FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons (2-1) will face the Jacksonville Jaguars (1-2) in their final exhibition season game at 7 p.m. tonight at the Georgia Dome.
1. Starters to play briefly. The Falcons are set to play their starters briefly in the final exhibition season game.
2. 5 players to watch. Here are five players to watch in the game for the Falcons. Safety Dashon Goldson is set to make his debut.
3. Get some popcorn. Here’s where to watch and listen to the game.
4. Player moves. The Falcons placed wide receiver Devin Fuller on injured reserve with a shoulder injury and re-signed fullback Will Ratelle.
5. Bryant to kick. Falcons kicker Matt Bryant has been spending time in a barometric chamber to heal from the tightness. He also sent a message in a tweet to those who are contended that his career is over and that Shayne Graham will be the new long-term kicker.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s D. Orlando Ledbetter and Noah Coslov discuss cutting down the preseason, the two players to focus on Thursday night and the preparation for the regular season opener.
WR 11 Julio Jones,16 Justin Hardy, 14 Eric Weems, 6 Corey Washington
LT 70 Jake Matthews, 76 Tom Compton,66 Laurence Gibson
LG 67 Andy Levitre, 71 Wes Schweitzer, 64 Collin Rahrig
C 51 Alex Mack, 63 Ben Garland
RG 65 Chris Chester, 68 Mike Person
RT 73 Ryan Schraeder, 72 Bryce Harris
TE 83 Jacob Tamme, 81 Austin Hooper, 80 Levine Toilolo
86 D.J. Tialavea, 82 Joshua Perkins
WR 12 Mohamed Sanu,19 Aldrick Robinson,15 Nick Williams, 85 J.D. McKissic
QB 2 Matt Ryan, 8 Matt Schaub, 4 Matt Sims
RB 24 Devonta Freeman, 26 Tevin Coleman, 28 Terron Ward, 20 Brandon Wilds
FB 42 Patrick DiMarco, Will Ratelle
DE 99 Adrian Clayborn, 50 Brooks Reed, 93 Dwight Freeney, 96 Nordly Capi
DT 94 Tyson Jackson , 95 Jonathan Babineaux, 98 Cory Johnson
DT 97 Grady Jarrett, 91 Courtney Upshaw, 92 Joey Mbu
DE 90 Derrick Shelby, 77 Ra’Shede Hageman, 54 Malliciah Goodman
LB 44 Vic Beasley Jr., 41 Philip Wheeler, 52 Tyler Starr
LB 55 Paul Worrilow, 45 Deion Jones, 53 LaRoy Reynolds, 46 Matt Wells
LB 56 Sean Weatherspoon, 59 De’Vondre Campbell
CB 23 Robert Alford, 32 Jalen Collins, 29 C.J. Goodwin
CB 21 Desmond Trufant, 25 Akeem King, 34 Brian Poole, 43 DeMarcus Van Dyke, 33 Devonte Johnson
S 37 Ricardo Allen, 27 Robenson Therezie, 20 Sharrod Neasman
S 22 Keanu Neal, 36 Kemal Ishmael, 38 Dashon Goldson, 40 Damian Parms
K 3 Matt Bryant, 17 Shayne Graham
KO 5 Matt Bosher
P 5 Matt Bosher
KR 26 Tevin Coleman,14 Eric Weems, 87 Devin Fuller, 85 J.D. McKissic
PR 14 Eric Weems, 87 Devin Fuller, 85 J.D. McKissic
LS 47 Josh Harris
H 5 Matt Bosher
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