Peria Jerry retires from the NFL

The Falcons took a hit on the defense Thursday with an unexpected retirement.
July 31, 2014

Top 5 Camp Notes: Week 2

Patriots training camp taught us plenty of valuable lessons. Kisha Tapangan shares her Top 5 most important observations from the second week of New England training camp.
August 21, 2010

Falcons need a healthy Jerry to improve on D

At times, it's tough to judge a rookie's contributions. Never was that moreso than with Atlanta DT Peria Jerry who was making those around him better with his play, but was lost in the second week of the season to a knee injury. How he recovers and his overall health are the keys to how good the Falcons can be on defensive in 2010...
January 13, 2010

Falcons' Defense Strides, Stumbles

The Falcons' rebuilt defense is still a work in progress. Atlanta is attempting to replace five starters, so things were expected to be bumpy at the outset. "There are going to be some growing pains," coach Mike Smith said. "There are a lot of new pieces on the defensive side of the ball."
August 17, 2009

All About This Season

Lawon Scott emerged from spring practice and entered fall camp as the No. 1 defensive tackle on the depth chart. But, like his team's motto, he's unsatisfied.
August 12, 2009

Falcons Experience Total Defensive Overhaul

Almost as soon as the gun sounded in the playoff loss to Arizona, the Falcons started rebuilding their defense. Five starters -- linebackers Keith Brooking and Michael Boley, safety Lawyer Milloy, cornerback Domonique Foxworth and defensive tackle Grady Jackson -- were not re-signed or were let go.
June 26, 2009

Greg Hardy -

Rebel DE Greg Hardy is setting himself up for a banner senior season, in more ways than one. Read about it inside.
June 19, 2009