Falcons fantasy injury report: Nicholas, Babineaux are questionable





FLOWERY BRANCH – Falcons running back Antone Smith, who re-injured his hamstring on the team’s first punt coverage against Washington, was declared out for Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders.
He will join tight end Michael Palmer, who was previously declared out by Falcons head coach Mike Smith.
Defensive tackle Peria Jerry (thigh), guard Garrett Reynolds (back), center Todd McClure (pectoral) and safety William Moore (hip), who were limited in practice on Thursday, fully participated in Friday’s practice. They were all listed as probable for the game.
Also, wide receivers Kevin Cone (knee) and Drew Davis (knee) and cornerback Dunta Robinson (shoulder) fully participated in practice and were listed as probable for the game.
Linebacker Stephen Nicholas (ankle) and defensive tackle Jonathan Babineaux (groin) remained limited in practice and were listed as questionable.

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17 comments Add your comment

Die Hard Falcon

October 12th, 2012
4:54 pm

Wow! Who’s the hottie in the pic above? First as well. Go Falcons, 6 – 0!!!

Falconfan

October 12th, 2012
4:54 pm

lowdownjj

October 12th, 2012
5:37 pm

We need Nicholas and Babs. One more game fellas and we gotta week to heal. RISE UP!

D. Orlando Ledbetter

October 12th, 2012
5:51 pm

Die Hard Falcon — That is Playboy Playmate Pilar Lastra. She’s a fantasy “football” expert.

ken

October 12th, 2012
6:28 pm

Hi D.Ledbetter Are the Falcons looking for a pass rushing DE before the trade deadline?

don't kid a kidder

October 12th, 2012
6:31 pm

DOL, I’ve seen Pilar’s fantasy football videos and she is knowledgable. However, fess up; that’s not why you’ve got her picture at the top of the page. Good choice!

Falcons Rule.

October 12th, 2012
11:18 pm

Stick to football clowns….Falcons will destroy the raidazz 49-3. Mattie Ice will throw for 350, 4 tds. MVP….ice ice baby. Mattie the assassin will show Palmer how an ELITE QB operates and dissects an NFL defense. Falcons on 3! RISE UP!!!!!!!

[...] Jonathan Babineaux (groin) remained limited in practice and were listed as questionable. Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution   [...]

Dirtybird

October 13th, 2012
12:45 am

Coach let them sit, it will give them two weeks to heal and be ready for philly. We need to start off strong again after the bye week.

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Flo-Ri-Duh

October 13th, 2012
10:22 am

Started watching the Falcons in 1966 and still waiting for them to win the Super Bowl.

Michael M.

October 13th, 2012
11:19 am

After the bye week,here is the rest of the Season line-up for the Atlanta Falcons and where game is and what the opponent’s record is as of now……………………………..

@ Eagles 3-2
H Cowboys 2-2
@ Saints 1-4
H Cards 4-1
@ Bucs 1-3
H Saints 1-4
@ Panthers 1-4
H Giants 3-2
@ Lions1-3

the Eagles, Cards, and Giants are the only Teams that have winning records so far this Season………………………………….I think Atlanta can and will beat all three of them Teams…………actually , looking at the rest of the schedule, I don’t see the Falcons losing a game this Season………unless they lose to someone in the NFC South cause they play the Cards and Giants in the Georgia Dome .

At worse, this AtlantaTeam goes 12 – 4 this Regular Season, possiblility of being 16 – 0 so for all the naysayers tht keep commenting the Falcons haven’t played anyone good…………..looking at it, so far, there is not really anyone on the schedule good ………………………lmao ! ! !

lowdownjj

October 13th, 2012
12:54 pm

@ Michael: we finish with the Bucs @ home again this yr

Falcons Rule.

October 13th, 2012
3:17 pm

Falcons will destroy the raidazz and the rest of the NFL to finish 19-0….case closed. Michael M. is a fairy clown for doubting the Falcons during the preseason. RISE UP…..THIS IS THE YEAR!!!!

falCANS

October 13th, 2012
9:25 pm

Now that Grimes is out Nicholas is my fav. On defense but I hope he sits out this game so Mike Pete can start and show that it is he and NOT Dent that belongs

Paddy

October 14th, 2012
8:36 am

falCANS………why are you so down on Dent and the coaches ar not? What do you expect from a player that is on the field only for 1/3 of the plays? In the ‘dog eat dog’ world of the NFL, if you can’t play you don’t play! Dent is playing!

Paddy

October 14th, 2012
9:42 am

Falcons Rule…………I like your enthusiasm but it might be a litle over the top. ‘ Any Given Sunday ‘happens every Sunday. Lets win the divison and get home field adantage then see what happens