With six total picks in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Falcons completed their draft class with three offensive players and three defensive players.
The Falcons rounded out the 2016 draft by selecting Devin Fuller in the seventh round. The wide receiver out of UCLA is an exciting prospect, one who can help in several facets of the game.
The Falcons added a fresh face to its offensive line Saturday, San Jose State's Wes Schweitzer in the sixth round. The San Jose State product joins Atlanta familiar with its system and one of its coaches.
The Atlanta Falcons completed their 2016 draft class and have selected physical WR Devin Fuller with the No. 238 overall pick in the NFL Draft out of UCLA.
The Falcons' 2015 season came to a close on Sunday, and by making the same mistakes that led to an extended losing streak, Dan Quinn's first campaign as head coach ended with an 8-8 record.
The Falcons defense came up big late in the fourth quarter, but a costly Matt Ryan interception set the Saints up for a field goal that, ultimately, brought Atlanta's season to an unfulfilling end.
Safety Ricardo Allen left the field early in first half to be taken inside to be evaluated for a possible concussion and was ruled out to return to Sunday’s game.
In just his second NFL campaign, RB Devonta Freeman became the first Falcon to run for over 1,000 yards in a season since Michael Turner in the 2011 season.