Crawford was held out of Monday's practice due to a groin strain, Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com reports.
Crawford picked up the injury in Sunday's practice. It's believed that Crawford's absence was precautionary, so the injury shouldn't hinder him too much in his preparation for his first season with the Falcons. The 28-year-old inked a three-year, $10.3 million contract with Atlanta in March after accruing 25 tackles and 3.5 sacks in 16 games with Dallas in 2016.
Crawford will be a quality addition to the Falcons, who will be without Dwight Freeney in 2017. Crawford had 25 tackles, including 3.5 sacks while playing in all 16 regular season games. Expect Crawford to start across from Brooks Reed at defensive end in 2017.
Crawford (foot) is questionable to play Sunday in Philadelphia.
Crawford took part in every practice this week and hasn't missed a game the entire season, so we expect him to be ready to go come game time.
Crawford (foot) is active for Monday's contest against Detroit, Todd Archer of ESPN reports.
Crawford was able to participate fully in Saturday's practice session and it comes as little surprise that he's active for Week 16. He likely won't face any limitations in Monday's tilt.
|1||9/10/17||@ CHI||1:00 pm|
|3||9/24/17||@ DET||1:00 pm|
|Bye: Week 5|
|7||10/22/17||@ NE||8:30 pm|
|8||10/29/17||@ NYJ||1:00 pm|
|9||11/5/17||@ CAR||1:00 pm|
|11||11/20/17||@ SEA||8:30 pm|
|15||12/18/17||@ TB||8:30 pm|
|16||12/24/17||@ NO||1:00 pm|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|