The Rookie Club is set to visit the Shepherd Center

Atlanta Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon is learning both -- weakside and strongside -- outside linebacker positions. (AP Photo/Paul Abell)

Atlanta Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon is learning both -- weakside and strongside -- outside linebacker positions. (AP Photo/Paul Abell)

FLOWERY BRANCHSean Weatherspoon, Corey Peters, Mike Johnson and the rest of the 25 members of the Falcons’ rookie club and some of the team’s cheerleaders are set to visit the Shepherd Center at 3 p.m. today in Atlanta.

They will sign autographs and visit with the patients at the non-profit hospital devoted to the medical care and rehabilitation of people with spinal cord injury and disease, acquired brain injury, multiple sclerosis and other neuromuscular problems.

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Paddy

May 27th, 2010
7:29 am

The Shepard Center will bring grown men to their knees. Wonderful gesture and a more deserving place to visit I can’t imagine.

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