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Sam Baker Injury: What The Falcons Starting 22 May Look Like

It's not pretty.

Kevin C. Cox

With all the injuries, who will the Falcons be starting Monday night against the Jets? Let's run down real quick, so you can get a sense of the devastation.


QB Matt Ryan
RB Jacquizz Rodgers
FB Patrick DiMarco
WR Roddy White
WR Julio Jones
TE Tony Gonzalez
LT Lamar Holmes
LG Justin Blalock
C Peter Konz
RG Garrett Reynolds
RT Jeremy Trueblood


DE Osi Umenyiora
DT Corey Peters
DT Jonathan Babineaux
DE Jonathan Massaquoi
OLB Joplo Bartu
MLB Omar Gaither
OLB Paul Worrilow/Jamar Chaney
CB Desmond Trufant
FS Thomas DeCoud
SS William Moore
CB Robert McClain/Robert Alford

The Falcons are banged up on offense, but can probably make it work. Of greater concern is this defense, which is incredibly weak at linebacker. If the Jets can get any offense going at all, they'll make a game of this.

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