ALWAYS grab a great offensive linemen when you can, and that's what the Falcons did by selecting OT Jake Matthews. Matthews is not only a big, strong, and talented blocker but he's also the son of NFL Hall of Famer Bruce Matthews.
After Matthews, the Falcons drafted possibly the most uniquely named draft class in NFL history:
Ra’Shede, Dezmen, Devonta, Prince, Ricardo, Prince, Marquis, Yawin… SWEET!
Grade the Falcons draft below and then give us your comments.
1. Jake Matthews - (OT, Texas A&M)
2. Ra'shede Hageman - (DT, Minnesota)
3. Dezmen Southward - (S, Wisconsin)
4. Devonta Freeman - (RB, Florida State)
5. Prince Shembo - (LB, Notre Dame)
6. Ricardo Allen - (CB, Purdue)
7. Marquis Spruill - (LB, Syracuse)
8. Yawin Smallwood - (LB, UConn)
9. Tyler Starr - (LB, South Dakota)