Falcons 2023 free-agent profile: DL Dalvin Tomlinson

The Atlanta Falcons finished the 2022 season with a 7-10 record, but things could be looking up in 2023. With a top-10 pick and over $70 million in projected salary cap space, the Falcons have a chance to add a few quality players this offseason.

Since there’s some time to kill before the new league year begins on March 15, we will be breaking down different potential free-agent targets for the team in 2023.

Free-Agent Profile: DT Dalvin Tomlinson

  • Age: 28

  • Height: 6-3

  • Weight: 325 lbs

  • NFL Experience: 93 starts

Tomlinson has been a productive starter since entering the league as a second-round pick in 2017. The 28-year-old rarely misses games and his versatility on the interior should be an attractive asset to a team like the Falcons, who desperately need to get Grady Jarrett some help up front.

In 2022, Tomlinson recorded 29 pressures, three sacks, and a Pro Football Focus grade of 77.1 (79.1 pass-rushing grade). The veteran lineman signed a two-year, $21 million contract with the Vikings in 2021 and will be an unrestricted free agent this offseason. Tomlinson would likely command upward of $10 million a year.

Highlights: Tomlinson strip-sacks Saints QB


Falcons request interview with Panthers DC Al Holcomb

50 potential free-agent targets for the Falcons in 2023

Who are the Falcons targeting for defensive coordinator vacancy?

Falcons request interview with Brian Flores for DC position

Falcons request interviews with Saints, Packers assistants


Tracking each Falcons interview request for DC opening

Story originally appeared on Falcons Wire