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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons makes a catch as Robert Lester #38 of the Carolina Panthers defends during play at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Only a Handful of Falcons and Bills on This Week’s Injury Report

With only 10 total players listed in this week’s injury report between the Bills and Falcons, it’s time for the starters to show why they were named starters.

11/29/2013

TAMPA, FL - NOVEMBER 17: Cornerback Johnthan Banks #27 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers tackles tight end Tony Gonzalez #88 of against the Atlanta Falcons November 17, 2013 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. The Bucs won 41 - 28. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Weary Falcons Had Just 3 Days To Recover, 9 Players On Injury Report

With just three days off between games this week, there is certainly no rest for the weary Falcons as they look to face off against their NFC South rival for the second time this season.

11/21/2013

ATLANTA, GA - NOVEMBER 29: Sean Weatherspoon #56 of the Atlanta Falcons reacts after a defensive stop against the New Orleans Saints at Georgia Dome on November 29, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Weatherspoon Should Return, Gonzalez May Be Out

As if losing Julio Jones for the rest of the season and Roddy White being used primarily as a decoy due to his nagging injuries wasn’t enough, Atlanta may also have to make due without Tony Gonzalez and Julio’s replacement, Harry Douglas this week against the Tampa Bay Bucs.

11/15/2013

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Only Five Falcons Listed On This Week’s Injury Report

The good news for Atlanta is that there are more Seahawks starters listed on this week’s injury report than the total number of Falcons players listed.

11/08/2013

GLENDALE, AZ - OCTOBER 27: Cornerback Asante Samuel #22 of the Atlanta Falcons walks out onto the field before the NFL game against the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium on October 27, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Falcons 27-13. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

No Rest For The Weary: Double Digit Number Of Injured Falcons

After a rough loss to the Cardinals last week, Atlanta will head to Charlotte to take on their third NFC South opponent of the season, the 4-3 Panthers.

11/01/2013

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 07: Wide receiver Roddy White #84 of the Atlanta Falcons runs after a reception as cornerback Darrin Walls #30 of the New York Jets defends during their game at the Georgia Dome on October 7, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

White to Miss First Game Since Turning Pro

For the first time since being drafted in 2005, Falcons Pro Bowl wide receiver Roddy White will miss the first game of his NFL career.

10/18/2013

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 7: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons takes a snap against the New York Jets at the Georgia Dome on October 7, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Bucs, Falcons Could Both Be Without Key Wide Receivers

In the divisional matchup between the Bucs and Falcons, both teams will look to get on track. But who will be missing for both sides?

10/18/2013

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 20: Linebacker Stephen Nicholas #54 of the Atlanta Falcons celebrates with cornerback Asante Samuel #22 after recovering a fumble by wide receiver Michael Crabtree #15 of the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth quarter in the NFC Championship game at the Georgia Dome on January 20, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Falcons Hoping Rash of Injuries Won’t Matter Against Lowly Jets

The Atlanta Falcons are sitting at 1-3 and already have as many losses in four games as they did all of last season. Poor play and unnecessary mistakes have really plagued the team, and they’re hoping that some recent injuries don’t make it worse.

10/05/2013

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - SEPTEMBER 22: Quarterback Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons is under preasure against the Miami Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium on September 22, 2013 in Miami Gardens, Florida. The Dolphins defeated the Falcons 27-23. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Falcons Defense Starting To Heal, Offense Still Banged Up

This is one of those good news/bad news for Falcons Nation. The good news is that only one Atlanta defensive player is listed on this week’s injury report. The bad news is that of the seven other players, six of them are offensive starters.

09/27/2013

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Atlanta’s 3rd String Receivers Might See Plenty Of Action Against Rams

Normally Falcons wide receivers Harry Douglas and Drew Davis don’t get a lot of recognition because they back up Julio Jones and Roddy White. With both starting wide receivers Jones and White listed as questionable, Douglas and Davis might have to work overtime against St. Louis.

09/13/2013

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