Falcons place Sean Weatherspoon on injured reserve-designated to return

The Atlanta Falcons placed standout linebacker Sean Weatherspoon on injured reserve-designated to return.

Weatherspoon sprained his foot against the St. Louis Rams.

Weatherspoon is an integral part of the Falcons' defense.

The Falcons placed defensive end Kroy Biermann on injured reserve Monday and have now lost another defender.

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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.

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