Falcons cut tackle Sam Baker

The Atlanta Falcons cut former starting left tackle Sam Baker. Baker was drafted in the first round in 2008 and started 61 games for the Falcons. Baker had a $9.2 million salary-cap figure for this year. He was replaced by Jake Matthews last year. Baker suffered a torn patellar tendon last summer.   Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun
Aaron Wilson
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.