A new week. A new mock draft. Well sort of.
The needs of the Atlanta Falcons are not a secret anymore. Last week’s mock draft highlighted the needs of DE, S, WR, OG, and LB. The number of total draft picks (five) come up short for Atlanta with roughly six or seven team needs. The free agency period may receive a little more focus from the staff and the front office due to the team possibly having more flexibility in that realm than they will in the draft. Unless GM Thomas Dimitroff transforms into a modern-day Houdini and accumulate another draft pick or two (or for wishful thinking, another three or four), Dan Quinn, Dimitroff and the rest of the front office will have to turn those handful of draft picks into magic beans.
Small talk aside, let’s get things started: