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SEAN WEATHERSPOON RUMORS

Projecting the 2014 All NFC-South team, Atlanta Falcons have four guys

The offseason is essentially complete, as teams wind down between now and the start of training camp, it’s possible to assess what each team has on their roster; things are essentially set, especially in terms of starting lineups. That being the case, it’s also time to start looking at how teams stack up within their division. One of the best ways to do that is to select the...
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Top five ways to spend the 4th of July

It is America’s birthday today, and we at cover32 would love to know how you are spending the day: View poll on FanMob Whether or not you are hitting the lake or cooking out, have a safe weekend, and RISE UP! You may also be interested in:Top five ways to spend the 4th of JulyI hate that Sean Weatherspoon will be lost for the seasonAre the Atlanta Falcons a “contender” in danger...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

I hate that Sean Weatherspoon will be lost for the season

Coming in to his contract year, Falcons fans were expecting Sean Weatherspoon to have a standout season. However, his torn Achilles came as a devastating blow to the Falcons’ defense. Many are skeptical at the Falcons’ ability to replace such a vocal player on this defense, and rightfully so. Sure, Spoon never really lived up to his potential, but it is hard to do that when you...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jonathan Vilma visiting the Falcons

Former Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma will visit the Falcons as they continue to search for Sean Weatherspoon’s replacement,  according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Networ. #Falcons are working out former #Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma today, I’m told. If deemed healthy, could fill Weatherspoon’s void — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) June 18, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '...
Via Pro Football Zone
21 days ago  |  Discuss

How do the Atlanta Falcons replace Sean Weatherspoon?

As much as it was a emotional blow for me, I can’t imagine the toll the news of Sean Weatherspoon’s season season ending injury took on his teammates. Spoon has been one of my favorite Falcons since he was drafted, but he has been the the vocal and emotional leader of the defense for the last few years. Losing his presence on the field and in the locker room is a massive blow...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons notebook: Who will replace Sean Weatherspoon?

There is no way to sugarcoat the loss for the season of Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon, who finished second on the team in tackles in 2012 with 114 in 13 games while only playing seven games last season because of various injuries. However, if the Falcons are fortunate in any aspect, it is in the timing. Last season, they lost defensive end/outside linebacker Kroy Biermann...
Via Fox Sports South
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons news: Falcons lose LB Sean Weatherspoon

It seems that no good news ever comes out of offseason practices for NFL squads, and this sentiment rang true on Tuesday for the Atlanta Falcons. The team announced on Tuesday that starting linebacker Sean Weatherspoon had ruptured his Achilles tendon earlier that day, an injury that will cost the former first round pick the entire 2014 campaign. The team’s high hopes for Weatherspoon...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons LB Weatherspoon suffers season-ending torn Achilles

The Atlanta Falcons announced on Tuesday that their top linebacker Sean Weatherspoon would miss the entire 2014 season with a torn Achilles' tendon. Weatherspoon was put on injured reserve-designated to return last season and missed seven games with a foot injury. He also missed the final two games of the season with a knee injury. The former first-round pick out of Missouri...
Via Fox Sports South
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons lost LB Sean Weatherspoon for the year

Today the Atlanta Falcons lost a very important player in practice. The Falcons linebacker will be on the prowl for a linebacker soon. Imagine Jonathan Vilma playing the Saints two times a year? @Atlanta_Falcons: Falcons LB Sean Weatherspoon ruptured his Achilles today and will miss the 2014 season. The post Falcons lost LB Sean Weatherspoon for the year appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons LB Sean Weatherspoon out for season

Sean Weatherspoon’s comeback from late-season knee surgery, has taken a turn for the worst. The Atlanta Falcons posted on their Twitter page Tuesday evening that Weatherspoon suffered a ruptured Achilles and as a result, will miss the 2014 season. Falcons LB Sean Weatherspoon ruptured his Achilles today and will miss the 2014 season. — Atlanta_Falcons […]
Via Full Scale Sports
29 days ago  |  1 Comment
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