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Falcons add bulk, line up deal with DT Jackson

Updated: August 23, 2006, 9:42 PM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

ATLANTA -- Having taken care of their most pressing offensive need, with the three-team trade that landed them disgruntled Denver Broncos wide receiver Ashley Lelie on Tuesday night, the Atlanta Falcons a few hours later addressed one of their biggest defensive shortcomings.

And in a big way.

Clayton's take

Grady Jackson was a good addition for the Falcons for several reasons. They have an undersized defense. Jackson who weighed in around 357 pounds, is an immovable ...

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