Falcons down to 75 players

Falcons trim roster Aaron Wilson

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The Atlanta Falcons got down to the NFL limit of 75 players.

They placed linebacker Marquis Spruill and Mike Johnson on injured reserve.

And they released the following players: defensive end Theo Agnew, linebacker Brendan Daley, linebacker Darin Drakeford, safety Devonta Glover-Wright, wide receiver Julian Jones, quarterback Jeff Mathews, linebacker Walker May, running back Jerome Smith, wide receiver Tramaine Thompson, tight end Brian Wozniak and safety Tyrell Johnson.

Johnson is a veteran who previously started for the Minnesota Vikings.

The Falcons placed wide receiver Drew Davis and safety Zeke Motta on the reserve physically unable to perform list.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

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