Falcons coach Dan Quinn said RBs Devonta Freeman (hamstring) and Tevin Coleman (hamstring) are "getting close" to returning.
Falcons RB Devonta Freeman (hamstring) rejoined practice on Monday.
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports "the belief" is that Devonta Freeman's hamstring injury isn't serious, but that he could be sidelined for "a bit."
Devonta Freeman left Thursday's practice with a hamstring injury.
D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution believes Devonta Freeman has the "upper hand" in the Falcons' running back competition, "right now."
According to ESPN's Dianna Marie Russini, the Falcons believe Devonta Freeman is the "right" fit in first-year OC Kyle Shanahan's scheme.
Devonta Freeman will open training camp as the Falcons' first-team back, ahead of third-round pick Tevin Coleman.
ESPN’s Vaughn McClure reports Devonta Freeman "has the edge" to start over rookie Tevin Coleman.
Coach Dan Quinn said Devonta Freeman will be "featured in a lot of different ways," including as a receiving option.
Devonta Freeman opened minicamp as the Falcons' first-string tailback.
Devonta Freeman opened Falcons OTAs as the first-string tailback.
ESPN Falcons reporter Vaughn McClure believes Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman will see "equal reps" in a two-back system.
Devonta Freeman is expecting the Falcons to use a multi-back system this season.
When asked if Devonta Freeman was ready to become the Falcons' feature back, GM Thomas Dimitroff said, "no question."