The Atlanta Falcons could get linebacker help in the near future as LB Brooks Reed (groin) was back at practice on Thursday.
The Atlanta Falcons gave up 14 receptions for 111 yards and a touchdown to Philadelphia running backs in Week 1.
The Atlanta Falcons will be rolling out five new starters on defense in Week 1 when they host the Philadelphia Eagles.
The Atlanta defense was dealt a blow as LB Brooks Reed underwent groin surgery and will miss six weeks of action.
OLB Stansly Maponga was deemed a "player to watch" prior to Atlanta’s third preseason game.