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Falcons at full strength for divisional round matchup with Eagles

Posted Jan 11, 2018

The Falcons are at full strength from an injury standpoint ahead of the Falcons vs. Eagles matchup

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – The Falcons are at full strength from a health standpoint as they get ready to head to Philadelphia for their matchup with the No. 1 seeded Philadelphia Eagles.

“I thought we threw an awesome week of preparation,” Falcons coach Dan Quinn said. “Health wise, we came through the week in good shape. No setbacks for anybody.”

Wide receiver Julio Jones practiced for the first time this week after missing Tuesday and Wednesday’s practice with an ankle injury.

Jones has previously had success in Philadelphia. Last year when the Falcons played at Lincoln Financial Field, Jones caught 10 passes for 135 yards.

As for the Eagles, cornerback Sidney Jones and linebacker Dannell Ellerbe are questioniable to play.

The Falcons take on the Eagles at 4:35 p.m. ET on Saturday at Lincoln Financial Field.