Description: Cornerback Brent Grimes suffered an Achilles injury on Sunday and will miss the remainder of the season according to Dan Hanzus of NFL.com
Insight: With Peyton Manning coming to town for Week 2, the Falcons will have to be prepared for a passing display like the show the Broncos' quarterback put on against the Steelers in Week 1. This Week 2 matchup should be an aerial shootout.
10/20/2009 10:08:00 PM
Description: According to J. Michael Moore of Atlanta Falcons.com, via Twitter, Grimes has been elevated to the starting lineup in place of Brian Williams (IR-torn ACL).
Insight: This is not good news for the Falcons' pass defense, since Grimes couldn't hold onto a starting job in 2008. (SportsBuff.com)