The Falcons made it through an entire offseason and preseason without a major injury.
One week into the season, they’ve now put their second defensive starter on injured reserve.
The team announced that linebacker Deion Jones needed foot surgery and was headed to IR.
“Following the game last Thursday, Deion reported soreness in his foot, so we sent him for further tests,” head coach Dan Quinn said. “We got the results of those tests back today, and he unfortunately will require a procedure that will result in us having to place him on injured reserve. We are bummed for…