The Falcons filled out their practice squad by signing tight end Chase Coffman, safety Mark LeGree and linebacker Pat Schiller on Sunday.
Coffman, a former third round pick of the Cincinnati Bengals, spent part of training camp with the Falcons.
Schiller, who was signed as an undrafted rookie free agent from Northern Illinois, was in camp with the Falcons. He led the team with eight tackles against Jacksonville in the exhibition season finale.
LeGree was selected by Seattle in the fifth round of the 2011 draft. He has also spent time Chicago, Arizona, San Francisco and the New York Jets.
The Falcons added five players to the practice squad on Saturday.
Wide receiver Drew Davis, tackle Bryce Harris, wide receiver Marcus Jackson, cornerback Peyton Thompson, and defensive tackle Micanor Regis round out the practice squad. The Falcons left room to add three more players.
Wide receiver Drew Davis and offensive tackle Bryce Harris have cleared waivers and are expected to be signed and added to the Falcons practice squad later today. We’ll update the file as hear the players and their representatives.
The Falcons are still evaluating wide receiver James Rodgers, linebackers Jerrell Harris and Rico Council.
Behind Roddy White, Julio Jones and Harry Douglas, Davis was battling Kevin Cone, Tim Toone and Kerry Meier for the final spots. The team elected to carry five wide receivers.
Meier was waived/injured and Davis was placed on waivers.
Falcons coach Mike Smith praised Davis’ game against the Ravens in the opener, both offensively and on special teams. Davis had a tackle and an assist on punt coverage, including a big hit along the Falcons sideline.
Smith said Cone had the upper hand coming into camp because he saw game action on special teams at the end of last season.
Harris is part of the new mold of athletic and bigger offensive linemen that the Falcons started signing this offseason. He is 6-6, 300 pounds and was selected to the All-WAC first team by the league coaches and named to Phil Steele’s All-WAC first team after starting in all 13 games at left tackle as a senior at Fresno State.
After trimming the active roster down to 53, the Falcons could start adding players to the practice squad today at 12 noon.
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