The Falcons selected running back Brian Hill out of Wyoming with the No. 156 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.
At 6’1, 219 pounds, Hill has a good combination of size and speed. Hill is known as a high-motored back, who also has a high regard for the football. In 349 carries, he only fumbled once.
In his final season at Wyoming, he rushed for 1,860 yards (ranked third in the FBS) and scored 22 touchdowns in 14 games (ranked fourth in the FBS).