Bosher set to return to practice today


Punter Matt Bosher, who suffered a hamstring injury against the Eagles on Nov. 13 and couldn’t finish the game, will return to practice Wednesday.

Bosher is set to return to his punting duties and will work on his kickoffs on Friday.

Kicker Matt Bryant took over and punted twice and had a 33.5 average against the Eagles.

Matt Wile was signed and punted for the Falcons against the Cardinals on Sunday. He averaged 58 yards on two punts and boomed seven kickoffs into the end zone for touchbacks. He was waived on Tuesday.

Bosher has played in 90 straight regular-season games since being drafted in the sixth-round of the 2011 draft.


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