With Devonta Freeman out for Sunday's game against the Vikings, Tevin Coleman will start at running back, the Atlanta Falcons ' Official Website reports.
This confirms what we thought heading into the weekend. Coleman has averaged 3.9 yards per carry in his limited role so far this season.
Shayne Graham (not injury related) is active for Sunday's game against the Vikings.
With Matt Bryant out for this game with a strained quad, the veteran Graham will handle kicking duties for the Atlanta Falcons .
Matt Bryant (quad) won't play Sunday against the Vikings.
He'll be replaced this weekend by veteran kicker Shayne Graham, who joined the Atlanta Falcons earlier this week after Bryant strained his quad Wednesday during practice.
With Hankerson out Sunday, veteran Roddy White could potentially see an uptick in targets this weekend, while working in tandem with top wideout Julio Jones.
With Devonta Freeman ruled out, Tevin Coleman is in line to head the Atlanta Falcons ' backfield Sunday against the Vikings.
Terron Ward is also on hand to serve in a complementary role, but Coleman should see the bulk of the team's carries Sunday, an assignment that boosts his Week 12 fantasy value, as he takes aim a Vikings defense that is allowing an average of 110.1 rushing yards per game to date.