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Falcons lose DE Means for 2019 with Achilles tendon injury

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) Atlanta Falcons defensive end Steven Means will miss the 2019 season after suffering an Achilles tendon injury.

Means was a part-time starter in 2018 and hurt in Monday's organized team activities (OTAs) practice, which was closed to reporters. The team announced the injury on Tuesday.

Means started in four of his eight games with the Falcons in 2018. He had 14 tackles and one sack.

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NFC South Division
TeamWLTPct
xyz-New Orleans 1330.813
Atlanta 790.438
Carolina 790.438
Tampa Bay 5110.313
Full Standings
Leaders
Pass Yds: M. Ryan4924
Pass TDs: M. Ryan35
Rush Yds: T. Coleman800
Rush TDs: T. Coleman4
Rec Yds: J. Jones1677
Rec TDs: C. Ridley10
Int: D. Kazee7
Sacks: T. McKinley7.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 6226 (6)
Passing Yards: 4949 (4)
Rushing Yards: 1573 (27)
Points per game: 25.9 (10)
Yards per game: 389.1 (6)
Touchdowns: 47 (8)
Field Goals: 25 (16)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 6152 (28)
Passing Yards: 4408 (27)
Rushing Yards: 1999 (25)
Points per game: 26.4 (25)
Yards per game: 384.5 (28)
Touchdowns: 49 (28)
Field Goals: 22 (7)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
5/16 C. Lindstrom signed/draft choice Four-year contract (fifth-year option)
5/14 A. Levitre retired
5/14 J. Langford on IR undisclosed
5/11 T. Brooks-James signed
5/9 K. McGary signed/draft choice Four-year contract (fifth-year option)
5/9 K. Sheffield signed/draft choice Four-year contract (through 2022)
5/3 J. Cominsky signed/draft choice Four-year contract (through 2022)
5/3 Q. Ollison signed/draft choice Four-year contract (through 2022)
5/3 M. Green signed/draft choice Four-year contract (through 2022)
5/3 J. Miller signed/draft choice Four-year contract (through 2022)
Injuries
Date Player Status
5/14 J. Langford undisclosed (IR)
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