Takkarist McKinley

Takk asks for Madden 19 picture, gets more than he bargained for

Aug 14,2018<p>Falcons defensive end Takkarist McKinley made a simple request on Twitter Monday morning: he asked for someone to send him a picture of his character from Madden 19.<p>You can probably guess what happened next.<p>Takk got a bunch of replies, ranging from helpful, to random, to certifiably …

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INJURY REPORT: Kicker Matt Bryant to test injury on Wednesday

by D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution<p>The Falcons released their official depth chart for the second exhibition game on Sunday. …

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Atlanta Falcons lose to New York Jets 17-0: Don’t Panic Yet

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 06: Defensive end Takkarist McKinley<p>The Atlanta Falcons lost to the New York Jets (17-0) in their first preseason …

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Falcons’ McKinley ready for full participation in practice

FLOWERY BRANCH —<p>Falcons defensive end Takkarist McKinley, who has been slowed after shoulder surgery, had a brief, but strong showing against the …

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How to watch Falcons vs. Jets: Time, TV, live stream, radio, weather, latest injury news

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – The Falcons begin their 2018 preseason on the road in New Jersey, where they will face the New York Jets on Friday night at …

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McKinley available for action against Jets

by D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution<p>1. Hardy the return man: Falcons wide receiver Justin Hardy is listed as the top kickoff and …

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Falcons DE McKinley aiming for good health, starting job

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Takkarist McKinley should be next in the line of the second-year breakout players on the Atlanta Falcons' defense.<p>He knows he needs to be healthy to make that next step and now he's trying to move past another shoulder injury.<p>McKinley has had surgeries on both shoulders …

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Day 4: Five things we learned at Falcons’ training camp

The Falcons just completed their first live scrimmage action of training camp on Monday.<p>They were divided up into the Red and White team. Defensive …

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Falcons' Ito Smith: Nursing dinged-up foot - CBSSports.com

Smith missed training camp Sunday with a foot contusion, Matthew Tabeek of the Falcons' official site reports.<p>Head coach Dan Quinn reported in a …

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NFL free agency: Should Falcons try to sign Courtney Upshaw?

Jul 30,2018<p>The Falcons defense lost some of its firepower up front this offseason when defensive linemen Dontari Poe and Adrian Clayborn left via free agency. The veterans played important roles last season, but because of stellar drafting and savvy work in free agency, Atlanta’s defensive front …

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Ridley to practice at stadium

by D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution<p>Falcons defensive back Ron Parker has played all over the secondary over his career. Parker, …

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McKinley suffered shoulder contusion

Falcons defensive end Takkarist McKinley will be held out of practice on Sunday, according to coach Dan Quinn.<p>McKinley has a contusion on his …

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Atlanta Falcons WR Calvin Ridley exits practice with injury

Atlanta Falcons rookie wide receiver Calvin Ridley suffered a leg injury during Saturday's practice, multiple media outlets reported.

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Day 2: Five things we learned at Falcons’ training camp

Falcons defensive end Takkarist McKinley suffered an apparent setback in his recovery from his shoulder injury.<p>The trainer looked at his right arm …

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Takk McKinley may have suffered setback in practice

Falcons defensive end Takkarist McKinley suffered an apparent setback in his recovery from his shoulder injury.<p>The trainer looked at his right arm …

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Takk McKinley was back on the practice fields on the first day of training camp

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Takk is back.<p>For the first time since the 2017 season ended, Takkarist McKinley was back practicing with the rest of his …

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Day one: Five things we learned at training camp

With star wide receiver Julio Jones on hand, the Falcons completed their first 2018 training camp practice in front of a flock of fans on Friday.<p>Here …

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Falcons sign Thomas Dimitroff and Dan Quinn to three-year contract extensions

“I’d like to thank Arthur for displaying the confidence in Thomas and myself, and our vision for this team,” Quinn said. “The partnership we have …

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Atlanta Falcons DE Takkarist McKinley will avoid PUP list

Atlanta Falcons defensive end Takkarist McKinley reportedly will not start training camp on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list.

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Willie McGinest says Falcons’ Takk McKinley among pass rushers with break-out potential

Former Pro Bowler Willie McGinest knows a thing or two about rushing the passer, and he sees a lot of potential in Falcons second-year defensive end …

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Falcons’ ‘triumvirate’ among The Ringer’s next generation of pass-rushing superstars

A strong pass rush can take a team from good to great in the NFL, and at least one national writer thinks the Falcons have an emerging trio of</b> …

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The post-minicamp Atlanta Falcons 53 man roster projection

The Falcons load up at receiver, guard, and cornerback.Training camp tends to swiftly make fools of all of us when it comes to roster predictions, …

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Someone is Auctioning Off a Cheeto Shaped Like the NBA Logo

Add this to the list of weird things auctioned off on eBay.<p>It's a Cheeto that, depending on your creative viewpoint, is supposed to be in the shape …

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Falcons select defensive tackle Deadrin Senat in the third round of 2018 NFL Draft

by D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution<p>The Falcons released their official depth chart for the second exhibition game on Sunday. …

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Draft rumors: Cowboys locked in on Vita Vea, Leighton Vander Esch, and D.J. Moore - in that order?

Have the Cowboys already made up their minds for Thursday?Two days before last year's draft, Tony Pauline of <i>Draftanalyst.com</i> reported that the …

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Nick Saban explains what he wants from his players and an update on Tua Tagovailoa

by Mike Griffith, DawgNation<p>ATHENS, Ga. — Georgia football coach Kirby Smart declared the first full fall scrimmage a tie between the offense and the …

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NFC South: 2018 Offseason Update

ATLANTA, GA – DECEMBER 31: Devonta Freeman (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images) It is officially draft month! Before the Atlanta Falcons get to the …

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Falcons add coaches Travis Jones, Aden Durde to NFL’s No. 9 defense

The Atlanta Falcons have hired Travis Jones and Aden Durde to add coaching depth to one of the best defenses in football. The defensive line played …

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Report: Alabama DT Da’Ron Payne visiting Falcons

Alabama defensive tackle Da’Ron Payne is visiting the Falcons on Thursday, according to NFL Media’s Ian Rapport.<p>Washington defensive tackle Vita Vea …

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ESPN Picks Kenny Golladay For 'Break Out' Season

Before Kenny Golladay ever caught a regular season pass, many Detroit Lions' fans thought he was poised for big things in the NFL.<p>After only playing …

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