By Chris Vivlamore
FLOWERY BRANCH – Wide receiver Eric Weems, who returned to practice on Thursday, underwent knee surgery during the offseason, according to coach Mike Smith.
Smith would describe the surgery only as “a little procedure on his knee” following Thursday’s evening practice.
It was the first practice for Weems, who signed a one-year second-roudn tender worth $1.8 million in July.
Weems went to the Pro Bowl last season at the special teams player.
–D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Falcons beat blog