Freeman, Jones, Roberts to be limited in practice today 


Falcons running back Devonta Freeman (knee), wide receiver Julio Jones (ankle/ribs) and returner Andre Roberts (knee/ankle) are set to participate in some parts of practice on Wednesday, coach Dan Quinn said.

All three players did not practice on Tuesday as the Falcons prepared for their Wild Card playoff game at the Rams Saturday.

“Most guys are going to be able to participate in some form or fashion today,” Quinn said. “Including some of the walk-through portions of practice. Our goal is to be just as fast as we possibly can come here Saturday night.” 

Quinn said Freeman suffered the injury in the regular-season finale against the Panthers on Sunday. 

“He’ll participate in some things to day,” Quinn said. “As we get him closer to the game we want to make sure that he’s just feeling as fast as he possibly could be. We are encourage with where we going, but we’ve to a little bit of work to do.”


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