Shockley back with Falcons on practice squad

Posted by ESPN.com’s Pat Yasinskas

D.J. Shockley is back with the Atlanta Falcons, a day after he was released.

The quarterback was one of eight players signed to the practice squad Sunday, the Falcons announced. In addition to Shockley, the Falcons also signed receiver Troy Bergeron, offensive lineman Michael Butterworth, linebacker Robert James, defensive end Maurice Lucas, cornerback Glenn Sharpe, guard Jose Valdez and defensive tackle Vance Walker were signed to the practice squad.