The NFL Top 100 is an important ranking, because NFL Network polls current players each year to assemble the list. (There are nearly 1,700 players on active rosters each season, so making the NFL Top 100 definitely means something.)
Being recognized is one thing.
A couple other Falcons made the list: Vic Beasley came in at #40 and Devonta Freeman came in at #41.
That makes four Falcons on this list - an impressive showing!
I want to make sure, if in fact he’s playing it, again that he’s playing with full confidence that he’s healthy to play and that nothing severe would come of him playing.”
The Saints’ move on Monday sidelines Fairley only for 2017.
Floyd told the court that he was unaware the tea contained alcohol.
According to a criminal complaint, Green’s daughter told police he struck her in the face in a dispute over getting her to do the dishes.
Last season, Fairley made 43 tackles and 6.5 quarterback sacks over 16 games for the Saints.
Last season, Nick Fairley made 43 tackles and 6.5 quarterback sacks over 16 games for the Saints (AFP Photo/Michael Reaves)
Washington (AFP) - New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley was placed on NFL season-ending injured reserve Monday because of a heart issue, after a specialist suggested he no longer play.
Fairley was diagnosed with an enlarged heart before being made a first-round pick by Detroit in the 2011 NFL Draft.