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Devonta Freeman is Atlanta's new starting RB

We knew there would be a fight for the starting running back spot, but it appears as if the finally healthy Devonta Freeman put an end to the competition.

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The Atlanta Falcons updated their unofficial depth chart on Tuesday evening. The noteworthy change? Devonta Freeman is now listed as the starting running back.

The move is unsurprising. While Tevin Coleman looked impressive in Atlanta's offense, Freeman absolutely dismantled a stout Dallas Cowboys defense that was previously the best statistical run defense in the league. Freeman played an every down role, finishing up the game with a ridiculous 30 carries for 141 yards and three touchdowns, and five catches for 52 yards.

Coleman is, of course, dealing with a rib fracture, and is expected to return in the next few weeks.

Dan Quinn and company make a bold move after one great game. Once healthy, Coleman should still get a heavy dose of carries, but will likely remain the backup for the near future. Freeman should have a pretty solid hold on the starting spot, but will still need to compete to keep his starting spot.