Falcons’ Dustin Colquitt placed on reserve COVID-19 list

Dallas Cowboys defensive end Dorance Armstrong (92) blocks a punt by Atlanta Falcons punter Dustin Colquitt in the first half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021. The Cowboys recovered the ball in the end zone for a touchdown. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)
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Dallas Cowboys defensive end Dorance Armstrong (92) blocks a punt by Atlanta Falcons punter Dustin Colquitt in the first half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021. The Cowboys recovered the ball in the end zone for a touchdown. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

Credit: Michael Ainsworth

Credit: Michael Ainsworth

FLOWERY BRANCH -- Falcons punter Dustin Colquitt was placed on the reserve COVID-19 list on Monday.

Colquitt has made 23 punts, for 1,096 yards for a 47.7 gross average. He’s also had one punt blocked.

The Falcons also released offensive lineman Joe Sculthorpe from the practice squad.

The Falcons released punter Cam Nizlialek on Nov. 9. He played in six games and punted in four games this season.

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Buccaneers 48, Falcons 25

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Washington 34, Falcons 30

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