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Falcons | Corey Peters status uncertain

Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:25:56 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles') is still iffy for the regular season opener. Head coach Mike Smith said he wants Peters to practice in pads Wednesday, Sept. 3, before making a decision.

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Falcons | Corey Peters ahead of schedule

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:21:33 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles') is ahead of schedule in his recovery from a torn Achilles, according to head coach Mike Smith. Peters should be ready for the regular season opener.

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Falcons | Corey Peters practices

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:33:46 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles') is participating in practice Tuesday, Aug. 19.

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Falcons | Corey Peters returns

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:11:04 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles') returned to practice Monday, Aug. 18.

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Falcons | Corey Peters hoping to return for opener

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:26:50 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles') plans to be back for Atlanta's season-opener, saying he's optimistic and is feeling good.

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Falcons | Two placed on PUP list

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:07:31 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles') and SS Zeke Motta (neck) were placed on the physically unable to perform list.

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Falcons | Corey Peters' status for camp uncertain

Sun, 13 Jul 2014 20:37:04 -0700

It is not known if Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles') will be ready for the start of training camp.

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Falcons | Corey Peters could start camp on PUP list

Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:55:04 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles') could start training camp on the Physically Unable to Perform list. Head coach Mike Smith said Peters is ahead of scheduled and able to do some light running.

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Falcons | Corey Peters gets one-year deal

Tue, 04 Mar 2014 11:36:55 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons signed DT Corey Peters to a one-year contract extension Tuesday, March 4. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Falcons | Trying to lock up Corey Peters

Mon, 03 Mar 2014 20:43:38 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have entered contract talks with impending free-agent DT Corey Peters, as the team looks to prevent the veteran from hitting the open market.

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Falcons | Corey Peters has surgery

Thu, 09 Jan 2014 05:40:26 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles') underwent surgery to repair a torn Achilles' and is expected to miss six to eight months for rehabilitation.

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Falcons | Corey Peters placed on IR

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 20:30:31 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have placed DT Corey Peters (Achilles') on Injured Reserve.

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Falcons | Wednesday practice report for Week 17

Wed, 25 Dec 2013 13:22:45 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles'), RB Jacquizz Rodgers (concussion) and LB Sean Weatherspoon (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 25. CB Robert Alford (ankle) and WR Darius Johnson (ankle) both were limited in practice. C Peter Konz (neck) fully practiced.

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Falcons | Corey Peters to have surgery

Tue, 24 Dec 2013 11:52:45 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles') will undergo season-ending Achilles' surgery "very quick" after being injured in Week 16, and he faces a six to eight month recovery period. "The rehabilitation time on an Achilles is going to put us close to the start of next season, so he's going to have to get it going and hit it. But I know he will. Corey is a very tough guy. I feel for Corey. We all do. It's a tough injury to have. And especially at this time of the season; this late in the season," head coach Mike Smith said. Peters will be placed on Injured Reserve.

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Falcons | Corey Peters will not return

Mon, 23 Dec 2013 18:23:26 -0800

Updating a previous report, Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (Achilles') suffered an Achilles' injury in the first quarter of the Week 16 game against the San Francisco 49ers Monday, Dec. 23, and he will not return.

Fantasy Tip: Peters was seen on the bench in tears with a coach consoling him, so the injury might be of the serious variety.

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Falcons | Corey Peters helped off

Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:26:26 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (leg) was helped off the field in the first quarter of the Week 16 game against the San Francisco 49ers due to an apparent leg injury. He was unable to put any weight on the right leg, and was helped off by the training staff while hopping on his left leg. He had been dealing with a knee issue in November, but it's uncertain if he aggravated that injury or suffered a new one.

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Falcons | Corey Peters pulled from game

Mon, 18 Nov 2013 12:01:58 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (knee) was pulled from the team's Week 11 game because he was dealing with knee problems.

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Falcons | Friday injury report for Week 11

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 13:24:15 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DE Malliciah Goodman (calf) did not practice Friday, Nov. 15, and has been ruled out. LB Sean Weatherspoon (foot) fully practiced and is probable. DT Peria Jerry (toe) and DT Corey Peters (knee) both were limited in practice and are questionable.

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Falcons | Thursday practice report for Week 11

Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:15:50 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DE Malliciah Goodman (calf) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 14. RB Jason Snelling (knee), DT Peria Jerry (toe) and DT Corey Peters (knee) were limited during practice. LB Sean Weatherspoon (foot) fully participated in practice.

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Falcons | Wednesday practice report for Week 11

Wed, 13 Nov 2013 13:22:41 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Jason Snelling (knee), DE Malliciah Goodman (calf) and DT Corey Peters (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 13. DT Peria Jerry (toe) and LB Sean Weatherspoon (foot) were limited during practice.

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Falcons | Friday injury report for Week 10

Fri, 08 Nov 2013 12:44:36 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Peria Jerry (toe) fully practiced Friday, Nov. 8, and is probable. OT Sam Baker (knee), LB Stephen Nicholas (thigh) and DT Corey Peters (knee) were all limited in practice and are questionable.

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Falcons | Thursday practice report for Week 10

Thu, 07 Nov 2013 15:40:56 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (knee) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 7. OT Sam Baker (knee), DT Peria Jerry (toe) and LB Stephen Nicholas (thigh) were limited.

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Falcons | Corey Peters injury update

Thu, 07 Nov 2013 10:14:30 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (knee) is walking around without a noticeable limp Thursday, Nov. 7, but is wearing a left knee wrap. Peters is expected to practice Thursday.

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Falcons | Wednesday practice report for Week 10

Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:42:25 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 6. OT Sam Baker (knee), DT Peria Jerry (toe) and LB Stephen Nicholas (thigh) were limited during practice.

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Falcons | Corey Peters to have MRI

Sun, 03 Nov 2013 20:30:13 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (knee) left the Week 9 game against the Carolina Panthers due to a left knee injury, and he said Sunday, Nov. 3, that he is scheduled for an MRI Monday, Nov. 4.

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Falcons | Three probable

Fri, 25 Oct 2013 10:45:11 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Robert Alford (ankle), TE Chase Coffman (knee) and DT Corey Peters (shoulder) all fully practiced Friday, Oct. 25 are probable for the team's Week 8 game.

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Falcons | Four limited

Thu, 24 Oct 2013 15:03:50 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Sam Baker (knee), TE Chase Coffman (knee), LB Akeem Dent (ankle) and DT Corey Peters (shoulder) were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 24.

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Falcons | Five limited in practice

Wed, 23 Oct 2013 14:53:43 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Robert Alford (ankle), OT Sam Baker (knee), TE Chase Coffman (knee), LB Akeem Dent (ankle) and DT Corey Peters (shoulder) all were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 23.

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Falcons | Two players getting raises

Wed, 30 Jan 2013 13:17:19 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters and CB Asante Samuel will receive bigger 2013 base salaries because of incentives in their contracts. Peters was scheduled to make $630,000 next season but will now make $1.323 million while Samuel will go from $3 million to $3.2 million.

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Falcons | Three players listed as questionable

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 11:34:38 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DE Cliff Matthews (hamstring), DT Jonathan Babineaux (ribs) and DT Corey Peters (knee) were limited during practice Friday, Dec. 28, and are listed as questionable for Week 17.

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Falcons | Two limited

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 12:48:19 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Jonathan Babineaux (ribs) and DT Corey Peters (knee) both were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 27.

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Falcons | Two limited in practice

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 13:48:54 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Jonathan Babineaux (ribs) and DT Corey Peters (knee) were both limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 26.

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Falcons | Corey Peters injures shoulder

Sun, 25 Nov 2012 11:43:15 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (shoulder) left the game early Week 12 because of a shoulder injury and is considered questionable to return.

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Falcons | Roster moves

Fri, 26 Oct 2012 14:36:30 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons activated DT Corey Peters (foot) from the Physically Unable to Perform list Friday, Oct. 26, and waived CB Terrence Johnson in a corresponding move.

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Falcons | Corey Peters could play Week 8

Thu, 25 Oct 2012 10:50:09 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (foot) could be activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list before the team's Week 8 game if he shows he is ready to play in a game.

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Falcons | Corey Peters practices

Mon, 22 Oct 2012 10:54:27 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (foot) participated in practice Monday, Oct. 22. Peters said he is not sure when he will be able to get in football shape and the team will have three weeks to make a decision on him.

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Falcons | Will have to get Corey Peters in game shape

Mon, 15 Oct 2012 12:37:58 -0700

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith the team has three weeks to decide whether DT Corey Peters (foot) will be added to the active roster or if he will miss the rest of the season. Smith said the team's biggest challenge will be to get Peters in game shape before the deadline.

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Falcons | Corey Peters placed on NFI list

Thu, 26 Jul 2012 10:17:57 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have placed DT Corey Peters (foot) on the Non-Football Injury list. He is expected to miss at least three weeks of training camp because of a foot injury.

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Falcons | Corey Peters, Jonathan Babineaux favorites for DTs jobs

Sat, 30 Jun 2012 11:19:34 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DTs Corey Peters and Jonathan Babineaux are expected to enter training camp as the favorites for the starting defensive tackle positions but likely will be pushed by DTs Peria Jerry, Vance Walker and Travian Robertson.

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Falcons | Corey Peters expected to miss rest of OTAs

Fri, 01 Jun 2012 10:44:10 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (foot) will miss the rest of the organized team activities as well as the minicamp because of a foot injury he suffered earlier this offseason. He is expected to be ready for the start of training camp.

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Falcons | Eight players listed as probable

Sat, 24 Dec 2011 12:41:00 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Jason Snelling (illness), WR Harry Douglas (groin), C Todd McClure (undisclosed), OT Will Svitek (groin), DE John Abraham (undisclosed), DT Corey Peters (knee), LB Curtis Lofton (ankle) and CB Chris Owens (hand) are listed as probable for Week 16. Douglas and Lofton were limited during practice Saturday, Dec. 24, while the other players fully practiced.

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Falcons | Five limited during practice

Fri, 23 Dec 2011 12:44:02 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Harry Douglas (groin), OT Will Svitek (groin), DT Corey Peters (knee), LB Curtis Lofton (ankle) and CB Brent Grimes (knee) were limited during practice Friday, Dec. 23, and are expected to play Week 16.

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Falcons | Five limited

Thu, 22 Dec 2011 13:57:19 -0800

Atlanta Falcons CB Brent Grimes (knee), OT Will Svitek (groin), WR Harry Douglas (groin), LB Curtis Lofton (ankle) and DL Corey Peters (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 22.

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Falcons | Corey Peters returns

Thu, 15 Dec 2011 19:19:44 -0800

Updating a previous report, Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (knee) returned to the game Week 15 after missing some time with a knee injury.

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Falcons | Corey Peters injured Week 15

Thu, 15 Dec 2011 18:32:14 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DT Corey Peters (knee) suffered a knee injury in Week 15 and is considered questionable to return.

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Falcons | Six listed as probable

Fri, 25 Nov 2011 13:26:23 -0800

Atlanta Falcons C Todd McClure (undisclosed), OG Justin Blalock (ankle), DE John Abraham (undisclosed), DT Corey Peters (knee), LB Curtis Lofton (ankle) and SS William Moore (quadriceps) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 25. They are listed as probable for Week 12 and are expected to play.

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Falcons | Five players fully practice

Thu, 24 Nov 2011 11:42:54 -0800

Atlanta Falcons C Todd McClure (undisclosed), OG Justin Blalock (ankle), DE John Abraham (undisclosed), DT Corey Peters (knee) and LB Curtis Lofton (ankle) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 24.

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Falcons | Five limited

Wed, 23 Nov 2011 15:36:11 -0800

Atlanta Falcons OT Sam Baker (back), OG Justin Blalock (ankle), S William Moore (quadriceps), DL Corey Peters (knee) and LB Curtis Lofton (ankle) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 23.

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Falcons | Six players probable for Week 10

Fri, 11 Nov 2011 13:26:35 -0800

Atlanta Falcons C Todd McClure (knee), DE Ray Edwards (knee), DT Corey Peters (knee), LB Curtis Lofton (groin) and CBs Brent Grimes (knee) and Dunta Robinson (thigh) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 11. They are listed as probable for Week 10 and are expected to play.

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Falcons | Three limited

Thu, 10 Nov 2011 13:57:35 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DL Ray Edwards (knee), CB Brent Grimes (knee) and DL Corey Peters (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Nov. 10.

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