Falcons Promote Tukunbo Abanikanda to Area Scout

Posted Feb 11, 2013

The Falcons continue to make some moves in the scouting department Monday as Tukunbo Abanikanda has been promoted to area scout.

The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have promoted Tukunbo “Tumbo” Abanikanda (pronounced A-banna-conda) to area scout.
Abanikanda will be responsible for scouting players in a specific area of the country. He served as a scouting assistant during the 2012 season where his duties included day-to-day operations of the scouting department, draft board preparations, evaluations of college and pro players, and coordinating college and pro workouts, and visits.