The Falcons announced they've re-signed defensive end Kroy Biermann, who had 77 tackles, 4.5 sacks and a forced fumble last season. Terms were not released. Biermann, 29, has spent his entire seven-year career in Atlanta, registering 277 tackles and 21 sacks. He has played a full 16-game season six times, including last year.
Falcons coach Mike Smith told 92.9 The Game in Atlanta that pass rusher Kroy Biermann will practice but have limited snaps. He'll also take a day off of practice every two days. Biermann is coming off of an Achilles injury.
Falcons defensive end Kroy Biermann, who tore his Achilles tendon in Week 2, has begun on-field work and is ahead of schedule in his rehab, reports the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. "We're excited about his progress to this point," coach Mike Smith told the paper. "Kroy has been running on the field. When I say running, I mean he's working on the field. So that's a positive."
Falcons coach Mike Smith announced Monday defensive end Kroy Biermann and fullback Bradie Ewing will both go on season-ending injured reserve after suffering injuries Sunday against the Rams. Biermann suffered a torn Achilles and Ewing a separated shoulder.
Falcons defensive lineman Kroy Biermann hopped off the field with an ankle injury late in the second quarter Week 2 against the Rams and was carted to the locker room. He had two solo tackles before leaving.