When Robert James violated the league's substance abuse policy on July 8, his chances of becoming a long-term piece to the Falcons' puzzle went from slim to none. Yesterday, the Falcons made it official.
James had the potential to become a Cato June-type player, but he only saw action in one NFL game during his brief stint with the Falcons. His release does tell us that Sean Weatherspoon's injury is likely not as serious as some have feared.
In News That Shocks No One: Falcons Cut LB Robert James