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                        === Falcons' Moore arrested ===
 
 Flowery  Branch,  GA (Sports  Network) - Atlanta  Falcons safety William Moore
 was arrested and charged with simple battery on Thursday.
 
 According  to  the Atlanta Journal-Constitution,  Moore was booked into Fulton
 County Jail following an incident. No other details were immediately available
 about the arrest.
 
 "We  are aware of the situation involving William Moore and are in the process
 of  gathering  more information,"  a Falcons spokesperson  said in a statement
 released  to the newspaper. "Because this is now a legal matter, the club will
 have no further comment at this time."
 
 Moore,  28, signed  a five-year, $30 million contract extension on March 9. He
 was  coming  off a  season in  which he was  named a  Pro Bowl alternate after
 recording 105 tackles and four interceptions.
 
 A  second-round  pick  in the  2009  NFL  Draft,  Moore  has 159  tackles,  11
 interceptions and five forced fumbles in four seasons with the Falcons.
 
 
 
 
 04/18 22:29:26 ET