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Steelers | Two TEs could fight for one spot

Sun, 06 Jul 2014 20:00:18 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers TEs David Paulson and Michael Palmer may compete for one roster spot during training camp. The difference in the competition probably will be which player performs better on special teams.

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Steelers | Two TEs may compete for one spot

Wed, 21 May 2014 10:13:11 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers TEs David Paulson and Michael Palmer may compete for one roster spot during training camp if TE Rob Blanchflower makes the final roster.

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Steelers | Michael Palmer re-signs

Fri, 21 Mar 2014 06:03:18 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers re-signed free-agent TE Michael Palmer to a one-year deal.

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Steelers | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 22 Dec 2013 12:30:20 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared C David Snow, WR Derek Moye, CB Isaiah Green, LB Jamaal Westerman, LB Jarvis Jones, QB Landry Jones, DL Loni Fangupo, TE Michael Palmer inactive for Week 16.

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Steelers | Michael Palmer claimed

Thu, 08 Aug 2013 17:09:09 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have claimed TE Michael Palmer off waivers from the Seattle Seahawks. The team also released TE John Rabe.

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Seahawks | Martin Parker signs

Tue, 06 Aug 2013 15:51:14 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks signed free-agent DT Martin Parker (Giants) to an undisclosed deal Tuesday, Aug. 6, and released TE Michael Palmer in a corresponding move.

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Seahawks | Make roster moves

Tue, 23 Jul 2013 11:19:07 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks signed TE Michael Palmer (Giants) Tuesday, July 23. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. In a corresponding move, the Seahawks released FS Ray Polk.

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Giants | Make roster moves

Thu, 16 May 2013 11:20:28 -0700

The New York Giants waived TE Michael Palmer and CB Antonio Dennard Thursday, May 16.

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Giants | Four players signed

Sat, 11 May 2013 19:10:44 -0700

The New York Giants have signed free-agent TE Michael Palmer (Falcons) and undrafted free-agent WR Jeremy Horne (Massachusetts), DB Junior Mertile (Florida International) and DB John Stevenson (Georgia Southern). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Falcons | Nine players probable

Wed, 28 Nov 2012 11:57:10 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Kevin Cone (groin), WR Harry Douglas (ankle), TE Michael Palmer (back), OT Sam Baker (groin), DT Vance Walker (ribs), LB Stephen Nicholas (knee), LB Sean Weatherspoon (ankle), CB Dunta Robinson (illness) and SS Charles Mitchell (calf) were limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 28, and are listed as probable for Week 13.

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Falcons | Eight limited in practice

Tue, 27 Nov 2012 14:17:36 -0800

Atlanta Falcons T Sam Baker (groin), WR Kevin Cone (groin), WR Harry Douglas (ankle), S Charles Mitchell (calf), LB Stephen Nicholas (knee), TE Michael Palmer (back), DT Vance Walker (ribs) and LB Sean Weatherspoon (ankle) were all limited in practice Tuesday, Nov. 27.

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Falcons | Several listed as limited participants

Mon, 26 Nov 2012 20:10:49 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons did not practice Monday, Nov. 26, but if they had, head coach Mike Smith said OT Sam Baker (groin), WR Kevin Cone (groin), S Charles Mitchell (calf), LB Stephen Nicholas (knee), TE Michael Palmer (back), DT Vance Walker (ribs) and LB Sean Weatherspoon (ankle) were all limited in practice. Because the Falcons play in Week 13 against the New Orleans Saints Thursday, Nov. 29, they were required to release injury information even though they had just a walk-through.

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Falcons | Three probable for Week 8

Fri, 26 Oct 2012 12:32:05 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Jonathan Babineaux (groin), TE Michael Palmer (shoulder) and RB Antone Smith (hamstring) all fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 26, and are probable for the team's Week 8 game.

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Falcons | Four limited in practice

Thu, 25 Oct 2012 14:38:01 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Jonathan Babineaux (groin), TE Michael Palmer (shoulder), G Garrett Reynolds (back) and RB Antone Smith (hamstring) were all limted in practice Thursday, Oct. 25.

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Falcons | Three limited

Wed, 24 Oct 2012 13:16:56 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Jonathan Babineaux (groin), TE Michael Palmer (shoulder) and OG Garrett Reynolds (back) were limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 24.

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Falcons | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 14 Oct 2012 08:38:04 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared RB Antone Smith, DL Cliff Matthews, QB Dominique Davis, LB Jonathan Massaquoi, OT Lamar Holmes, TE Michael Palmer, CB Terrence Johnson inactive for Week 6.

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Falcons | Two ruled out

Fri, 12 Oct 2012 12:39:59 -0700

Atlanta Falcons RB Antone Smith (hamstring) and TE Michael Palmer (shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 12, and have been ruled out of the team's Week 6 game.

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Falcons | Two miss practice

Thu, 11 Oct 2012 15:20:23 -0700

Atlanta Falcons TE Michael Palmer (shoulder) and RB Antone Smith (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 11.

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Falcons | Three miss practice

Wed, 10 Oct 2012 14:07:26 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Stephen Nicholas (ankle), TE Michael Palmer (shoulder) and RB Antone Smith (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 10.

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Falcons | Michael Palmer to miss Week 6

Mon, 08 Oct 2012 11:45:26 -0700

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith said TE Michael Palmer (shoulder) will not play Week 6. The team is hoping Palmer can return after the team's Week 7 bye.

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Falcons | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 07 Oct 2012 08:45:43 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared DL Cliff Matthews, QB Dominique Davis, LB Jonathan Massaquoi, OT Lamar Holmes, FB Lousaka Polite, TE Michael Palmer, CB Terrence Johnson inactive for Week 5.

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Falcons | Michael Palmer ruled out

Fri, 05 Oct 2012 11:31:42 -0700

Atlanta Falcons TE Michael Palmer (shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 5, and has been ruled out for Week 5.

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Falcons | Two miss practice

Thu, 04 Oct 2012 13:41:14 -0700

Atlanta Falcons TE Michael Palmer (shoulder) and RB Lousaka Polite (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 4.

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Falcons | Two miss practice

Wed, 03 Oct 2012 14:44:15 -0700

Atlanta Falcons TE Michael Palmer (shoulder) and RB Lousaka Polite (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 3.

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Falcons | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 30 Sep 2012 08:35:06 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared RB Antone Smith, CB Christopher Owens, QB Dominique Davis, LB Jonathan Massaquoi, OT Lamar Holmes, FB Lousaka Polite, TE Michael Palmer inactive for Week 4.

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Falcons | Four ruled out

Fri, 28 Sep 2012 11:52:44 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Christopher Owens (head), TE Michael Palmer (shoulder), RB Lousaka Polite (hamstring) and RB Antone Smith (hamstring) did not practice Friday, Sept. 28, and are ruled out for Week 4.

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Falcons | Four miss practice

Thu, 27 Sep 2012 15:06:06 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Christopher Owens (head), TE Michael Palmer (shoulder), RB Lousaka Polite (hamstring) and RB Antone Smith (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 27.

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Falcons | One ruled out for Week 4

Wed, 26 Sep 2012 14:00:09 -0700

Atlanta Falcons TE Michael Palmer (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 26, and has been ruled out of the team's Week 4 game.

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Falcons | Michael Palmer to miss Week 4

Mon, 24 Sep 2012 12:02:00 -0700

Atlanta Falcons TE Michael Palmer (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury Week 3 and will miss at least Week 4 because of the injury.

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Falcons | May keep two TEs on roster

Wed, 29 Aug 2012 13:13:15 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons may decide to keep only TEs Tony Gonzalez and Michael Palmer on their final roster. The team would use OG Garrett Reynolds as a tight end in short yardage situation.

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Falcons | Michael Palmer No. 1 blocking TE

Fri, 03 Aug 2012 14:02:06 -0700

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith said TE Michael Palmer is the team's top blocking tight end at this time.

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Falcons | Backup TE job appears to be wide open

Mon, 18 Jun 2012 20:11:02 -0700

Atlanta Falcons TE Tony Gonzalez is obviously entrenched as the starter, but the Falcons have several players jockeying for the primary backup job. TEs Marquez Branson, Lamark Brown, Tommy Gallarda, Adam Nissley, Michael Palmer and Aron White are all battling for roster spots.

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Falcons | Two exclusive rights free-agents re-sign

Thu, 08 Mar 2012 11:14:37 -0800

Atlanta Falcons exclusive rights free-agent RB Antone Smith and Michael Palmer have signed their tender offers. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Falcons | Reggie Kelly unlikely to return

Sat, 28 Jan 2012 21:25:38 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons are unlikely to bring back TE Reggie Kelly (Falcons) in 2012. The team likes their young TEs Michael Palmer and Ryan Winterswyk, and they gave TE Tony Gonzalez an extension.

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Falcons | 14 probable

Fri, 06 Jan 2012 13:52:35 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DL John Abraham (rest), DL Jonathan Babineaux (hamstring), FB Mike Cox (finger), WR Harry Douglas (groin), DL Peria Jerry (calf), TE Reggie Kelly (back), LB Curtis Lofton (ankle), C Todd McClure (rest), WR Kerry Meier (groin), S William Moore (groin), CB Christopher Owens (hand), TE Michael Palmer (knee), RB Jason Snelling (knee) and LB Sean Weatherspoon (head) are probable for the Wild Card playoff game Sunday, Jan. 8. Douglas, Meier and Moore were limited in practice Friday, Jan. 6, while the others practiced in full.

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Falcons | Five limited

Thu, 05 Jan 2012 14:02:27 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Harry Douglas (groin), WR Kerry Meier (groin), S William Moore (groin), TE Michael Palmer (knee) and RB Jason Snelling (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Jan. 5.

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Falcons | Nine miss practice

Wed, 04 Jan 2012 13:47:55 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DL John Abraham (rest), WR Harry Douglas (groin), CB Brent Grimes (knee), C Todd McClure (rest), WR Kerry Meier (groin), S William Moore (groin), LB Stephen Nicholas (toe), TE Michael Palmer (knee) and LB Sean Weatherspoon (head) did not practice Wednesday, Jan. 4.

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Falcons | Five probable for Week 17

Fri, 30 Dec 2011 16:48:52 -0800

Atlanta Falcons TE Reggie Kelly (back), LB Curtis Lofton (ankle), CB Chris Owens (hand), TE Michael Palmer (knee) and OT Will Svitek (groin) are each listed as probable for Week 17 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Kelly and Palmer were limited in practice Friday, Dec. 30, while Lofton, Owens and Svitek all took part in a full session.

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Falcons | Four players limited during practice

Thu, 29 Dec 2011 16:35:17 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Harry Douglas (groin, shoulder), TEs Reggie Kelly (back) and Michael Palmer (knee) and CB Brent Grimes (knee) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 29.

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Falcons | Seven limited

Wed, 28 Dec 2011 14:31:57 -0800

Atlanta Falcons DE John Abraham (rest), C Todd McClure (rest), CB Brent Grimes (knee), WR Harry Douglas (groin, shoulder), TE Reggie Kelly (back), LB Curtis Lofton (ankle) and TE Michael Palmer (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 28.

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Falcons | Five probable for Week 5

Fri, 07 Oct 2011 13:16:27 -0700

Atlanta Falcons RB Jason Snelling (concussion), TE Michael Palmer (ankle), LB Stephen Nicholas (calf), CB Chris Owens (ankle) and SS William Moore (neck) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 7. They are listed as probable for Week 5 and are expected to play.

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Falcons | Four limited

Thu, 06 Oct 2011 13:26:15 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DL Jonathan Babineaux (knee), S William Moore (neck), LB Stephen Nicholas (calf) and TE Michael Palmer (ankle) were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 6.

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Falcons | Three miss practice

Wed, 05 Oct 2011 13:56:40 -0700

Atlanta Falcons C Todd McClure (knee), DL Cliff Matthews (knee) and TE Michael Palmer (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 5.

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Falcons | Week 19 Inactives

Sat, 15 Jan 2011 16:10:56 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared CB Brian Williams, OT Garrett Reynolds, QB John Parker Wilson, DL Lawrence Sidbury, TE Michael Palmer, OL Mike P. Johnson, LB Spencer Adkins, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 19.

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Falcons | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 28 Nov 2010 08:46:14 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared RB Antone Smith, CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, QB John Parker Wilson, DL Lawrence Sidbury, TE Michael Palmer, OL Mike P. Johnson, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 12.

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Falcons | Justin Peelle returns to practice

Tue, 16 Nov 2010 16:41:38 -0800

Atlanta Falcons TE Justin Peelle (hernia) was able to return to practice as a limited participant Monday, Nov. 15, reports The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's D. Orlando Ledbetter. He is making his way back from surgery Oct. 19. "We will see how he handles the workload and see if he makes it through the next couple of days," head coach Mike Smith said. TE Michael Palmer has been filling in as the backup tight end during Peelle's absence.

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Falcons | Michael Palmer the backup

Wed, 20 Oct 2010 21:07:16 -0700

Atlanta Falcons TE Michael Palmer will serve as the backup tight end with TE Justin Peelle (hernia) sidelined, according to The Associated Press.

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Falcons | Six could be long shots to make team

Wed, 01 Sep 2010 18:46:40 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Bear Woods, TE Michael Palmer, WR Brandyn Harvey, WR Ryan Wolfe, CB Dominique Daniels and S Rafael Bush could be long shots to make the team, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Falcons | Battle for third tight end

Sun, 25 Jul 2010 07:39:35 -0700

Atlanta Falcons TEs Keith Zinger, Michael Palmer and Colin Peek will battle during training camp for the team's third tight end duties, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Falcons | Sign 14 undrafted rookie free agents

Mon, 26 Apr 2010 07:02:01 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have signed undrafted rookie free-agents TE Leroy Banks (Southern Mississippi), WR Tim Buckley (Alcorn State), S Rafael Bush (South Carolina State), CB Dominique Daniels (Nicholls State), S Gabe Derricks (San Diego), LS Justin Drescher (Colorado), WR Brandyn Harvey (Villanova), LB Weston Johnson (Wyoming), PK Garrett Lindholm (Tarleton State), TE Michael Palmer (Clemson), TE Colin Peek (Alabama), DE Emmanuel Stephens (Mississippi), WR Ryan Wolfe (UNLV) and LB Bear Woods (Troy).

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