THE BRANCH — The Falcons came out of Sunday’s 20-17 victory over Tampa Bay with more questions than answers.
Here’s the list?
1. Why was running back Michael Turner even playing?
He clearly didn’t appear to be 100 percent and couldn’t finish runs in his normally strong fashion.
“I don’t know what’s going on with those guys,” wide receiver Roddy White said. “We’ll see throughout the week. That’s all I know.”
2. What exactly is Matt Ryan’s toe injury?
If it’s turf toe, let’s call it turf toe. Those things are nasty and can linger. Remember, old Steelers linebacker Jack Lambert retired with turf toe.
3. How will the offense operate without Turner and Ryan?
“It was tough,” White said. “Especially because those guys are our franchise