FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- The Falcons (1-2) began their preparation for the Cincinnati Bengals (2-1) on Wednesday, but there were several players who did not participate in practice at a full capacity and four players who were held out of practice, altogether.
Wide receiver Julio Jones and running back Devonta Freeman did not participate in Wednesday's practice due to and calf and a knee injury, respectively. On the defense, cornerback Justin Bethel and defensive end Derrick Shelby were the two players held out with a knee and a groin injury, respectively.
The Falcons' full injury report from Wednesday is below.
The Bengals are also dealing with a few injuries this week. Running back Joe Mixon and center Billy Price were the two players held out of practice, but a total of seven players were listed as limited, including wide receiver A.J. Green and cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick.
Here is the full Bengals injury report from Wednesday: