Report: Falcons TE Hooper out a month

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Report: Falcons TE Hooper out a month
Report: Falcons TE Hooper out a month

Atlanta Falcons tight end Austin Hooper is expected to be out "about a month" with an MCL sprain in his knee, NFL Network reported Wednesday. Asked about the report, head coach Dan Quinn told the media that belief was "not from our building," but he did say Hooper is a "long shot" to play Sunday at Carolina. Hooper was hurt late in Sunday's win at New Orleans, after catching four passes for 17 yards and a touchdown. It was his fourth straight game with a score, giving him six on the season and tying him for the league lead among tight ends with Houston's Darren Fells. Hooper, 25, is also tied with Kansas City's Travis Kelce for the most receptions (56) among tight ends. His yardage total (608)

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