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SAM BAKER RUMORS & GOSSIP

Mike Tice will have to address the Atlanta Falcons’ offensive line

Now that we’ve had a few days to digest Sam Baker’s season ending injury, it’s possible to discuss what the future holds both for the Falcons’ and Sam Baker personally. Every time a player goes down, panic mode ensues for the next couple of days. Fans’ scour the internet looking for a veteran free-agent that might be mediocre enough to plug in as quickly as possible, and...
Via cover32 - Falcons
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons Injury Update: Sam Baker carted off the field with knee injury

 Atlanta Falcons offensive tackle Sam Baker injured his knee Saturday night against the Houston Texans.NFL writer Will Branson reported that Baker was carted off the field last night early in the second quarter.The diagnosis for Baker is a ruptured right patella tendon and looks like he will likely be out for the season. This isn't good for Baker who had trouble with his left...
Via NFL Injury Report
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons left tacklet Sam Baker out for the year with torn tendon in right knee

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- The Atlanta Falcons' revamped offensive line took a major setback when left tackle Sam Baker was ruled out for the year after injuring his right knee in a preseason game. The Falcons announced Sunday that the injury plagued Baker sustained a torn patellar tendon in a 32-7 loss to the Houston Texans. First-round pick Jake Matthews could move from right to...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Falcons LT Sam Baker Has Torn Patellar Tendon, Likely Done For Season

  Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that initial tests conducted on Falcons LT LT Sam Baker‘s knee indicate that he has a torn patella tendon. If further testings confirms the early diagnosis, Baker would likely be done for the season. Even if Baker only missed a number of weeks due to this injury, it’s already a major loss for a team that doesn’t have a lot of quality...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Sam Baker has a torn patella tendon

According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport,  Falcons left tackle Sam Baker sufferd a torn patella tendon during Saturday night’s preseason game against the Texans. The early diagnosis for #Falcons LT Sam Baker is a torn patella tendon, per source. If tests confirm, would almost certainly end his season — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 17, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: ...
Via Pro Football Zone
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons left tackle is done for the year; Next Up Jake Matthews

Sam Baker went down with an injury last night and is now expect to miss the entire year. Well now the weight falls on the shoulders of the number 6th pick in the draft. Jake Matthews is expected to start at left tackle now with the injury to Baker. It will be interesting to see […] The post Falcons left tackle is done for the year; Next Up Jake Matthews appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons OT Sam Baker could be out for the season

The Atlanta Falcons may have lost their starting left tackle Sam Baker for the season (Dave Martin/AP Photo) The Atlanta Falcons selected offensive tackle Jake Matthews sixth overall back at the NFL Draft in May.  They did not plan to immediately start him on the left side but it seems they might have to. Last night the starting left tackle, Sam Baker went down with a right knee...
Via Down and Distance
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons OT’ Sam Baker Reportedly Suffers Serious Injury

What was already a bad night for Atlanta Falcons starting left tackle Sam Baker ended abruptly when he was carted off the field in the second quarter Saturday evening against the Houston Texans.  Reports now indicate that Baker may in fact be lost for the entire 2014 regular season with a torn patella tendon. The early diagnosis for #Falcons LT Sam Baker is a torn patella tendon...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons’ LT Sam Baker carted off

Falcons left tackle Sam Baker was carted off the field during Saturday night’s preseason game against the Texans. From the way things looked and sounded,  it seems like Baker may have suffered a serious knee injury. Baker, who’s battled injuries since being taking in the first round of the 2008 draft, was emotional as he took off his helmet and was tended to by the trainers...
Via Pro Football Zone
10 days ago  |  Discuss

:Breaking: Atlanta Falcons Tackle carted off in first half

Sam Baker suffered a leg injury Saturday evening, and was subsequently carted off the field with what appeared to be a knee injury. Hopefully, the starting left tackle will be back on his feet soon enough. More details to follow. You may also be interested in::Breaking: Atlanta Falcons Tackle carted off in first halfWeekly Rewind: Cigars, Ice Buckets, and a whole bunch of smack talkThe...
Via cover32 - Falcons
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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