Linebacker Stephen Nicholas, who missed the past two games with a quadriceps injury, returned to the starting lineup but suffered a knee injury.
Falcons defensive tackle Corey Peters limped off the field early in the second quarter. The doctors looked at his right knee and put on a brace on it before taking him to the locker room.
Peria Jerry took over for Peters at his the tackle spot next to Jonathan Babineaux. Peters returned with 8:04 left in the second quarter.
Linebacker Curtis Lofton got his right ankle re-taped in the second quarter.
Linebacker Sean Weatherspoon suffered a shoulder injury.
–D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Falcons beat blog