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Falcons make practice squad move

3:40 pm Sep. 19, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH — ‪Falcons signed defensive tackle Taniela Tupou to the practice squad and waived running back Jhurell Pressley on Tuesday.

Jones, Gabriel will play against the Cardinals 

3:46 pm Aug. 26, 2017

Falcons All Pro wide receiver Julio Jones and speedy slot receiver Taylor Gabriel will play tonight against the Cardinals in the opening game at the new $1.5 billion Mercedes-Benz Stadium, according to the team.

Jones is

Falcons’ top pick McKinley gets first live action

10:39 am Aug. 1, 2017

‪FLOWERY BRANCH — Falcons first-round pick Takkarist McKinley played left defensive end before shifting to right defensive end in his first scrimmage action on Tuesday.

McKinley had been limited while recovering from shoulder surgery.