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Falcons vs. Eagles: post-game injury report

Falcons vs. Eagles: post-game injury report

Photo by Todd Kirkland/ Fact: Damontae Kazee can’t whistle with his eyes open The Falcons came uncomfortably close to 0-2 tonight, but in the end, the offense worked its magic and all’s well that ends well, right? There’s a lot to dissect from tonight’s game, and we’ll have plenty of time for that in the days ahead. But for now, let’s talk injuries, because this game was full of them. Matt Bosher apparently came into the game dealing with some groin tightness. That meant Matt Bryant was left to handle kick offs in addition to his normal responsibilities. (And it meant...
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Damontae Kazee heads to locker room before halftime

Damontae Kazee heads to locker room before halftime

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports C’mon, no more injuries. The injuries just keep piling up for both the Falcons and Eagles tonight. Carson Wentz, DeSean Jackson and Alshon Jeffery are all out of the game for Philadelphia, and the Falcons have now lost Kaleb McGary and Damontae Kazee, with Matt Bosher in the game but ailing. Kazee is an important piece of the defense as a ballhawking nickel cornerback with the ability to play safety in a pinch. If the Falcons are missing him, they’ll need to lean on Kendall Sheffield or Blidi Wreh-Wilson, likely the latter. Wreh-Wilson is an experienced...
The Falcoholic Sep 15, 2019
Matt Bosher hurt, not handling kickoffs early in Falcons - Eagles game

Matt Bosher hurt, not handling kickoffs early in Falcons - Eagles game

Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports It’s not good news given that the Falcons will have to fill his role if he can’t go. Matt Bosher is active, but he’s also clearly hurt. There are immediate, noticeable issues with that, as Bosher is not on the field to handle kickoffs and punts at the moment. We saw Mohamed Sanu trying his leg before the game and wondered why, and now we know. Bosher reportedly has his leg wrapped and Matt Bryant handled his first kickoff in—per the broadcast—11 years in Bosher’s stead. It was short of the end zone. It’s not ideal for Bryant to have to...

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