Falcons sign Nate Stupar to contract extension

The Atlanta Falcons have signed linebacker Nate Stupar to a contract extension. Stupart is a 6-foot-2, 240-pound former Oakland Raiders seventh-round draft pick. He has played for the Raiders, Philadelphia Eagles, San Francisco 49ers, and Jacksonville Jaguars before being claimed off of waivers by the Atlanta Falcons last  year. Stupar has played in 27 career games, primarily on special teams. In 2014, he appeared in 15 games and finished the season ranked second on the team with nine special teams tackles. 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.