"This was a dream [come] true", Irvin told ESPN's Vaughn McClure. He'll spend one year on the Falcons (4-4), who are third in the AFC South behind the Carolina Panthers (6-2) and the New Orleans Saints (7-1).
The pass rusher was cut by the Oakland Raiders last week after he played just nine snaps in their loss to the San Francisco 49ers.
Runaway mining train travels 90 kilometres without driver
A train with no-one on board travelled at 100km/h for 92km in a remote area of Australia before being deliberately derailed. BHP Billiton said it had suspended all its iron ore rail operations in Western Australia on Monday after the incident.
"We know exactly how Bruce will fit into our team on the field, and just as importantly into our locker room", Falcons coach Dann Quinn said. You can't put a price on the chance for me to play for my people and city!
It will be interesting to see if the Steelers eventually do add another pass rusher for this stretch run.
Irvin joins a Falcons defense that ranks 27th in the National Football League with just 17 sacks on the season. In fact, McKinley tweeted to Irvin "let's eat", implying the meal starts on Sunday against rookie Baker Mayfield and the Cleveland Browns (1 p.m. ET, Fox). "He is familiar with our scheme and we are familiar with his strengths, so we are looking forward to getting him on the field as soon as possible".
3 found dead in collapsed buildings
The neighbourhood is home to many buildings in a similarly dilapidated condition, some of them run by slum landlords. An adjoining third building, number 67, sustained damage and was torn down for fear it would collapse, as well.
Chinese staff forced to drink urine and eat roaches
The employee added that the firm threatened to reduce their severance pay should they resign from their jobs. In the video, which has been deleted, a topless man can be seen standing in the middle of a room.
Boult hat-trick fuels New Zealand's win over Pakistan
Boult becomes the fifth New Zealander to claim an ODI hat-trick, joining Shane Bond, Emily Drumm, Julie Harris and Danny Morrison. The Pakistan innings got off to a disastrous start with Trent Boult taking a hat-trick in his second over.
Muslim women elected to US Congress for the first time
Republicans who charge that the Democratic Party has departed from its pro-Israel bona fides point to Tlaib and Omar as proof. Tlaib explicitly supports the destruction of the Jewish state of Israel and its replacement of a unitary Palestinian state.
Saints, Dez Bryant working on contract, report says
There is also the longshot that Bryant goes into New Orleans and brings the same lockeroom issues he had in Dallas. I'm guessing those in the Big Easy aren't going to like this. "Right when I got here, he took me under his wing".