turnerdburner Posted September 8, 2011 Share Posted September 8, 2011 18 minutes ago - by Gene Chamberlain - Falcons add another dangerous WR to Bears miseryAtlanta WR Roddy White has 13 catches, 168 yards and two TDs the last two Bears games, and now they have 6-3 rookie WR Julio Jones. "Well, they're big, but they're not like giants or nothing like that," CB D.J. Moore said. "(Jones) is a rookie, so he hasn't played yet." Bears RapidReports 49 minutes ago - by Knox Bardeen - DT Walker could step in for Peters SundayDT Vance Walker said the beauty of head coach Mike Smith's defensive line rotation is that when one player goes down with an injury it's very easy for a backup to step in because he's already been in the rotation. Walker may start Sunday if injured DT Corey Peters is unable to practice on Friday. Falcons RapidReports 53 minutes ago - by Knox Bardeen - DT Walker: Bears' OL may not be as bad as thoughtDT Vance Walker said Atlanta doesn't put stock in the troubles Chicago's offensive line had this preseason: "The preseason is pretty vanilla. Tendencies are always there, but teams don't always have their best guys, or starters, so there's not much chemistry. Tendencies are a big part; if we find tendencies we'll key in on that." Falcons RapidReports Sept. 08, 2011 2:46 p.m. - by Knox Bardeen - Moore impressed with Falcons new DBsS William Moore has been impressed with the work ethic of new defensive backs CB Kelvin Hayden and S James Sanders. "They come in during their off time and off days, they're in here watching film all the time, they're picking up the playbook just like we thought (they would)," Moore said. Falcons RapidReports Sept. 08, 2011 2:43 p.m. - by Knox Bardeen - Smith sees Hester as an improved WRHead Coach Mike Smith on Bears WR Devin Hester's receiving skills: "He's really becoming a refined route runner. He's not just a guy that's running to take the top off the defense, he's not just a guy they'll get the ball in his hands for gadget plays, he has really developed into an every-down receiver." Falcons RapidReports Sept. 08, 2011 2:40 p.m. - by Knox Bardeen - If DT Peters doesn't practice Friday, won't play SundayHead Coach Mike Smith on injured DT Corey Peters who is currently rehabbing a knee injury: "Corey did not practice today. Unless he can come out here and practice tomorrow it looks like he will not be ready to go for the game this week." Falcons RapidReports Sept. 08, 2011 2:37 p.m. - by Knox Bardeen - DBs Hayden, Sanders both playing on SundayWhile he wouldn't talk about playing time or roles, head coach Mike Smith said Thursday that both CB Kelvin Hayden and S James Sanders would be active on Sunday in Chicago. Falcons RapidReports Sept. 08, 2011 2:37 p.m. - by Knox Bardeen - Smith: CB Hayden, S Sanders to be active vs. BearsWhile he wouldn't talk about playing time or roles, head coach Mike Smith said Thursday that both CB Kelvin Hayden and S James Sanders would be active on Sunday in Chicago. Falcons RapidReports Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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