Falcons wide receiver Eric Weems was arrested in DeKalb County on Nov. 16 for driving under the influence of alcohol, according to DeKalb County jail records. He posted a $1,100 bond.
"We became aware of Eric's situation on Tuesday morning," coach Mike Smith said Wednesday night. "We don't like these kinds of incidents and we're disappointed."
Weems, who made the Falcons as an undrafted rookie free agent, is the team’s kick returner and has caught six passes for 50 yards. He’s had six rushes for 36 yards.