Falcons lose rookie LB Spruill for season

08/07/2014 12:44 PM

08/07/2014 12:49 PM

Flowery Branch, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - Atlanta Falcons rookie linebacker Marquis Spruill will miss the 2014 season because of a torn ACL.

Spruill, a fifth-round pick out of Syracuse, was hurt during practice Wednesday.

A four-year starter at Syracuse, Spruill finished second in program history with 41 tackles for loss.

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