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Falcons cut Szczerba, Yoklic

  • 5:22 pm Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons waived tight end Andrew Szczerba and punter Matt Yoklic on Wednesday.

Szczerba, 6-6, 256 pounds, was signed to the Falcons practice squad on November 13, 2012. Szczerba spent the 2013 season on injured reserve.

Yoklic, 6-4, 220 pounds, was signed by the Falcons as a college free agent on May 12, 2014.

PHASE THREE OF OFFSEASON PROGRAM

–Today, – OTA No. 8.

–Thursday, June 12 – OTA No. 9.

–Friday, June 13 – OTA No. 10.

–Monday, June 16 – Physicals.

–Tuesday, June 17 — Day One: Mandatory minicamp (5 practices over three days)

–Wednesday, June 18 – Day Two: Mandatory minicamp.

–Thursday, June 19 – [More]

Falcons sign 20 undrafted rookies, 5 from SEC

  • 7:54 pm Monday, May 12th, 2014 by D. Orlando Ledbetter

FLOWERY BRANCH – The Falcons released their list of 20 undrafted free agents that have signed with the team on Monday.

We had 17 of the 20 names for you on Sunday. The three additions are Arkansas State wide receiver Julian Jones, Kansas State wide receiver Tramaine Thompson and Wisconsin tight end Brian Wozniak.

Here’s the list of players:

Geraldo Boldewijn, WR, Boise State, 6-4, 220:  Started each of Boise State’s 13 games during his final collegiate season…was the Broncos’ third-leading receiver…caught 39 passes for 528 yards on the season, both career highs.Brenden Daley, LB, Hawaii, 6-3, 250: Named honorable mention All-Mountain West…appeared in [More]