Falcons sign QB Logan Woodside, release LB Nate Landman, RB Damien Williams

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FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons claimed quarterback Logan Woodside off Tennessee’s practice squad and released rookie linebacker Nate Landman, according to the NFL’s transactions list.

Also, running back Damien Williams was released, and his locker and jersey No. 6 were given to Woodside.

Woodside, who played at Toledo, was drafted in the seventh round (249th overall) of the 2018 draft by the Bengals.

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Woodside, 27, is 6-foot-1 and 213 pounds. He has played in 11 NFL games and has attempted three passes.

Landman, who played at Colorado, made the team as an undrafted rookie. He played 22 defensive snaps and 67 special-teams snaps in seven games. He had a tackle and a quarterback hit.

Williams played in one game and suffered a rib injury for the Falcons. He is reportedly 100% healthy, according to ESPN.

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Also, the Falcons signed cornerback Javelin Guidry to the practice squad.

Guidry, 24, 5-9 and 191 pounds, played at Utah. He’s spent time with the Jets and Raiders.

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