Falcons Losing Two Offensive Lineman to Season Ending Injuries

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) – The Atlanta Falcons have lost center Joe Hawley and right tackle Lamar Holmes to season-ending injuries and also will be without starting safety William Moore for eight games.
The three starters were hurt in Sunday’s 41-28 loss at Minnesota. Tuesday’s moves leave Atlanta with serious holes to fill before this week’s game at the Giants.
Hawley (knee) and Holmes (foot) were placed on injured reserve on Tuesday. Moore (shoulder) was placed on injured return-designated to return. He can begin practicing in six weeks.
Falcons guard Justin Blalock (back) also left Sunday’s game with an injury.
Atlanta signed safety Sean Baker, tackle Cameron Bradfield and guard Harland Gunn to the active roster. The team signed safety Kimario McFadden and guard Adam Replogle to the practice squad.
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