Falcons say Steven Jackson hurt his thigh while reaching for the goal line.
Shooting took place half hour before Falcons vs. Rams game
Steven Jackson set to play old teammates from St. Louis
Pead served his one-game suspension last week for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. Team will have to cut or trade at least one player to make room for him on the 53-man roster.
Rams all-time leading rusher Jackson is now a Falcon, and is hoping to be Atlanta’s final piece for a Super Bowl push.
Quarterback Matt Ryan set five Falcons single-season passing records. While impressive, it made the Falcons one-dimensional, relying too much on their aerial attack. With the addition of All-Pro running back Steven Jackson, the Falcons can now be dangerous both through the air and on the ground.
Former Rams Pro Bowler talking a good game at Falcons mini-camp.
Falcons safety is accused of misdemeanor simple battery.
Ex-Ram says “Let’s give this thing one last hurrah.”