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Falcons Sign Veteran Tackle Polumbus

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The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have signed tackle Tyler Polumbus. Polumbus, 6-8, 308 pounds, was originally signed by the Denver Broncos as a college free agent following the 2008 NFL Draft out of Colorado.

He spent two seasons with the Broncos, playing in 31 games with eight starts. He was released by the Broncos in 2010 and was signed as a restricted free agent by the Seattle Seahawks, where he played a total of 20 games with seven starts over two years before signing with the Washington Redskins in 2011. 

During his four year stint with the Redskins, Polumbus started 42 of the 47 games. In 2013, he started all 16 games at right tackle for Washington. He blocked for a rushing attack that tallied 2,164 yards, which was the fifth best rushing mark in the NFL that year. Polumbus is a native of Englewood, CO.

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