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Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant thrilled to be back on the field
Team's top pass defender missed Super Bowl run in 2016
Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant celebrates an interception during a 2016 game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. - photo by John Bazemore
There was nothing Desmond Trufant could do. As the Atlanta Falcons squandered a lead of historic proportions in the Super Bowl, their best pass defender was stuck on the sideline, merely a spectator. “Obviously, it wasn’t easy to watch,” Trufant said after practice Thursday.
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