101115 ATLANTA: Falcons running back Terron Ward takes a handoff from Matt Ryan during pregame warmups before the football game against the Redskins on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, in Atlanta. Curtis Compton / firstname.lastname@example.org
FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons are already preparing for the end of the draft.
They have posted a sleek video devoted to talking about the virtues of the coaching staff. The video was sent to agents or prospective undrafted players from the team’s scouting department at 11:19 a.m. Saturday.
Last season, three undrafted players made the team in safety Robensen Therezie, running back Terron Ward and defensive tackle Joey Mbu.
At the end of the draft today, the Falcons will start trying to fill out their undrafted rookie class.
The undrafted rookie reservation is $92,021 per team this year, which is a 5.82 percent increase. It was $86957 per team last year.
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Sunday, April 17 — QUARTERBACKS
Rams quest for franchise quarterback behind big trade –Wentz or Goff?
D. Led’s breakdown of the Quarterbacks
A look at the top 10 Quarterbacks in the draft
Monday — RUNNING BACKS
D Led’s breakdown of the Running backs — Is Derrick Henry the next Charles Muncie?
A look at the top 10 Running backs
Tuesday – WIDE RECEIVERS
D. Led’s breakdown of the Wide receivers
A look at the top 10 Wide receivers
Wednesday — TIGHT ENDS
D. Led’s breakdown of the Tight ends
A look at the top 10 tight ends
Thursday — OFFENSIVE LINEMEN
D. Led’s breakdown of the Offensive linemen
A look at the top 10 offensive linemen
Friday — DEFENSIVE LINEMEN
D. Led’s breakdown of the Defensive linemen
A look at the top 10 defensive linemen
Saturday, April 23 — LINEBACKERS
Falcons searching for hybrid linebacker/safeties
D. Led’s breakdown of the Linebackers
A look at the top 10 linebackers
Sunday, April 24 — CORNERBACKS
D. Led’s breakdown of the cornerbacks
A look at the top 10 cornerbacks
Monday, April 25 — SAFETIES
D. Led’s breakdown of the Safeties
A look at the top 10 Safeties
Tuesday, April 26
D. Led’s breakdown of the Specialists, kickers, punters and returners
A look at the top 5 punters and top 5 kickers
The AJC’s D. Orlando Ledbetter and CineSport’s Pete Mundo break down Atlanta’s selection of Florida safety Keanu Neal at #17 and look ahead to other needs the Falcons must address.