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Atlanta Falcons Transactions 2021

October
DATETRANSACTION
October 21, 2021Signed DL Nick Thurman to the practice squad. Released WR Keelan Doss.
October 20, 2021Reinstated OT Kaleb McGary from the reserve/COVID-19 list. Released DB T.J. Green and K Elliott Fry from the practice squad. Signed S Luther Kirk to the practice squad.
October 18, 2021Promoted OLB James Vaughters, LB Daren Bates and CB Chris Williamson.
October 13, 2021Activated OL Josh Andrews from injured reserve. Placed OL Kaleb McGary on the reserve/COVID-19 list. Signed LB Daren Bates to the practice squad. Released DL Chris Slayton from the pratice squad.
October 7, 2021Signed TE Parker Hesse to the practice squad. Released K Elliott Fry and OLB George Obinna from the practice squad.
October 4, 2021Activated CB Kendall Sheffield from injured reserve. Waived TE Parker Hesse. Promoted WR Juwan Green and CB Chris Williamson to the active roster from the practice squad.
September
DATETRANSACTION
September 30, 2021Placed CB Isaiah Oliver and P Cam Nizialek on injured reserve. Signed K Elliott Fry and S Shawn Williams to the practice squad. Promoted P Dustin Colquitt from the practice squad to the active roster. Signed DT Mike Pennel.
September 29, 2021Promoted P dustin Colquitt to the active roster from the practice squad .
September 18, 2021Signed DL Anthony Rush to the practice squad. Placed RB Caleb Huntley on the reserve/COVID-19 practice squad list.
September 16, 2021Signed P Dustin Colquitt to the practice squad. Released OL Bryan Witzmann from the practice squad.
September 15, 2021Signed WR Juwan Green to the practice squad. Released K Elliott Fry from the practice squad. Waived P Cameron Nizialek.
September 12, 2021Re-signed K Elliott Fry to the practice squad. Released G Danny Isidora from the practice squad.
September 10, 2021Signed OLs Danny Isidora, Bryan Witzmann and DL Mike Pennel to the practice squad.
September 9, 2021Released K Elliot Fry, WR Juwan Green and TE David Wells from the practice squad.
September 8, 2021Signed LB Brandon Coupland.
September 6, 2021Signed K Elliott Fry to the practice squad.
September 5, 2021Signed K Elliott Fry to the practice squad.
September 4, 2021Activated TE Parker Hesse from the reserve/COVID-19 list.
September 3, 2021Placed CB Kendall Sheffield on injured reserve. Waived P Dom Maggio from injured reserve with an injury settlement.
September 2, 2021Re-signed RB Qadree Ollison to the practice squad. Released OL Sam Jones from the practice squad.
September 1, 2021Signed OLs Willie Beavers, Sam Jones, Ryan Neuzil, OLBs Quinton Bell, George Obinna, ILB Emmanuel Ellerbee, RBs D'Onta Foreman, Caleb Huntley, WRs Juwan Green, Austin Trammell, TEs John Raine, David Wells, DL Chris Slayton and CB Chris Williamson to the practice squad. Released LS Josh Harris. Claimed G Colby Gossett off waivers from Cleveland.
August
DATETRANSACTION
August 29, 2021Signed WR Keelan Doss and OLB James Vaughters to the practice squad. Released RB D'Onta Foreman from the practice squad. Signed RB Wayne Gallman. Waived RB Qadree Ollison.
August 28, 2021Claimed OL Colby Gassett off waivers from Cleveland. Signed RB Wayne Gallman. Released RB Qadree Ollison. Signed LS Josh Harris.
August 26, 2021Waived CBs Delrick Abrams, Chris Williamson, OLs Willie Beavers, Sam Jones, Ryan Neuzil, Joe Sculthorpe, Kion Smith, DLs Zac Dawe, Chris Slayton, ILBs Emmanuel Ellerbee, Erroll Thompson, WRs Juwan Green, Antonio Nunn, Chris Rowland, RB Caleb Huntley, S Dwayne Johnson, OLBs Kobe Jones, Tuzar Skipper, S J.R. Pace, and TEs John Raine, David Wells. Waived P Dom Maggio with an injury settlement. Cut DL Eli Ankou, WR Trevor Davis and RB D'Onta Foreman. Placed TE Parker Hess on the reserve/COVID-19 list.
August 21, 2021Waived P Sterling Hofricther.
August 19, 2021Signed QB Josh Rosen. Released OL Willie Wright, WR Austin Trammell, RB Javian Hawkins, DT Olive Sagapolu and OLB Shareef Miller. Placed QB A.J. McCarron on IR. Waived WR J'Mon Moore from IR with a settlement.
August 15, 2021Signed TE David Wells. Placed TE Ryan Becker on the injured reserve list.
August 13, 2021Re-signed DL Eli Ankou.
August 11, 2021Placed WR J'Mon Moore on IR after clearing waivers. Waived LB George Obinna and G Bryce Hargrove.
August 4, 2021Signed RB D'Onta Foreman. Activated OL Kaleb McGary from the physically unable to perform (PUP) list. Activated OL Willie Wright from the reserve/COVID-19 list. Waived CB Tyler Hall. Placed DT Deadrin Senat on the injured reserve list.
August 1, 2021Waived WR/KR Jeff Badet with an injury designation. Activated DE Dante Fowler Jr from the COVID-19 list.
July
DATETRANSACTION
July 31, 2021Signed WR Trevor Davis. Placed TE Jaeden Graham on the reserve/injured list.
July 30, 2021Placed P Sterling Hofrichter on IR.
July 29, 2021Signed P Cameron Niziale. Waived P Sterling Hofrichter with an injury designation.
July 27, 2021Signed LB Tuzar Skipper.
July 25, 2021Signed WR J'Mon Moore.
July 23, 2021Placed DE Dante Fowler on the reserve/COVID-19 list. Placed OTs Matt Gono and Kaleb McGary and DT Deadrin Senat on the PUP list.
July 22, 2021Placed DT John Atkins, DE Kobe Jones, TE Lee Smith and C Willie Wright on the reserve/COVID-19 list.
July 21, 2021Signed OL Jason Spriggs and LB Emmanuel Ellerbe. Waived RB Tony Brooks-James.
June
DATETRANSACTION
June 24, 2021Signed TE Kyle Pitts to a four-year contract.
June 13, 2021Signed S Richie Grant to a four-year contract.
June 12, 2021Signed DT John Atkins and OLB George Obinna. Waived WR Greg Dortch, OLB Jeff Holland, DT Eli Ankou and LB Alani Putuatu. Signed CB Darren Hall and C Drew Dalman to four-year contracts. Signed WR Jeff Badet and OLB Shareef Miller.
June 11, 2021Signed WR Jeff Badet.
June 10, 2021Signed G Jalen Mayfield to a four-year contract. Signed OL Jalen Mayfield, DL Ta'Quon Graham, OLB Adetokunbo Ogundeji, CB Avery Williams and WR Frank Darby on rookie contracts.
June 5, 2021Signed LB Jeff Holland.
June 4, 2021Traded WR Julio Jones and 2023 sixth-round pick to Tennessee for a 2022 second and 2023 fourth-round pick.
May
DATETRANSACTION
May 22, 2021Signed WR Tajae Sharpe.
May 19, 2021Signed WR Tajae Sharpe.
May 15, 2021Signed OT William Sweet. Released OL Jack Batho.
May 14, 2021Claimed OT William Sweet off waivers from Dallas.
May 12, 2021Released DL Eli Howard. Signed DLs Eli Ankou and Olive Sagapolu.
May 9, 2021Signed TE Parker Heese.
May 8, 2021Claimed C Sam Jones off waivers from Indianapolis.
May 7, 2021Waived K Elliot Fry.
May 6, 2021Released K Elliott Fry.
May 1, 2021Signed WR Juwan Green to a one-year contract.
April
DATETRANSACTION
April 28, 2021Exercised fifth-year option on WR Calvin Ridley. Declined fifth-year option on TE Hayden Hurst. Signed QB A.J. McCarron. Agreed to terms with OLs Jack Batho, Bryce Hargrove, Ryan Neuzil, Joe Sculthorpe and Kion Smith, DL Zac Dawe, LBs Dorian Etheridge, Eli Howard, Kobe Jones, Alani Pututau and Errol Thompson, QB Feleipe Franks, RBs Javian Hawkins and Caleb Huntley, Ss Dwayne Johnson and JR Pace, CB Marcus Murphy, WRs Antonio Nunn and Austin Trammell and TE John Raine.
April 25, 2021Signed QB A.J. McCarron to a contract.
April 10, 2021Signed DT Duron Harmon and RB Cordarrelle Patterson to one-year contracts. Waived RB Ito Smith.
March
DATETRANSACTION
March 27, 2021Re-signed DE Steven Means. Signed OL Josh Andrews and DT Jonathan Bullard.
March 24, 2021Signed OL Josh Andrews.
March 20, 2021Signed RB Mike Davis to a two-year contract and LB Barkevious Mingo and DB Fabian Moreau to one-year contracts.
March 19, 2021Signed DB Fabian Moreau to a one-year contract.
March 18, 2021Signed LB Barkevious Mingoto a one-year contact. Signed RB Mike Davis to a two-year contract.
March 14, 2021Signed LB Brandon Copeland and S Erik Harris to one-year contracts.
March 12, 2021Acquired TE Lee Smith from Buffalo in exchange for a seventh-round 2022 NFL Draft pick.
March 8, 2021Signed P Dom Maggio.
March 7, 2021Resigned TE Jaeden Graham.
March 6, 2021Re-signed WR Christian Blake, CB Tyler Hall, K Younghoe Koo and DE Jacob Tuioti-Mariner.
March 4, 2021Released G James Carpenter.
February
DATETRANSACTION
February 18, 2021Released S Ricardo Allen and DE Allen Bailey. Waived QB Kurt Benkert.
February 12, 2021Named Chis Olsen director of football administration.
February 3, 2021Named Thomas Stallworth strength and conditioning coach and Brian Griffin director of coaching operations.
February 1, 2021Named Dwaune Jones assistant director of college scouting and Chandler Henley assistant offensive line coach.
January
DATETRANSACTION
January 30, 2021Named T.J. Yates as passing specialist, Lanier Goethie as assistant defensive coach and Nick Perry as assistant defensive backs coach.
January 29, 2021Announced hiring Kyle Smith as VP of player personnel.
January 28, 2021Named Desmond Kitchings running backs coach.
January 26, 2021Announced the hiring of Jon Hoke as secondary coach and Ted Monachino as outside linebackers coach.
January 22, 2021Announced offensive coach Dirk Koetter to retire.
January 19, 2021Named Terry Fontenot general manager.
January 15, 2021Named Arthur Smith head coach.
January 6, 2021Activated DE Austin Edwards from the reserve/COVID-19 list.
January 4, 2021Signed CB Delrick Abrams Jr., OLs Willie Wright and Willier Beavers, QB Kurt Benkert, RB Tony Brooks-James, WRs Greg Dortch and Chris Rowland, K Elliott Fry, DBs T.J. Green and Chris Williamson and DT Chris Slayton to reserve/future contracts.
January 2, 2021Elevated WR Devin Gray and Chris Rowland from the practice squad. Elevated TE Jared Pinkney from the practice squad to the active roster as a COVID-19 replacement.