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8-8, 2nd in NFC South

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Brian Urlacher on whether Devin Hester is a Hall of Famer: "100 percent."

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Thomas Dimitroff said the Falcons are still looking at Dwight Freeney.

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"We want to make sure every year we have a contending team," Dan Quinn said of the roster

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Both Falcons coach Dan Quinn and GM Thomas Dimitroff thanked released Devin Hester for his contribution to the team.

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

With Devin Hester released, the Falcons could turn to rookie Devin Fuller in the return game. Fuller told me yesterday he is fully recovered from a preseason hamstring injury.

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Falcons announce they have released Devin Hester, the most accomplished return man in NFL history. Hester slowly recovered from toe surgery.

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Can Devin Hester return fully healthy?

The longtime return man played in just five games last season due to a toe injury, and he'll turn 34 in November. Training camp and preseason should show whether Hester has anything left. Injury questions

Julio Jones keeps full speed ahead with help from 'Jet Stream' (3:05)
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Bell tops scrimmage YPG list since 2013

Suspended Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell leads the NFL with 119 yards from scrimmage per game since 2013. RB Matt Forte, WR Julio Jones and RB Jamaal Charles round out the list.

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Current QBs on track for greatness?

Ryan Tannehill and Andy Dalton each surpassed 1,300 completions in their first four seasons as full-time starters. Matt Ryan wasn't too far behind. Brett Favre completed 1,365 passes in the same stretch of his career.

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Notable roster moves in NFC South

Notable offseason moves in the NFC South include the Falcons release of Roddy White and the Saints release of Marques Colston.

Falcons' defense stepped up late

Atlanta's defense ranked 30th in the NFL through three quarters but was No. 4 in the fourth quarter or in OT, per Football Outsiders. Sneaky strengths (Insider)

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Falcons announce they have reached an injury settlement with offensive lineman James Stone, who was recovering from an ACL injury. Stone did not participate this offseason

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Under-the-radar strength of every NFL offense

Patriots RB Dion Lewis dominated opponents after the catch, while Washington QB Kirk Cousins thrived on play-action. Aaron Schatz delves into the hidden strength of each offense.

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Ex-Eagles player and coach Campbell dies at 87

Marion Campbell, who starred on the Philadelphia Eagles' 1960 championship team before later serving as their head coach, died Wednesday at the age of 87.

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Baton Rouge shooting hits home for ex-RB Dunn

A native of Baton Rouge, former NFL player Warrick Dunn is trying to deal with the consequences of the violence in the city where he lost his mother in a shooting 23 years ago.

Team Stats

Passing Yards273.76th
Rushing Yards100.718th
Points For21.2Tied-21st
Points Against21.614th

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