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5 Ways the Atlanta Falcons Can Lighten the Load on Michael Turner

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5 Ways the Atlanta Falcons Can Lighten the Load on Michael Turner
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Michael Turner has been a top back for the past four years.

Michael Turner has had over 300 carries in three of the last four years. Atlanta should be able to incorporate quite a few elements that would limit the amount of carries their star running back receives each week.

Turner's best season in terms of yards per carry was in 2009, when he only had 178 attempts. Thus, reducing his workload will probably be a good idea over the long term.

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