Atlanta Falcons NFL team blog by the AJC's D. Orlando Ledbetter

5 players for the Falcons to scout at the NFL combine

5:43 pm Feb. 17, 2014

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Last season when the Falcons drafted cornerbacks Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford and tight end Levine Toilolo they put a lot of stock in the fact that they came from “NFL families.”

Trufant, who was selected in the first-round last season, is the younger brother of NFL players Marcus Trufant and Isaiah Trufant. The Falcons reasoned that Trufant would not have as steep of a learning curve