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Desmond Trufant reports to training camp


The Atlanta Falcons newest player took to the field with his team Thursday.

Desmond Trufant officially signed with the Falcons Wednesday. The terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The Tacoma, WA, native started 47 of 50 career games at the University of Washington posting 195 tackles with a school record of 39 passes defense, 8.5 tackles for loss, and six interceptions.

As a team captain in 2012, Trufant earned second team All American honors from The NFL Draft Report and Fox Sports as well as first team All Pac 12 honors after recording 36 tackles.

Trufant joins his two older brothers Marcus and Isaiah who also played in the NFL.

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