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Falcons re-sign Rossum, add Peterson

ATLANTA (March 5, 2005) -- The Atlanta Falcons re-signed Pro Bowl return specialist Allen Rossum and added kicker Todd Peterson.

Rossum, who set an NFL playoff record last season with 153 yards on three punt returns against St. Louis, agreed to a four-year contract. The 5-foot-8, 178 pound seven-year veteran had 21 tackles, two interceptions and a sack while playing defensive back.

Peterson agreed to a one-year deal. He kicked for San Francisco last season.

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