ever with 41 […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss
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