Falcons place DT Peters on injured reserve

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Flowery Branch, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Atlanta Falcons placed defensive tackle Corey Peters on injured reserve on Thursday.

The 25-year-old suffered an Achilles injury in Monday night's 34-24 loss to the San Francisco 49ers that will require surgery.

Peters started in all 15 games this season recording 46 tackles with a career- high five sacks.

In other moves, the Falcons signed safety Sean Baker and defensive tackle Adam Replogle.