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PAUL WORRILOW RUMORS

Falcons linebackers Worrilow, Bartu embrace roles

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith has put a strong emphasis since the start of training camp on improving the team's run defense. Smith sees incremental improvement, but stops well short of saying the Falcons have cured the ills that made them the NFL's second-worst unit against the run last season. For Atlanta to succeed, Smith and his staff are...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

No more excuses, Atlanta must improve in the trenches

The only thing sadder than the Falcons 2013 rushing attack, would have been the sorry excuse for a run defense that the team fielded. While a couple of players, namely Paul Worrilow, excelled at bringing at defending the run, the Falcons’ defense was marred by both mediocre play and a handful of injuries. Ultimately, the Falcons ended up allowing 135.8 yards a game (2,173 total...
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

How Sean Weatherspoon can still help the Atlanta Falcons

By now, everyone in the world of sports knows that Atlanta Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon suffered an injury to his Achilles heel and will be out for all of the 2014 season. The biggest concern most have mentioned, is that the Falcons have lost a key leader on defense. This leaves fellow linebackers Paul Worrilow and Joplo Bartu suddenly grabbing hold of the leadership reigns...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons’ Training Camp Battles: Who Starts at Inside Linebacker?

With the Atlanta Falcons’ training camp set to get underway in just less than a month, it’s time to start looking at some of the more competitive position battles that will take place leading up to the season opener against the hated rival New Orleans Saints. View poll on FanMob Inside linebacker was a position with little doubt as to whom the opening day starters would be, but...
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July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Top 10 prospects: Inside Linebacker

Atlanta is in dire need of depth at the linebacker position, especially since switching to a 3-4 base defense. In my opinion, Sean Weatherspoon will be most suited for moving inside next to Akeem Dent or emerging second year talent Paul Worrilow, freeing up the LOLB position for an incoming rookie. As of today, it would appear Kroy Biermann is in line to be starting ROLB. Here is...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Gameday preview: Atlanta Falcons vs. Carolina Panthers

ATLANTA, GA- Although Christmas, like the Atlanta Falcons season, has come and passed quickly there are still some things left to play for at the Georgia Dome on Sunday, December 29 against the Carolina Panthers; that is revenge. In their last match the much improved defense of the Panthers, the Falcons only scored ten points which is the lowest points they have scored in that point...
Via isportsweb.com
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

IDP Rankings – Week 15

IDP Rankings – Week 15 Paul Worrilow has been on fire for the Atlanta Falcons and has amassed an insane 83 total tackles in just six games. A high effort linebacker in the Luke Kuechly mold this undrafted free agent has pushed himself into the LB1 category but there are 23 linebackers with higher owned percentages in the Yahoo! game. Worrilow should be rostered in every IDP league...
Via Win My Fantasy League
December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Week 12 IDP Waiver Wire Targets

The fantasy regular season is almost over, and the playoffs are looming. Here’s a look at some key IDPs to target on the Week 12 waiver wire to bolster your playoff run.  Good luck down the stretch! Paul Worrilow (LB, Falcons) Worrilow is a repeat from last week, but he’s likely still available in many […]The post Week 12 IDP Waiver Wire Targets appeared first on Punch Drunk Wonderland.
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November 18, 2013  |  Discuss
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