C Joe Hawley ejected from practice

Updated: August 4, 2014, 10:15 PM ET
By Vaughn McClure | ESPN.com

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Atlanta Falcons starting center Joe Hawley was ejected from Monday's joint practice with the Tennessee Titans for fighting.

Hawley apparently got into it with Titans safety Michael Griffin. The teams began fighting from the outset of practice, and Titans safety Bernard Pollard yelled "pretenders" at the Falcons throughout practice.

With NFL officials there refereeing the practice, Hawley was tossed.

Falcons coach Mike Smith addressed Hawley's ejection.

"The ...

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