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|Aug. 26, 2016 8:28 AM PT9:28 AM MT10:28 AM CT11:28 AM ET15:28 GMT11:28 PM 北京时间8:28 AM MST10:28 AM EST10:28 AM CT19:28 UAE11:28 ET14:28 - Neal will miss the start of the season with a knee injury.
Analysis: The team says Neal will have arthroscopic surgery on his right knee on Monday and will miss three to four weeks. Neal, the team's first-round pick from Florida and a projected starter, hurt his knee in the first quarter of the Falcons' 17-6 preseason loss to the Miami Dolphins on Thursday night. He had to be helped off the field.
|Aug. 14, 2016 9:30 AM PT10:30 AM MT11:30 AM CT12:30 PM ET16:30 GMT12:30 AM 北京时间9:30 AM MST11:30 AM EST11:30 AM CT20:30 UAE12:30 ET15:30 - Neal returned to practice Sunday after missing the Falcons' preseason opener with a torso injury.
Analysis: Neal, the 17th overall pick of the 2016 draft, is expected to play in Thursday's game at Cleveland. The rookie has been running with the first-team defense during training camp.
|May 4, 2016 11:39 AM PT12:39 PM MT1:39 PM CT2:39 PM ET18:39 GMT2:39 AM 北京时间11:39 AM MST1:39 PM EST1:39 PM CT22:39 UAE14:39 ET17:39 - The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms on a four-year contract with Neal, the team's first-round pick from Florida. The Falcons' six draft picks and undrafted rookies will report on Thursday for a rookie mini-camp on Friday and Saturday. Neal is expected to contend for a starting job as a rookie.
Analysis: Neal, the No. 17 overall pick in last week's NFL draft, is the only first-round pick to agree to terms thus far. Terms of the deal, which includes an option for a fifth season, were not immediately available. Neal had 96 tackles and one interception as a junior in 2015. He had three interceptions in 2014.
|Apr. 28, 2016 6:24 PM PT7:24 PM MT8:24 PM CT9:24 PM ET1:24 GMT9:24 AM 北京时间6:24 PM MST8:24 PM EST8:24 PM CT5:24 UAE (+1)21:24 ET0:24 - The Falcons have continued to build their defense by selecting Neal with the No. 17 pick in the NFL draft Thursday.
Analysis: Neal will have a chance to compete for a starting job as the Falcons look to replace veteran strong safety William Moore, who was released. Kemal Ishmael returns after playing behind Moore last season. Neal is regarded as a big hitter and a strong run-stopper. The pick comes after the Falcons chose defensive players with four of their seven picks in 2015, their first draft with coach Dan Quinn.
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