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Falcon’s first round pick out for the season

By DaShawn Brown - email

(WTOC) - First round draft pick Peria Jerry is out for the season. 

The defensive tackle from Ole Miss injured his left knee Sunday, in the Falcon's 28-20 win over the Carolina Panthers.  

Head coach Mike Smith said the rookie will be placed on injured reserve. 

Thomas Brown will likely start in his place.

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