Atlanta Falcons Reciving Core:Douglas Hurt, White not at Training Camp

ryan deeringContributor IAugust 6, 2009

FLOWERY BRANCH, GA - AUGUST 01:  Atlanta Falcons' helmets sit on field during opening day of training camp on August 1, 2009 at the Falcons Training Complex in Flowery Branch, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

            Atlanta Falcons wide receiver, Harry Douglas, is out for the rest of the season. Douglas hurt his knee during Wednesday afternoon’s practice during a one-on-one drill. Receivers had to fight through a bump from the cornerback before catching a pass from quarterback Matt Ryan.

            Douglas was filling in the number 2 spot because Michael Jenkins was filling in the number 1 slot for Roddy White. White has not been to training camp yet due to a holdout situation.

            Last year was Douglas’s rookie season. Douglas caught 23 passes for a total of 329 yards. He also ran for 69 yards with 12 carries. Douglas also took over punt returning responsibilities. He returned a punt back for a touchdown. It was also Atlanta’s first punt return for a touchdown since 2004.  

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