Flowery Branch, GA (Sports Network) - The Atlanta Falcons have released
fullback Lousaka Polite and signed fullback Mike Cox.
Polite has played in six games for Atlanta this season, catching one ball for
The nine-year veteran has 95 carries for 296 yards and a touchdown, while
adding 42 receptions for 241 yards and a score in 82 career games with Dallas,
Chicago, Miami, New England and Atlanta.
Cox, who has yet to play this season, appeared in nine contests for the
Falcons in 2011-12.
Entering his fifth season after going undrafted out of Georgia Tech, Cox has
four career carries for three yards and a touchdown, and 24 catches for 133
yards over 48 games with Kansas City and Atlanta.
The Falcons also signed guard/center Jacques McClendon to the practice squad
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