Devonta Freeman is nearing the end of the NFL’s concussion protocol as he returned to practice on a limited basis Thursday.
Buccaneers at Falcons preview:
Falcons corner Desmond Trufant returned a Russell Wilson interception 43 yards against the Seahawks last week. The Falcons are playing more man-to-man defense, but the Bucs are not expecting Trufant to match up with leading wide receiver Mike Evans all game.
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This is among the matchups to watch Sunday as the Falcons (6-4) play the Tampa Bay Bucs (4-6) at 1 p.m. at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
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