10 Players the Atlanta Falcons Should Consider in the 2nd Round

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Apr 30, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; Vic Beasley (Clemson) poses for a photo after being selected as the number eighth overall pick to the Atlanta Falcons in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports

With the first round in the books, fans of the Atlanta Falcons are overwhemingly happy with the selection of edge rusher Vic Beasley with the 8th overall pick. The Falcons pass rush has been a long standing problem for the team, and the Beasley selection has gone a long way to addressing that. However, the key to a good draft is nailing the second and third round prospects and, seeing as the Falcons have several team needs, fans should keep their eye out for several players. With the 10th selection in round 2, Atlanta might not have their pick of all their highly rated remaining prospects, but several should still be in play when they are on the clock. With that in mind, let’s look at 10 players who the Falcons could target in the second round.