April 3, 2013
Brian Banks was falsely accused of rape and kidnapping before clearing his name last May.
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FALCONS NOTEBOOK: Exonerated after years in prison, Banks finally gets his NFL shot with Falcons; McClure reflects on career as he heads to Atlanta's Ring of Honor
Once considered one of the best young linebackers in the nation, Brian Banks lost his shot at college football when he was falsely accused of rape and kidnapping before clearing his name — and now the Falcons have signed him and will give him a shot to make the team. (ADDS: item on retiring Falcons center McClure)