Falcons Sign Kyle Pitts

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The Atlanta Falcons have signed first-round pick, tight end, Kyle Pitts. Atlanta has now signed all nine members of its 2021 Draft class.

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Pos.NameHometownCollege
TEKyle PittsPhiladelphia, Pa.Florida
SRichie GrantFt. Walton Beach, Fla.Central Florida
OLJalen MayfieldGrand Rapids, Mich.Michigan
CBDarren HallPasadena, Calif.San Diego St.
OLDrew DalmanSalinas, Calif.Stanford
DLTa'Quon GrahamTemple, TexasTexas
OLBAdetokunbo OgundejiWest Bloomfield, Mich.Notre Dame
CBAvery WilliamsPasadena, Calif.Boise State
WRFrank DarbyJersey City, N.J.Arizona State

The Falcons selected Pitts with the fourth overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. The 6-foot-6, 245-pound tight end tallied 100 receptions for 1,492 yards (14.9 avg.) and 18 touchdowns in 32 career games over three seasons (2018-20) for the Florida Gators. Pitts recorded 43 receptions for 770 yards (17.9 avg.) and 12 touchdowns in eight games last season, earning unanimous first-team All-America honors and the Mackey Award, given to college football's most outstanding tight end.

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