• by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Cardinals lose DT Corey Peters for season due to torn Achilles

    Cardinals defensive lineman Corey Peters suffered a torn left Achilles and will miss the 2015 season, coach Bruce Arians said Thursday. Peters, who inked a three-year deal in the offseason, was slated to start at nose tackle. In his first five seasons -- all with the Falcons -- he totaled 146 tackles and 11 sacks.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Corey Peters will start at nose tackle for Cardinals

    Defensive end Corey Peters, signed by the Cardinals as a free agent this offseason, will be changing positions with his new team. Peters has the ability to play several positions along the defensive line, and coach Bruce Arians said that Peters will start at nose tackle, per ESPN.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Cardinals ink Mike Iupati, Corey Peters, Sean Weatherspoon

    The Cardinals announced the signings of three key free agents: guard Mike Iupati (five years), defensive tackle Corey Peters (three years) and linebacker Sean Weatherpoon (one year). Iupati made the Pro Bowl the past three years with San Francisco. Peters and Weatherspoon come over from the Falcons. Weatherspoon recorded two seasons of 100-plus tackles in his first four years before spending last season on IR with an Achilles injury.

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Report: DT Corey Peters expected to sign with the Cardinals

    Defensive tackle Corey Peters is reportedly telling teams he is planning to sign with the Cardinals on Tuesday when free agency begins, reports Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network. Peters spent his entire six-year career with the Falcons before becoming a free agent this offseason. He totaled 26 tackles and two sacks in 2014 and amassed 146 tackles with 11 sacks in his six seasons.

  • by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Falcons list Week 1 inactives

    The Falcons' list of inactives for Week 1 against the Saints includes defensive lineman Corey Peters (Achilles), quarterback Sean Renfree, defensive back Javier Arenas, linebacker Nate Stupar, offensive lineman Ryan Schraeder, offensive lineman James Stone and linebacker Tyler Starr. Renfree, Arenas, Stupar, Schraeder, Stone and Starr are all healthy scratches.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Two lone Falcons on injury report expected to play

    The Falcons should have a full complement of players for Week 1 against the Saints, as they enter Sunday's game with only two players listed on the official injury report. Defensive lineman Corey Peters (Achilles) and defensive back Dezmen Southward (concussion) were both able to participate in practice without limitation throughout the week and are officially probable for Sunday's game. There are no other players on the injury report for the game.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Corey Peters practices for first time

    Falcons defensive tackle Corey Peters, who began camp on the PUP list, practiced Monday for the first time and said he hopes to be ready for the season opener. Peters tore his Achilles last December.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Corey Peters, Zeke Motta go on PUP list

    The Falcons placed defensive tackle Corey Peters and safety Zeke Motta on the PUP list to start camp. Peters is rehabbing from a torn Achilles he suffered last December, while Motta has a neck injury that could jeopardize his career, per the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. "Corey will be rehabbing on the side to start training camp," coach Mike Smith said. "But we have been very optimistic about his work in the offseason with our guys in athletic performance, with the trainers and the doctors. As soon as they clear him, we'll get him back and on the field. ... He's has done a very good job with his rehabilitation."

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Falcons re-sign Corey Peters

    The Falcons re-signed defensive tackle Corey Peters to a one-year deal. The 25-year-old played in 15 games last season, getting 46 tackles and five sacks. He tore his Achilles in Week 16 and it's unclear if he'll be ready for training camp.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Corey Peters to have Achilles' surgery

    Falcons defensive tackle Corey Peters, who injured his Achilles' in Monday's loss at San Francisco, will undergo surgery soon, coach Mike Smith told ESPN.com.