FLOWERY BRANCH – A day after trading an offensive lineman, the Falcons signed lineman Mark Ortmann on Monday.
Ortmann, 6-foot-6, 284 pounds, played at Michigan where he played in 36 games and made 25 starts. He made 21 of his starts at left tackle. He also had starts at right tackle and left guard.
He was originally signed by Carolina on April 24 as an undrafted rookie free agent. He was waived on June 17.