On Monday, Atlanta Falcons starting safety guard Erik Harris will undergo surgery to repair a torn pectoral muscle and will be reimbursed for the season.
Erik Harris was injured in Sunday’s 29-21 victory over Carolina Panthers and was replaced by Jaylinn Hawkins. Erik Harris is 31 years old and signed a one-year contract with Atlanta Falcons during the off season.
Erik Harris has started 12 games for Atlanta Falcons this season and has played the best performance of his career statistically. Currently Erik Harris has completed 8 destructive passes and 64 tackles ranked second in the team.
In the subsequent game against the San Francisco 49ers, Jaylinn Hawkins and one of the second-round picks Richie Grant may replace Erik Harris in the first match. However, Richie Grant missed the game against the Carolina Panthers due to an ankle injury.