PETRINO FALCONS FAREWELL LETTER DOESN’T FARE WELL: The ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION gets ahold of one of the farewell letters Bobby Petrino sent to Falcons players upon his departure from the team on Tuesday:
“Atlanta Falcons players;Out of my respect for you, I am letting you know, with a heavy heart, I resigned today as the Head Coach of the Atlanta Falcons. This decision was not easy but was made in the best interest of me and my family. While my desire would have been to finish out what has been a difficult season for us all, circumstances did not allow me to do so. I appreciate your hard work and wish the best.
For the benefit of the AJC and everyone with the Falcons, team strong safety Lawyer Milloy made a slight edit to the note: