Flowery Branch, GA (Sports Network) - Atlanta Falcons wide receivers Roddy
White and Julio Jones both participated in Friday's practice session, though
both are listed as questionable for this weekend's game against the St. Louis
White, who sat out both Wednesday and Thursday's practices due to a sprained
ankle that reduced his effectiveness in last Sunday's season-opening loss at
New Orleans, returned to the field on a limited basis. Head coach Mike Smith
told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution afterward that White would play against
The veteran wideout also played through a questionable tag in last week's
tilt, but managed just two catches totaling 19 yards.
Jones, meanwhile, was listed as limited for a second straight day with a knee
injury that isn't believed to be serious.
The two receivers are among six Atlanta players to receive a questionable
status for Sunday's game, along with cornerback Asante Samuel, defensive
tackle Jonathan Babineaux, offensive tackle Sam Baker and linebacker Sean
Samuel sat out the opener with a thigh problem but has been a limited practice
participant throughout the week, as has Weatherspoon (knee).
Both Babineaux and Baker sat out the past two days' workouts with knee
injuries before putting in limited work on Friday.
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