– Defensive tackle Carlton Powell, who was waived from the active roster to make room for quarterback John Parker Wilson on Friday, was signed to the practice squad on Tuesday.
Powell, 6-3, 312 pounds, was originally selected as a fifth round pick (148th overall) in the 2008 NFL Draft by the Denver Broncos. He was signed as a free agent by the Falcons on August 14, 2011 and saw action in three games this season before being waived on December 2.
–D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Falcons beat blog