The Atlanta Falcons have signed first-round pick, tight end, Kyle Pitts. Atlanta has now signed all nine members of its 2021 Draft class.
|TE||Kyle Pitts||Philadelphia, Pa.||Florida|
|S||Richie Grant||Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.||Central Florida|
|OL||Jalen Mayfield||Grand Rapids, Mich.||Michigan|
|CB||Darren Hall||Pasadena, Calif.||San Diego St.|
|OL||Drew Dalman||Salinas, Calif.||Stanford|
|DL||Ta'Quon Graham||Temple, Texas||Texas|
|OLB||Adetokunbo Ogundeji||West Bloomfield, Mich.||Notre Dame|
|CB||Avery Williams||Pasadena, Calif.||Boise State|
|WR||Frank Darby||Jersey 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.