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  1. Duo will miss the preseason finale for BirdsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... toughness and edge-setting pressure. We're just trying to get him where he's feeling at his best." Justin Blalock, Sam Baker and Konz are no longer with the team. Jon Asamoah, who started 15 games last year at right guard, is listed behind Chris ...

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  2. Banged up Falcons' trying to get healthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SavannahNow

    ... toughness and edge-setting pressure. We're just trying to get him where he's feeling at his best." Justin Blalock, Sam Baker and Konz are no longer with the team. Jon Asamoah, who started 15 games last year at right guard, is listed behind Chris ...

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  3. T Lamar Holmes likely saved by PUP list, but is no lock to return to FalconsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | The Falcoholic

    Many expected Holmes to be cut in 2014. However, he was likely kept entirely for depth purposes thanks to Sam Baker's injury.

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  4. Falcons still looking for best 5 on O-lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... could be falling behind. The turnover on the line began after last season. Two former long-time starters - tackle Sam Baker and guard Justin Blalock - were released. Stone was a surprise last season when he started nine games at center as an ...

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  5. Atlanta Falcons still looking for best 5 on offensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | SavannahNow

    ... could be falling behind. The turnover on the line began after last season. Two former long-time starters - tackle Sam Baker and guard Justin Blalock - were released. Stone was a surprise last season when he started nine games at center as an ...

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  6. Falcons still looking for best 5 on offensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Houston Chronicle

    ... could be falling behind. The turnover on the line began after last season. Two former long-time starters - tackle Sam Baker and guard Justin Blalock - were released. Stone was a surprise last season when he started nine games at center as an ...

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  7. Former Falcons first-rounder Sam Baker likely to call it a careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | MSNBC

    Former first-round pick Sam Baker 's NFL prospects didn't look good when he missed 2014 with a season-ending torn patella tendon, leading to his release from the Falcons. Sam's father and Pro Football Hall of Fame president David Baker told Gil Brandt and Alex Marvez on SiriusXM NFL Radio that his son " probably just concluded his career " because of the host of injuries that plagued him throughout his career.

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  8. Report: Sam Baker's career "likely over"Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Falcoholic

    The Atlanta Falcons former franchise-ish left tackle Sam Baker is likely done with football. Alex Marvez of Fox Sports had the news.

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  9. Falcons Uniform History #72: Sam Baker as the last survivorRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | The Falcoholic

    Despite being one of the more common numbers, the number 72 has been permeated with mediocrity in Falcons history. Journeymen players surround this list, although one former first-round pick will be recognized immediately.

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  10. Falcons Uniform History #68: Thielemann TakeoverRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2015 | The Falcoholic

    ... to Tampa Bay and cut after one season. Atlanta took a waiver on him to possibly play right guard or tackle. After Sam Baker and Jake Matthews went down with injuries, Carimi was forced to play right tackle once again. He was overwhelmed through ...

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  11. Grantland Pumps Up the FalconsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Falcoholic

    ... offensive line really can't get much worse than last year and that, simply by virtue of health and not relying on Sam Baker or S-Jax , we're likely in better shape. Ultimately, Mays concludes that he sees a top 7-8 offense while Barnwell seems to be ...

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  12. Dirty Bird Daily: Latest Atlanta Falcons NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | BlogginDirty

    ... thought the offensive line would take a step forward and not have issues protecting Matt Ryan. However, due to Sam Baker being injured, Matthews was forced to play left tackle instead of right tackle, and he did not have a rookie season to remember.

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  13. Reasons to be optimistic about these falconsRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Falcoholic

    ... guess you were reading the transcript from a Mike Smith press conference. All you need to do now is talk about how Sam Baker is in the best shape of his life, change a few names, and you've got yourself a summary of last year's off season reports. ...

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  14. Atlanta Falcons: Offensive line still a major concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | BlogginDirty

    ... Training Facility. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports It was a sad day when the Falcons released Sam Baker this offseason and not for the reasons you may think. It was depressing that it took as long as it did to release the giant of a ...

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  15. Falcons have over $10.7 million tied up in cut playersRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | The Falcoholic

    ... phrase has lost all meaning. Cutting beloved Justin Blalock accounts for $4.12 million of that. Jiminy-jilkers! Sam Baker will have a bigger hit next year, but is the second biggest culprit after taking up $2.8 million in 2015 cap space. The rest of ...

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  16. The Falcons are the 29th healthiest NFL team since 2013Read the original story

    Jul 5, 2015 | The Falcoholic

    ... with Jake Matthews , Joe Hawley , William Moore and others recovering from maladies suffered last season, and with Sam Baker gone and Sean Weatherspoon being allowed to move on after two straight injury-marred campaigns. The fundamental composition ...

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  17. 3 injured Falcons who need to be 100% for Atlanta to thrive in 2015Read the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | The Falcoholic

    ... the offensive line, and the Falcons don't appear to have the depth to solve that particularly thorny problem. With Sam Baker gone, Lamar Holmes injured and not really a good option in the first place and Tyler Polumbus predictably scuffling early in ...

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  18. Dirty Bird Daily: Latest Atlanta Falcons NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | BlogginDirty

    ... team expects a quick turnaround for the 32nd-ranked unit, the 2015 season will likely mark a massive letdown. With Sam Baker's release, there's only one player whose combination of poor 2014 performance, contract size and uncertain 2015 role makes ...

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  19. Considering Tyson Jackson's Falcons futureRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Falcoholic

    With Sam Baker's release, there's only one player whose combination of poor 2014 performance, contract size and uncertain 2015 role makes him an obvious candidate to be cut. That player is Tyson Jackson .

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  20. Isaiah BattleRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Sports Network

    ... left tackle Ryan Clady to a season-ending ACL injury, and the Falcons just parted ways with the oft-injured tackle Sam Baker. Another possible under-the-radar fit is Philadelphia. The Eagles are set at the tackle position with All-Pro Jason Peters ...

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