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Dominique Franks

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Falcons | Several options for kick, punt returner

Fri, 02 Aug 2013 14:22:30 -0700

Atlanta Falcons special teams coach Keith Armstrong said WR James Rodgers, CB Robert Alford and CB Dominique Franks will be candidates for the kick and punt returner jobs during training camp. Armstrong also said RB Jacquizz Rodgers will be a candidate for the kick returner job.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Michael Cunningham

Falcons | Desmond Trufant financials

Wed, 24 Jul 2013 11:12:43 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Desmond Trufant agreed to a four-year, $8.16 million deal Wednesday, July 24, with $3.4 million guaranteed. Trufant will compete with CBs Dominique Franks and Robert Alford for the starting right cornerback spot opposite CB Asante Samuel.

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Falcons | Three likely to tangle for starting CB job

Sun, 14 Jul 2013 20:35:05 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons will have a battle between CBs Robert Alford, Desmond Trufant and Dominique Franks during training camp and the preseason for the starting right cornerback job opposite CB Asante Samuel.

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Falcons | Several FAs not expected to return

Fri, 01 Feb 2013 17:31:14 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons are not expected to re-sign impending free-agent CB Dominique Franks, SS Chris Hope, LB Mike Peterson, OT Will Svitek or WR Tim Toone this offseason.

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Falcons | Two likely back to reserve roles

Mon, 01 Oct 2012 18:17:26 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Dominique Franks and CB Robert McClain filled in the past two games at nickel back while CB Christopher Owens (concussion) was out. He is expected to return this week, and he is likely to jump back into the starting nickel back role, bumping Franks and McClain back to reserve status.

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Falcons | Dominique Franks is starting nickel back

Tue, 25 Sep 2012 21:33:11 -0700

Following the season-ending injury to CB Brent Grimes (Achilles'), CB Dominique Franks is now the team's starting nickel back.

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Falcons | Dominique Franks re-signed

Thu, 06 Sep 2012 08:56:46 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons re-signed free-agent CB Dominique Franks Thursday, Sept. 6. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Steelers | Trio of CBs try out

Wed, 05 Sep 2012 19:53:21 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers recently worked out free-agent CBs Dominique Franks (Falcons), Terrence Johnson (Colts) and Akwasi Owusu-Ansah (Cowboys).

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Chiefs | Several worked out

Wed, 05 Sep 2012 19:47:11 -0700

The Kansas City Chiefs had LB Bobby Carpenter (Patriots), CB Chris Carr (Vikings), CB Dominique Franks (Falcons) and LB Bryan Kehl (Redskins) in for tryouts Wednesday, Sept. 5.

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Falcons | Make moves to reach 53-man roster

Fri, 31 Aug 2012 15:16:28 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have waived LB Spencer Adkins, LB Rico Council, WR Drew Davis, CB Dominique Franks, OT Bryce Harris, LB Jerrell Harris, WR Marcus Jackson, CB Marty Markett, RB Dimitri Nance, DE Conrad Obi, DT Micanor Regis, WR James Rodgers, CB Peyton Thompson and SS Suaesi Tuimaunei. The team has reached injury settlements to TE Lamark Brown (undisclosed) and OG Andrew Jackson (undisclosed). The team have waived injured WR Kerry Meier (undisclosed) and placed SS Shann Schillinger (undisclosed) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2012 season. FB Mike Cox and LB Joe Zelenka have been released.

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Falcons | Dominique Franks appears to be top pick for punt returner

Wed, 15 Aug 2012 12:05:11 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Dominique Franks appears to be the favorite for the punt returner duties this season.

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Falcons | Harry Douglas has chance to be punt returner

Fri, 22 Jun 2012 10:56:20 -0700

Atlanta Falcons special teams coach Keith Armstrong said WR Harry Douglas has a good chance to win the punt return job during training camp. CBs Dominique Franks and James Rodgers are also expected to compete for the punt return job.

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Falcons | Several work as kick returners

Wed, 30 May 2012 11:20:36 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WRs Harry Douglas and James Rodgers and CBs Brent Grimes and Dominique Franks worked as kick returners during organized team activities Tuesday, May 29.

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Falcons | Two candidates to be punt returner

Sun, 13 May 2012 11:06:00 -0700

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith said WR Harry Douglas and CB Dominique Franks are candidates to win the punt returner duties.

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Falcons | Kelvin Hayden doubtful to play

Wed, 30 Nov 2011 13:28:55 -0800

Atlanta Falcons CB Kelvin Hayden (toe) is "very doubtful" to play in Week 13 against the Houston Texans due to a dislocated toe. CB Dominique Franks is set to start at left cornerback, with CB Chris Owens moving to left cornerback in the nickel.

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Falcons | Dominique Franks, Chris Owens might see more time

Tue, 29 Nov 2011 19:07:21 -0800

Atlanta Falcons CBs Dominique Franks and Chris Owens might see more time in Week 13 against the Houston Texans, as CBs Brent Grimes (knee) and Kelvin Hayden (toe) might not be available. Franks and Owens saw extensive playing time in Week 12.

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Falcons | Kelvin Hayden, James Sanders might see more time

Tue, 11 Oct 2011 18:58:40 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Kelvin Hayden and FS James Sanders might see more time in Week 6 against the Carolina Panthers if SS William Moore (shoulder) and CB Chris Owens (concussion) are unable to go. FS Shaun Schillinger and CB Dominique Franks would also slide up the depth chart if Moore and Owens are out.

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Falcons | Kelvin Hayden could compete for nickel back job

Thu, 01 Sep 2011 10:28:18 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Kelvin Hayden is expected to compete with CBs Chris Owens and Dominique Franks for the nickel back job.

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Falcons | Nickel back job still open

Sun, 21 Aug 2011 10:22:36 -0700

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith said the team still has not decided whether CB Dominique Franks or CB Chris Owens will be the nickel back this season.

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Falcons | Dominique Franks records two tackles

Fri, 12 Aug 2011 21:38:52 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Dominique Franks posted two solo tackles in the preseason opener Friday, Aug. 12, against the Miami Dolphins. He also impressed on punt returns, totaling 38 yards on a pair of chances. "Great blocking. They were holding them up at the line of scrimmage and were giving me a free chance to catch the bell," Franks said. "I just set up the blocks. I have to credit the blocking. It's more than just me out there."

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Falcons | Dominique Franks showing improvement

Sat, 25 Jun 2011 12:46:47 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Dominique Franks looked to be more comfortable with his back pedaling and ablility to break on the ball during player-organized workouts.

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Falcons | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 02 Jan 2011 08:50:52 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, QB John Parker Wilson, DL Lawrence Sidbury, OL Mike P. Johnson, SS Rafael Bush, LB Spencer Adkins, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 17.

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Falcons | Week 16 Inactives

Mon, 27 Dec 2010 16:20:54 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared RB Antone Smith, CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, QB John Parker Wilson, DL Lawrence Sidbury, OL Mike P. Johnson, LB Spencer Adkins, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 16.

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Falcons | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 19 Dec 2010 12:33:26 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared RB Antone Smith, CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, QB John Parker Wilson, DL Lawrence Sidbury, OL Mike P. Johnson, LB Spencer Adkins, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 15.

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Falcons | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 12 Dec 2010 08:55:35 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared LB Coy Wire, CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, RB Jason Snelling, QB John Parker Wilson, DL Lawrence Sidbury, OL Mike P. Johnson, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 14.

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Falcons | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 05 Dec 2010 12:02:33 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared RB Antone Smith, CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, RB Jason Snelling, QB John Parker Wilson, DL Lawrence Sidbury, OL Mike P. Johnson, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 13.

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Falcons | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 28 Nov 2010 08:46:14 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared RB Antone Smith, CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, QB John Parker Wilson, DL Lawrence Sidbury, TE Michael Palmer, OL Mike P. Johnson, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 12.

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Falcons | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 21 Nov 2010 12:08:32 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, RB Gartrell Johnson, DL John Abraham, QB John Parker Wilson, OL Mike P. Johnson, LB Spencer Adkins, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 11.

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Falcons | Week 10 Inactives

Thu, 11 Nov 2010 16:01:06 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, QB John Parker Wilson, TE Justin Peelle, DL Lawrence Sidbury, OL Mike P. Johnson, LB Sean Weatherspoon, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 10.

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Falcons | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 07 Nov 2010 08:47:54 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, QB John Parker Wilson, TE Justin Peelle, DL Lawrence Sidbury, OL Mike P. Johnson, LB Sean Weatherspoon, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 9.

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Falcons | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 17 Oct 2010 08:40:07 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, RB Gartrell Johnson, QB John Parker Wilson, DL Lawrence Sidbury, OL Mike P. Johnson, LB Sean Weatherspoon, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 6.

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Falcons | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 10 Oct 2010 08:48:53 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, RB Gartrell Johnson, QB John Parker Wilson, DL Lawrence Sidbury, WR Michael Jenkins, OL Mike P. Johnson, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 5.

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Falcons | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 03 Oct 2010 08:54:22 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, RB Gartrell Johnson, QB John Parker Wilson, WR Michael Jenkins, OL Mike P. Johnson, LB Sean Weatherspoon, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 4.

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Falcons | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 12 Sep 2010 05:52:26 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared RB Antone Smith, CB Dominique Franks, OT Garrett Reynolds, OG Joe Hawley, QB John Parker Wilson, WR Michael Jenkins, OL Mike P. Johnson, LB Spencer Adkins inactive for Week 1.

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Falcons | Brent Grimes will be a game-time decision Thursday

Wed, 18 Aug 2010 17:35:47 -0700

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith said CB Brent Grimes (groin) will be a game-time decision for the team's preseason game Thursday, Aug. 19, reports CBSSports.com. If Grimes isn't unable to play, CB Chevis Jackson and CB Dominique Franks could see more playing time.

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Falcons | Dominique Franks believes he can have impact as returner

Wed, 04 Aug 2010 11:02:59 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Dominique Franks said he believes he can be an impact player for the team this season as a punt and kick returner but knows that he will have to earn the playing time, reports Daniel Cox, of AtlantaFalcons.com.

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Falcons | Joe Hawley, Dominique Franks agree to terms

Tue, 15 Jun 2010 09:58:20 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have signed fourth-round draft choice OG Joe Hawley and fifth-round draft choice CB Dominique Franks to four-year contracts, a source told Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Falcons | Dominique Franks could compete for return duties

Wed, 05 May 2010 12:06:45 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Dominique Franks could compete for the kick and punt return duties this season, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal Constitution.

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NFL | Franks receiving interest

Mon, 12 Apr 2010 15:45:49 -0700

Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports University of Oklahoma CB Dominique Franks is receiving interest in the Baltimore Ravens, Minnesota Vikings, Houston Texans and Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Patriots | Worked out Franks

Mon, 12 Apr 2010 15:45:35 -0700

Aaron Wilson, of the National Football Post, reports the New England Patriots have held a private workout with University of Oklahoma CB Dominique Franks, according to a source.

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NFL | Franks takes part in Oklahoma Pro Day

Tue, 09 Mar 2010 10:15:27 -0800

Justin VanFulpen, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports Oklahoma CB Dominique Franks posted a time of 4.47 seconds in the 40-yard dash at the school's Pro Day. Franks also posted a time of 11.72 seconds in the 60-yard shuttle.

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NFL | Franks measures in at NFL Combine

Sun, 28 Feb 2010 21:14:06 -0800

Oklahoma CB Dominique Franks said he measured in at the NFL Scouting Combine with a height of 5-foot-11, 194 pounds.

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NFL | Nine from Oklahoma invited to NFL Combine

Tue, 02 Feb 2010 21:19:49 -0800

NFLCombine.net reports University of Oklahoma QB Sam Bradford, RB Chris Brown, LB Keenan Clayton, TE Brody Eldridge, CB Dominique Franks, TE Jermaine Gresham, CB Brian Jackson, DT Gerald McCoy and OT Trent Williams have been invited to participate in the 2010 NFL Scouting Combine Feb. 24 to March 2.

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NFL | Franks to enter draft

Tue, 05 Jan 2010 11:34:43 -0800

Joe Schad, of ESPN.com, reports Oklahoma CB Dominique Franks said Tuesday, Jan. 5, that he will enter the 2010 NFL Draft.

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