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Position
RB
 
Jersey
34
Name  Jerious Norwood
Born  7/23/1983
Height  5-11
Weight  202
College  Miss State
9/21/2010 4:59:00 PM
Description: Falcons RB Jerious Norwood's 2010 season is over after suffering a torn right ACL. SOURCE: TWITTER
Insight: With free agency looming in 2011, Norwood's days as a Falcon should be over. He has shown very little the past couple years and can't stay healthy. Jason Snelling is now Michael Turner's clear handcuff.
 
9/21/2010 4:05:00 PM
Description: Fox Sports.com's Jay Glazer reports, via Twitter, that Norwoord (knee) is out for the season with a torn ACL.
Insight: Norwood can be dropped in all leagues. Jason Snelling is now Michael Turner's primary backup. (RapidDraft.com)
 
9/20/2010 4:00:00 PM
Description: D.Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal Constitution reports Norwood (knee) walked through the Falcons' locker room on crutches on Monday.
Insight: Norwood left Sunday's game with this knee issue, which looks to be fairly serious. Jason Snelling looks poised to take over as Michael Turner's primary backup. (RapidDraft.com)
 
9/19/2010 1:57:00 PM
Description: Falcons RB Jerious Norwood was taken to the locker room with, what appeared to be, a knee injury. His return is questionable.
Insight:
 
9/19/2010 1:52:00 PM
Description: As has been status quo for his career, Falcons RB Jerious Norwood has been taken to the locker room with an ankle injury.
Insight: Jason Snelling is doing a really good job in his place as Turner's backup. Snelling has even more value in PPR leagues.
 
8/26/2010 3:05:00 PM
Description: The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports Norwood is still listed as the No. 2 running back on the Falcons' depth chart.
Insight: Norwood has missed time this preseason with a hip flexor issue, but he is still ahead of Jason Snelling to be Michael Turner's primary backup this season. (Rapid Draft.com)
 
8/16/2010 12:43:00 PM
Description: D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal Constitution reports Norwood (hip) will not play in Thursday's preseason game against New England.
Insight: Norwood did, however, return to practice on Monday and is still in line to be Michael Turner's primary backup. (Rapid Draft.com)
 
8/11/2010 12:07:00 PM
Description: The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports Norwood (hip) is listed as the Falcons' No. 2 running back behind Michael Turner.
Insight: Norwood has missed practice time in camp with a hip flexor issue after missing time with a hip injury last season. He has fantasy value as Turner's handcuff. (Rapid Draft.com)
 
8/2/2010 4:17:00 PM
Description: The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports Norwood (hip) missed Monday morning's practice with a hip flexor injury.
Insight: Norwood missed time last season with a hip issue, but Falcons' head coach Mike Smith suggested this is not the same injury. The team may take it easy with him considering his injury history. (Rapid Draft.com
 
7/27/2010 1:20:00 PM
Description: The Clarion Ledger reports Norwood (hip) expects to be "100 percent ready to roll" when the season starts.
Insight: Norwood missed six games last season with a hip injury, and if healthy he can provide a provide a nice contradiction in style as Michael Turner's top backup. (SportsBuff.com)
 
5/10/2010 9:59:00 PM
Description: The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports Norwood (hip) is expected to be ready for the start of the Falcons' OTAs on May 25.
Insight: Norwood missed six games in 2009 with the hip issue. If he could ever stay healthy, he could have decent fantasy value as Michael Turner's backup. (SportsBuff.com)
 
4/22/2010 4:19:00 PM
Description: The Falcons have re-signed Norwood to a one-year, $1.759 million contract.
Insight: Norwood was surpassed by Jason Snelling on the Falcons' RB depth chart in 2009, so his fantasy value as Michael Turner's "handcuff" is gone. (SportsBuff.com)
 
3/3/2010 10:20:00 PM
Description: The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports the Falcons have assigned a first round tender to Norwood.
Insight: Norwood battled injuries last season, but will return to Atlanta and battle Jason Snelling to be Michael Turner's primary backup next season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
1/18/2010 4:07:00 PM
Description: The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports Norwood, who can be a free agent this offseason, may not return to the Falcons next season.
Insight: With the emergence of Jason Snelling in 2009, the Falcons may let Norwood leave, especially since he had an injury riddled season this season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
1/4/2010 11:34:00 AM
Description: Norwood had nine carries for 27 yards and four catches for 23 yards in Atlanta's win over Tampa Bay on Sunday.
Insight: Norwood started in Michael Turner's (right ankle) place, but Jason Snelling got the most work. Norwood is scheduled to become a free agent, and could be somewhere else next season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
12/21/2009 12:33:00 AM
Description: Norwood has nine carries for 22 yards and two catches for 47 yards in the Falcons' 20-7 win over the Jets on Sunday.
Insight: Norwood could be in line for significant work if Michael Turner (right ankle) has to miss more time. That said, he is not a good fantasy option. (SportsBuff.com)
 
11/30/2009 1:31:00 PM
Description: Norwood (right hip) had 50 offensive yards (28 receiving, 22 rushing) and a receiving touchdown in Atlanta's win over Tampa Bay on Sunday.
Insight: Norwood produced solidly in his eight touches, and could be in line for more playing time with Michael Turner's (right ankle) status up in the air. (SportsBuff.com)
 
Questionable11/13/2009 10:59:00 AM
Description: Norwood (right hip) did not practice on Thursday.
Insight: Norwood is barely roster-worthy at this point in most fantasy leagues. (SportsBuff.com)
 
Questionable11/6/2009 10:37:00 AM
Description: According to Atlanta Falcons.com, Norwood (right hip) did not practice on Thursday.
Insight: Norwood missed last Monday's game against New Orleans, and his status for Sunday against Washington look iffy. (SportsBuff.com)
 
Questionable11/4/2009 7:57:00 PM
Description: According to Atlanta Falcons.com, Norwood (right hip) did not practice on Wednesday.
Insight: Norwood missed Monday night's game against New Orleans, so his status for this week against Washington has to be up in the air due to a short week as much as anything. Aaron Stecker could once again serve as Michael Turner's primary backup this week. (SportsBuff.com)
 

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