Countdown to Training Camp poll results

Players began reporting Thursday for the start of Atlanta Falcons training camp Friday. Receiver Harry Douglas, who missed all of last season with a knee injury, is all smiles as he reports. (Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.com)

Players began reporting Thursday for the start of Atlanta Falcons training camp Friday. Receiver Harry Douglas, who missed all of last season with a knee injury, is all smiles as he reports. (Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.com)

FLOWERY BRANCH – Almost 5,000 of you all voted in the “COUNTDOWN TO TRAINING CAMP 2010” polls over the last two weeks.

A quick sample of the results reveal that you all believe rookie Dominique Franks will be the team’s primary return man, that quarterback Matt Ryan will throw more than 20 touchdowns passes and wide receiver Roddy White will have more than 1,200 yards receiving.

If this were a Georgia primary election,  Brian Williams (43 percent) would have to face Brent Grimes (37 percent) in a runoff for the open starting cornerback position.

Here’s a look at how you voted.

Who is going to be the team’s primary return man in 2010?

• Dominique Franks (47%, 127 Votes)

• Harry Douglas (36%, 98 Votes)

• Jerious Norwood (13%, 36 Votes)

• Brent Grimes (4%, 11 Votes)

How many touchdowns passes will Matt Ryan throw in 2010?

• More than 20 (48%, 191 Votes)

• More than 25 (47%, 189 Votes)

• Less than 15 (3%, 13 Votes)

• Less than 10 (2%, 5 Votes)

How many yards will Michael Turner rush for in 2010?

• More than 1,000 yards (48%, 226 Votes)

• More than 1,500 yards (43%, 201 Votes)

• More than 2,000 yards (6%, 29 Votes)

• Less than 1,000 yards (3%, 13 Votes)

How many yards receiving will Roddy White have in 2010?

• More than 1,200 yards (49%, 193 Votes)

• More than 1,000 yards (35%, 139 Votes)

• More than 1,400 yards (12%, 47 Votes)

• Less than 1,000 yards (4%, 14 Votes)

When will William Moore break into the starting lineup?

• Week One (32%, 100 Votes)

• He won’t. He’ll be a reserve all season (29%, 91 Votes)

• Week Four (29%, 90 Votes)

• Week Eight (10%, 30 Votes)

Who is going to start on the opposite side of cornerback Dunta Robinson?

• Brian Williams (43%, 711 Votes)

• Brent Grimes (31%, 520 Votes)

• Christopher Owens (23%, 373 Votes)

• Chevis Jackson (3%, 53 Votes)

Who are going to be the starting linebackers?

• Peterson, Lofton, Weatherspoon (47%, 287 Votes)

• Weastherspoon, Lofton, Nicholas (30%, 179 Votes)

• Peterson, Lofton, Nicholas (22%, 131 Votes)

• Some other combination (1%, 9 Votes)

Who is going to lead the Falcons in sacks in 2010?

• John Abraham (44%, 383 Votes)

• Kroy Biermann (32%, 284 Votes)

• Lawrence Sidbury (14%, 127 Votes)

• Jonathan Babineaux (4%, 31 Votes)

• Jamaal Anderson (3%, 29 Votes)

• Peria Jerry (3%, 24 Votes)

19 comments Add your comment

Misses Mike Kenn

July 29th, 2010
5:46 pm

The wisdom of crowds.

Sick & Tired Of Being Sick & Tired

July 29th, 2010
5:47 pm

Hopefully the voters are on target with their predictions. Anderson at DE sure is getting paid a lot of money to be that far down the list…at least on the fans list. GO FALCONS!!!!

Lolzors

July 29th, 2010
5:48 pm

Are there really 29 idiots out there to vote for JA98 or does he have a big family with lots of computers?

joewhite

July 29th, 2010
5:50 pm

lets go falcons finally some football is here thankyou football gods…..

robertussen

July 29th, 2010
6:16 pm

i bet my mom has had more sacks than anderson

Paddy

July 29th, 2010
6:39 pm

robertussen…….you should be glad your mom got signed by the Rams. They need an outside pass rush. I know I speak for all of ATL, go Mamma Robertussen, hurt somebody!!!

ToccoaBird

July 29th, 2010
6:48 pm

I hope everyone had a relaxing off season. Time to go to work. Its Football Season.

ToccoaBird

July 29th, 2010
6:50 pm

To the Players I have only one thing to say. IF YOU AREN’T HERE TO WIN LEAVE NOW.

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Dr. Kenneth Noisewater

July 29th, 2010
7:57 pm

Paddy & LJ- yes i’m happy that Spoon and his agent have signed a deal. thanks for thinking of me. Now let’s go Birds!!! Injury Free Year Please!!!!

Athens, Georgia

July 29th, 2010
8:25 pm

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Nesbitt for Heisman
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Worm

July 29th, 2010
9:37 pm

Man, that front page picture of Witherspoon bears a strong resemblance to Aundra Bruce!

GTax

July 29th, 2010
9:42 pm

The time has come!

D-Led, I have been waiting months, tomorrow I expect full reports from practice!

Let’s get it!

Sportaree

July 29th, 2010
10:28 pm

GTax

Do you work for the IRS?

Boo the Falcons!!!

July 30th, 2010
8:33 am

Will the Falcons go to the Superbowl?

No. They failed to sigh TO, so there chances of post season success was squashed.

BOOOOOO!!!!!!!

Rise Up !

July 30th, 2010
10:19 am

OOOOHHHH-OOOHHHH
Rise up !

ICEMANcometh10

July 30th, 2010
12:49 pm

An offensive tackle will have more sacks than JA………..

Alvino L. Hill

August 4th, 2010
10:07 am

Probably need a big nutrition meal. still, I stand by what i already have said.lacking some strength, but i,m as talented as any one of my teammates. (meaning) find some shoes. (monumental. cus

Alvino L. Hill

August 4th, 2010
10:07 am

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