Coach excuses WR Roddy White

Updated: June 17, 2014, 10:52 PM ET
By Vaughn McClure | ESPN.com

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Atlanta Falcons receiver Roddy White will not participate in the team's mandatory minicamp this week, coach Mike Smith said following Tuesday's first day of the three-day camp.

"We're going to hold Roddy out through the rest of our minicamp, and he'll be ready to go with us in training camp," Smith said. "We just felt like he needed to get some rest. He worked with us four days. We wanted to see where he was at. He worked extremely hard, so we're going to give him ...

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