Falcons release undrafted free agent, add players to offensive and defensive lines


FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – The Atlanta Falcons announced a trio of moves on Wednesday. The team is releasing undrafted free agent tackle Devon Johnson and signing offensive tackle Dieugot Joseph and defensive end Austin Larkin.

Joseph, 25, attended Florida International University and signed with the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent in 2017. Over the past two years, the 6-foot-6, 300-pound lineman has spent time with the Ravens, Vikings and Jets.

Larkin, 24, spent time with the Dallas Cowboys in training camp last year after signing as a college free agent out of Purdue. Larkin also played linebacker for the San Antonio Commanders, a team in the former Alliance of American Football.