Journal-Constitution has ex-Falcons player going from ‘passed away’ to ‘in poor health’

Atlanta Journal-Constitution headline:
dead

Later on Monday:
poor
The Journal-Constitution says its incorrect report about Greg McCrary dying “was based on an ESPN reporter’s tweet, and information from high school coaches.”

* Former Falcons tight end McCrary passed away (google.com)
* Former Falcons tight end McCrary in poor health (ajc.com)

Earlier:
* “Just as the degrees of sourcing have changed, so have the degrees of believability” (gnbuzz.com)

UPDATE:
barry

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