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  1. Michael Vick regrets 'dominating too much' early in careerRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | UPI

    ... 16 scores, while rushing for 777 yards and eight touchdowns in his first season as a starter for the 2002 Atlanta Falcons . "And, you know, you got to tell yourself, look, you gotta keep going because they're out to get you," Vick told Patrick. "But ...

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  2. Falcons release return specialist Devin Hester before campRead the original story

    24 min ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    A turf toe injury knocked out most of his season in 2015. He had 269 total return yards during the last five games of the year.

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  3. Connecting the dots with Devin HesterRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | TitanSized

    ... back he can compete for reps there. The other obvious connection is new Tennessee Titans OC and former Atlanta Falcons WR coach, Terry Robiskie. Robiskie was with Devin Hester the last two years, and actually made him a functional receiver in his ...

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  4. Atlanta Falcons: Quinn, Dimitroff kick off camp with press conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | BlogginDirty

    Blogging Dirty was live on scene at the Branch to check out Atlanta Falcons' head coach Dan Quinn and general manager Thomas Dimitroff kick off training camp with their annual press conference. A lot things were talked about, especially about the news of all-pro return specialist Devin Hester's release of the team.

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  5. Falcons training camp: Recapping the Dan Quinn and Thomas Dimitroff press conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | The Falcoholic

    Today brought news of Devin Hester's release and a press conference for the Falcons ' brass, one we were awaiting for the possibility of some quality nuggets of information. As always, Thomas Dimitroff and Dan Quinn delivered, albeit only a few scant morsels.

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  6. Is Devin Hester a Hall of Famer? Brian Urlacher says '100 percent'Read the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | ESPN

    Devin Hester 's release from the Atlanta Falcons on Tuesday should not diminish what the most dynamic return man in NFL history accomplished through 10 NFL seasons. Whether this marks the conclusion of the four-time Pro Bowler's illustrious career is unknown, but the annual question regarding his place in history is sure to be debated over the next few days: "100 percent," Urlacher said Tuesday.

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  7. Devin Hester released by FalconsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chicago Bears

    Hester played eight seasons with the Bears from 2006-13, becoming the NFL's all-time leader with 18 kick return touchdowns and 13 punt return TDs. He also tied Hall of Famer Deion Sanders' career mark of 19 return touchdowns, which includes punts, kickoffs, missed field goals, fumbles and interceptions.

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  8. Devin Hester released by Atlanta Falcons, NFL career in questionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    Devin Hester, considered one of the most exciting football players to ever come out of the University of Miami, was released by the Atlanta Falcons on Tuesday. Hester, 33, is the NFL's all-time leader in punt returns for touchdowns with 14 in his 10-year NFL career - most of which coming with the Chicago Bears.

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  9. Falcons release Devin HesterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Niners Nation

    The Atlanta Falcons said Devin Hester passed his physical, but released him as a football decision. The 49ers have Bruce Ellington as their returner, but could they look for other options? My guess is any option would be internal.

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  10. Hitchens' versatility has proven valuable for Cowboys, and could...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dallas Morning News

    Dallas Cowboys middle linebacker Anthony Hitchens reaches to tackle Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman in the first half at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, September 27, 2015. Finished fourth on the Cowboys with 85 tackles.

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  11. Falcons G.M. says Devin Hester passed physical, release was "football decision"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MSNBC

    The Falcons cut the most prolific return man in NFL history Tuesday, but it wasn't because he was having a hard time staying on the field. According to Michael Cunningham of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Falcons General Manager Thomas Dimitroff said health issues weren't the reason they parted ways Tuesday.

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  12. Atlanta Falcons Release WR Devin HesterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

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  13. Falcons release record-setting return specialistRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    The three-time All Pro return specialwas entering the final season of a three-year, $9 million contract, holds the NFL record for kickoff and punt returns for touchdowns. Atlanta Falcons release return specialist Devin Hester The three-time All Pro return specialwas entering the final season of a three-year, $9 million contract, holds the NFL record for kickoff and punt returns for touchdowns.

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  14. Falcons release former Chicago Bear Devin Hester before campRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WGN-TV Chicago

    JANUARY 03: Devin Hester #17 of the Atlanta Falcons returns a kick off during the first half against the New Orleans Saints at the Georgia Dome on January 3, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia. ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 03: Devin Hester #17 of the Atlanta Falcons returns a kick off during the first half against the New Orleans Saints at the Georgia Dome on January 3, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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  15. Vote: Is Devin Hester a Hall of Famer?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ESPN

    There is no doubt that Devin Hester is the greatest return man in the history of the NFL given that he has a record 20 touchdown returns, but is he a Hall of Famer? The Atlanta Falcons have released the 33-year-old Hester , who is recovering from toe surgery, leaving his NFL future unclear at this point. Consider his case for Canton uncertain as well.

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  16. 2016 Buccaneers' Season Preview: Week Nine vs. AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ThePewterPlank

    ... nine, the Bucs play the second of what will be a three game homestand, taking on Mike Smith 's old team, the Atlanta Falcons. This one will wrap up the season series, with the first game taking place on opening day . Thursday Night Football comes ...

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  17. Falcons cut Devin Hester as Chiefs prepare for camp with their own Devin HesterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arrowhead Pride

    The Atlanta Falcons have cut WR Devin Hester, which highlights how incredible it is he's stayed in the NFL this long without a true position. Hester is notable because earlier this year Kansas City Chiefs special teams coach Dave Toub, who coached Hester in Chicago, said that the Chiefs fifth round pick, Tyreek Hill, reminds him of Devin Hester.

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  18. Should Jets sign Devin Hester, whom Falcons just cut?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Newark Star-Ledger

    The Falcons on Tuesday released veteran return man Devin Hester, a day before the Jets will report to training camp . So should the Jets, who don't have any sure things for either of their return spots, take a shot at Hester and sign him? Let's examine that possibility, shall we? First, the Jets are looking for someone to return both kickoffs and punts - either one guy for both roles, or two different guys.

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  19. Letter foretold Japan rampage that killed 19 disabled peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC 27

    Retired receiver Jimmy Smith, whose life has been defined as much for off-field problems as on-field plays, will b FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Atlanta Falcons have released star return specialist Devin Hester before the opening of training camp.

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  20. Atlanta Falcons training camp storylines: Cornerback battleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BlogginDirty

    The Atlanta Falcons have a strong cornerback duo of Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford, but behind them the group is somewhat thin. Training camp will answer a number of questions.

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