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Twitter reacts to the Falcons drafting Michigan's Jalen Mayfield

After bringing in skill players with their first two picks, the Falcons drafted more protection for Matt Ryan with their third-round selection. - Read More

Instant analysis: Falcons round out offensive line with Jalen Mayfield

The Atlanta Falcons didn’t have a starting left guard on the roster, and might have just taken their starter with Jalen Mayfield. - Read More

Falcons select Michigan OL Jalen Mayfield in third round

With their third-round pick (No. 68 overall) the Falcons selected Michigan offensive lineman Jalen Mayfield. - Read More

Atlanta Falcons 2021 draft pick profile: S Richie Grant

The Atlanta Falcons took a versatile starting safety after a trade down to No. 40 overall with the selection of Richie Grant from UCF. - Read More

Twitter reacts to the Falcons selecting UCF's Richie Grant in round two

Let’s check in on Twitter and see how the fans are digesting the Falcons’ second-round draft selection. - Read More

Instant analysis: Falcons add versatile safety Richie Grant

The Atlanta Falcons selected Richie Grant with the No. 40 overall selection to get a versatile starting safety for their roster. - Read More

Falcons draft UCF safety Richie Grant with second-round pick

The Atlanta Falcons traded away their second-round pick (No. 35 overall) to the Denver Broncos, moving back five spots and acquiring an additional fourth-round pick. With pick No. 40, the Falcons t… - Read More

Falcons trade pick No. 35 to Broncos, move down to No. 40 overall

Just as the Falcons were about to make their second selection of the 2021 NFL draft, a trade was announced and the Denver Broncos instead took the clock — taking running back Javonte Williams… - Read More

Falcons sign quarterback AJ McCarron to one-year deal

When the Falcons passed on Ohio State’s Justin Fields for Florida tight end Kyle Pitts on day one of the 2021 NFL draft, it was clear the team was going all in with Matt Ryan for another year… - Read More

Kiper's Day 2 winners and questionable picks: Which teams got the best value?

The Dolphins took some of Mel Kiper's favorite prospects, while a couple of other teams went off the board in Rounds 2 and 3. - Read More

First-round draft picks show off their new uniform numbers

Some of the picks from Thursday's first round of the NFL draft have arrived in their new home cities and gotten their uniform numbers. A few are now rocking single-digit jersey numbers. - Read More

Falcons adding QB McCarron as Ryan's backup

After passing on quarterback options at the top of the draft, the Falcons have agreed to a one-year deal with AJ McCarron to serve as Matt Ryan's backup. - Read More

Terry Fontenot can change the Atlanta Falcons Day 2 misery of recent years

Atlanta Falcons general manager Terry Fontenot can change the horrid day two draft results the franchise has had for most of the last decade. Former Atlant... - Read More