by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
Falcons trim down active roster
The Falcons trimmed their roster down to 53 on Saturday, cutting the following players: LB Pat Angerer, DL Nosa Eguae, RB Maurice Hagens, CB Jordan Mabin, WR Freddie Martino S Kimario McFadden, OL Pat McQuistan, TE Jacob Pedersen, OL Adam Replogle, DL Donte Rumph, LB Yawin Smallwood, RB Josh Vaughan, CB Ricardo Allen, S Sean Baker, WR Jeremy Ebert, G Harland Gunn, OT Terren Jones, WR Bernard Reedy, DT Travian Robertson, TE Mickey Shuler, LB Jacques Smith, WR Geraldo Boldewijn
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
Falcons cut 12 players Friday
The Falcons have parted ways with 12 players Friday. The club cut DE Nosa Eguae, FB Maurice Hagens, CB Jordan Mabin, WR Freddie Martino, S Kimario McFadden, TE Jacob Pedersen, OL Adam Replogle, DT Donte Rumph, LB Yawin Smallwood, LB Pat Angerer, OL Pat McQuistan and RB Josh Vaughan. Angerer is probably the most recognizable name in the bunch. He started 16 games for the Colts back in 2011. Rumph was featured on an early episode of Hard Knocks this season.
by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst
Falcons fill out practice squad
The Falcons signed eight players to their practice squad: fullback Patrick DiMarco, quarterback Seth Doege, wideouts Darius Johnson and James Rodgers, cornerback Jordan Mabin, guard Phillipkeith Manley, defensive tackle Adam Replogle and tight end Mickey Shuler.
by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
Falcons make final cuts
The Atlanta Falcons have made final cuts to the roster Saturday and have it down to 53 players, the Atlanta Journal Constitution reports. The following players were released Saturday: LB Robert James; WR James Rodgers; WR Darius Johnson; G Jacques McClendon; FB Patrick DiMarco; WR Martel Moore; G Phillipkeith Manley; CB Jordan Mabin; and DT Adam Replogle.