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Sean Weatherspoon wants to stay with the Falcons after rehab

Sean Weatherspoon wants to stay with the Falcons after rehab
Published On: Mon, Feb 13
Jul 28, 2016; Flowery Branch, GA, USA; Atlanta Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon (56) shown during training camp at the Atlanta Falcons Training Facility. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

The Falcons have a young and fast group of linebackers.

But an older one who may not be as fast any more wants to stay part of the mix.

According to D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, veteran linebacker Sean Weatherspoon wants to stay in Atlanta after he recovers from his torn Achilles.

I want to be here, Weatherspoon said. Let that be known.

I just want to continue to focus on finishing my rehab. Im going to keep working. I think the young guys are really ascending and you sprinkle in some veteran guys who can continue to help and play, too. My focus is getting back to that point where I can go out there and be me.

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