Falcons sign linebackers Jamar Chaney, Omar Gaither, fullback Patrick DiMarco

The Atlanta Falcons added reinforcements at linebacker and fullback today after losing linebacker Sean Weatherspoon to injured reserve-designated to return with a foot injury and fullback Bradie Ewing to injured reserve with a knee injury.

The Falcons signed former Philadelphia Eagles linebackers Jamar Chaney and Omar Gaither.

Chaney recently worked out for the New England Patriots and the Tennessee Titans. He played collegiately at Mississippi State. Gaither played at the University of Miami.

The Falcons signed fullback Patrick DiMarco.

They also signed linebacker Chase Thomas (Stanford, New Orleans Saints) to the practice squad.

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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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