KICKING OFF: Freeney expected to make debut with Falcons (The Associated Press)

The Falcons’ latest hope for boosting their pass rush, defensive end Dwight Freeney, is expected to make his Atlanta debut against the Browns after reaching a deal on Aug. 2. The Falcons, last in the NFL with 19 sacks last season, have ranked no higher than 28th since 2012. No Falcons player had more than four sacks.