Georgia Tech hybrid Safety/LB, Jalen Johnson, has gotten his chance in the NFL. According to the AJC, the former Yellow Jacket has accepted a rookie mini camp invite with our own Atlanta Falcons and will join Desmond Branch, who accepted an invite from the Falcons yesterday.
Each will be trying out
TaQuon Marshall and Desmond Branch both took a step towards their NFL dreams late Saturday night as they each received, and accepted, invitations to rookie mini camp. Marshall will attended the Ravens camp and Branch will stay right here in Atlanta and attended rookie mini camp with the Falcons.
The Falcons traded their 2nd and 3rd round picks to the Rams for their 31st pick in the 1st round. The Falcons used that pick to get offensive tackle Kaleb McGary out of Washington. Tackle is a position that is a big need for the Falcons and McGary fills that
Chris Lindstrom was the Falcons 1st round pick at number 14. Lindstrom is 6'4 and 308 pounds. He is a guard and will help strengthen the right side of the line for the Falcons. Lindstrom is a physical, nasty guard which is exactly what Mike Mularkey wants in the offensive
It is officially NFL Draft day and two of our own writers, Bob Lancaster and Bret Anderson, got together and put together their mock drafts for what could happen later on tonight!
Bret Anderson's picks:
Arizona Cardinals: Kyler Murray, QB Oklahoma
This Kingsbury’s guy. The Cardinals start off the new regime the
The Falcons announced on Wednesday afternoon that they have picked up the 5th year option on Pro Bowl Safety Keanu Neal for the 2020 season. Neal, who is coming off a torn ACL last year against the Eagles in week 1 is entering his 4th year in the NFL and
Christian Wilkins could be the guy that the Falcons are looking for at DT. Wilkins is 6'3 315 pounds out of Clemson. He was five star prospect coming out of high school and had an outstanding career at Clemson. Wilkins was a team captain and left Clemson with 192 tackles,