Douglas tears ACL, will miss season

Updated: August 7, 2009, 2:01 AM ET
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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- The Atlanta Falcons' depth chart at wide receiver doesn't look much like coach Mike Smith planned.

Smith confirmed Thursday that Harry Douglas will miss the season with a knee injury. Pro Bowl receiver Roddy White is in a contract holdout, and so suddenly the Falcons' three-receiver formation includes Eric Weems, who has one career catch, and Brian Finneran, who hasn't started a game since 2005.

Both Weems, who rooms with Douglas at the Falcons' training ...

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