Falcons coach Dan Quinn said Falcons wide receiver Roddy White is excused from today’s practice for personal reasons.
Quinn said he hasn’t spoken with White since he told ESPN.com on Tuesday that he was bothered by his lack of chances in the offense.
Quinn said Wednesday the Falcons wouldn’t focus on getting White more chances.
“I wouldn’t say a point of emphasis, no,” Quinn said.
On Tuesday, White told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution he wanted to be clear that he's not disgruntled by the lack of production.
“I’m here for one thing and that’s to win,” said White in a phone interview.
In four games, White has six catches on 13 targets for 91 yards.
Support real journalism. Support local journalism. Subscribe to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution today. See offers.
Your subscription to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed. Thank you for supporting real journalism.