Skip to main content

Ishmael Placed on IR, McKissic Promoted

The Atlanta Falcons are looking to build on their win over the Rams this week as they prepare to head back to the Georgia Dome to face San Francisco. Check out these photos of the team at work.

The Atlanta Falcons have placed safety Kemal Ishmael on injured reserve (shoulder) and promoted wide receiver J.D. McKissic to the active roster.

The fourth year safety out of Central Florida played in 13 games with four starts, posting 49 total tackles (29 solo) this season. Ishmael saw action at both safety and linebacker this year. In week two, he tied his career high with 15 total tackles (13 solo) and added one pass defensed at Oakland.

McKissic has spent the entire season on the Falcons practice squad. He played for Arkansas State in college and posted 289 receptions for 2,838 yards and 11 touchdowns during his career.

This article has been reproduced in a new format and may be missing content or contain faulty links. Please use the Contact Us link in our site footer to report an issue.

Related Content