Falcons corner Robert Alford broke his wrist, Antone Smith to injured reserve

Atlanta Falcons starting cornerback Robert Alford broke his wrist Sunday.

Alford was replaced by Robert McClain in the lineup.

The Falcons face challenging games against the Cleveland Browns and the Arizona Cardinals the next two games.

Alford is out two to four weeks.

Running back Antone Smith broke his leg and will be placed on injured reserve.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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