by Mike Maher | Lions Correspondent | Mon, Mar 16th 8:23am EDT
The Atlanta Falcons are planning to release cornerback Desmond Trufant this week, according to a report from NFL insider Tom Pelissero. (Tom Pelissero on Twitter)
Trufant finished the year on injured reserve with a fractured forearm but has been a productive cornerback with the Falcons for seven years. He is still just 29 years old (he turns 30 in September) and should have significant interest in the free-agent market.
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