Falcons RB Freeman exits practice over heat

From ESPN - August 13, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman left Sunday's practice early due to heat-related issues and had to get an IV treatment afterward.

Freeman was on the field early, then exited during 11-on-11 drills. It was the second time Freeman has left practice early during training camp. The first time was attributed to a stomach illness.

Falcons coach Dan Quinn did not know the details behind Freeman's heat-related exit this time.

"He had some heat stuff that he dealt with from the first practice and again today," Quinn said. "I did not get a chance to go in and see him yet, but I will find out."


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