8:06 pm August 28, 2010, by D. Orlando Ledbetter
The Falcons released offensive lineman Mark Ortmann and cornerback Gabe Derricks on Saturday to move their roster count down to 77. The team must cut down to 75 by 4 p.m. Tuesday.
Ortmann, 6-foot-6, 284 pounds, was signed by the Falcons as a free agent last Monday. Ortmann was originally signed as a rookie free agent by theon April 24, 2010. He was later waived on June 17, 2010.
Derricks, 6-3, 202 pounds, was originally signed by the Falcons as a rookie free agent on April 26, 2010. He was waived on July 31, 2010 and later re-signed by the team on August 15, 2010.
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