As we inch closer to Sunday’s divisional game against the New Orleans Saints, we continue to monitor the practice report for the Atlanta Falcons. Overall, the team is healthier than it’s been in 2020 following a week 10 bye.
The team released its official practice report for Thursday, giving us insight into where certain players stand health-wise.
- T Kaleb McGary (knee)
- TE Jaeden Graham (knee/toe)
- WR Calvin Ridley (foot)
- T John Wetzel (ankle)
- T Matt Gono (illness)
- C Alex Mack (rest)
Similar to Wednesday’s report, Calvin Ridley remains limited and Matt Gono continues to be out with an illness. Popping up on Thursday’s report are Alex Mack with a typical rest day, John Wetzel with an ankle injury and Jaeden Graham with a knee/toe injury. Graham was however a full participant on Thursday.
On the Saints side of things, we already know that Drew Brees will be out for the game. Additionally, the Saints were without several key players on Thursday, including defensive end Cam Jordan and wide receiver Tre’Quan Smith. We’ll get a better idea of their health heading into Sunday’s game on Friday’s all-important practice report.