The Atlanta Falcons are getting ready to head to the West Coast for a week nine matchup against the San Francisco 49ers. Take a look at pictures of practice this week.
Desmond Trufant was once again a limited participant in practice on Thursday as he recovers from a lower back injury.
The full participation column gained a player as center James Stone moved over from previously being limited in practice on Wednesday. Stone joins defensive end Tyson Jackson as the two full participants listed on the injury report.
For the second straight day, wide receiver Nick Williams was limited with a hamstring injury.
Thursday was a positive day for center Mike Person who didn't participate at all on Wednesday. The starting center was able to practice in a limited capacity.
The Falcons' defense was without cornerback Robert Alford, linebacker Justin Durant and safety William Moore once again.
Wide receiver Leonard Hankerson's nagging hamstring injury has kept him from practicing for two weeks now.