Falcons to host fishing outing for military veterans

Center Todd McClure and guard Tyson Clabo waited tables earlier this offseason. They are going fishing with military veterans, too.  (By Jimmy Cribb/Atlanta Falcons)

Center Todd McClure and guard Tyson Clabo waited tables earlier this offseason. They are going fishing with military veterans, too. (By Jimmy Cribb/Atlanta Falcons)

FLOWERY BRANCH — Several Falcons will attend a special fishing outing with wounded military veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan at 2 p.m. on Tuesday at Lake Lanier.

Running back Jerious Norwood, linebacker Sean Weatherspoon, center Todd McClure, offensive tackle Tyson Clabo, defensive end Kroy Biermann and wide receiver Brian Finneran, wide receivers coach Terry Robiskie, secondary coach Tim Lewis and assistant offensive line Coach Paul Dunn, will take part in the outing.

Also, Falcons cheerleaders will participate.

Each veteran will be partnered with one or more Falcons players, coaches and or cheerleaders on individual fishing boats for an afternoon on the lake.

Following the fishing outing, the players, coaches, cheerleaders and veterans will be treated to cookout. Falcons head coach Mike Smith will be attending the cookout portion of the event.

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hiramsaint

June 7th, 2010
6:07 pm

maybe they can catch a REEL coach!!!!

FalconTransplant

June 7th, 2010
6:27 pm

Our Falcons RULE!!!!
It’s really nice seeing our boys give back so much.
I’d like to see them do more on the southside tho. But nonetheless at least they’re out in the community.

Delbert D.

June 7th, 2010
9:35 pm

Thanks to the Birds and cheerleaders for doing this.

Very much thanks to our veterans. You guys are the finest!

Greensboro, Georgia

June 7th, 2010
11:14 pm

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