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Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Falcons make roster moves

By Pat Yasinskas
ESPN.com

On a day when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are dominating the news with the release of Derrick Ward and the NFL announcing a one-game suspension for Aqib Talib, the Atlanta Falcons just very quietly announced a couple of roster moves.

To get down to the 75-player limit, the Falcons reached an injury settlement with safety Matt Giordano and terminated his contract. They also released defensive tackle Thomas Johnson.