Atlanta Falcons: Rookie catches the Wrath of Abraham
061912 FLOWERY BRANCH: Atlanta Falcons defensive end John Abraham runs an agility drill during the first day of mini-camp in Flowery Branch on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. CURTIS COMPTON / CCOMPTON@AJC.COM
FLOWERY BRANCH — It didn’t take long for defensive end John Abraham to make his presence felt in practice.
Abraham, who skipped the voluntary organized team activities, got into a scuffle with rookie tight end
061912 FLOWERY BRANCH: Atlanta Falcons defensive end Ray Edwards checks out the view of team practice borrowing a camera from a sports photographer to snap some photos of his teammates during the first day of mini-camp in Flowery Branch on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. CURTIS COMPTON / CCOMPTON@AJC.COM
Adam Nissley when he went too low on a block.
“What the [expletive] is wrong with you,” Abraham said after he pulled off Nissley’s helmet, and the skirmish was broken up.
“I think that John looked very good,” Falcons coach Mike Smith said. “He was here early in the offseason program and it looks like he stayed in shape and was moving very well.”
–D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Falcons beat blog
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