Falcons release depth chart ahead of first preseason game

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The Atlanta Falcons have released their first depth chart ahead of this Friday’s preseason matchup against the Detroit Lions. While it’s never wise to read into training camp lineups, it does provide clarity as to how some of the position battles are going.

Let’s go through each position on the team’s depth chart and see how the roster is shaping up.

Quarterback

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  1. Marcus Mariota

  2. Desmond Ridder

  3. Feleipe Franks

Running back

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  1. Cordarrelle Patterson

  2. Damien Williams

  3. Keith Smith

  4. Qadree Ollison

  5. Caleb Huntley

  6. Avery Williams

  7. Tyler Allgeier

Wide receiver

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  1. KhaDarel Hodge

  2. Olamide Zaccheaus

  3. Geronimo Allison

  4. Bryan Edwards

  5. Damiere Byrd

  6. Frank Darby

  7. Auden Tate

  8. Cam Batson

  9. Drake London

  10. Stanley Berryhill

  11. Tyshaun James

  12. Jared Bernhardt

Tight end

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  1. Kyle Pitts

  2. Parker Hesse

  3. Anthony Firkser

  4. MyCole Pruitt

  5. Feleipe Franks

  6. John FitzPatrick

  7. Tucker Fisk

Offensive line

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Position

Starter

2nd

3rd

LT

Jake Matthews

Rick Leonard

Leroy Watson

LG

Elijah Wilkinson

Jalen Mayfield

Justin Shaffer

C

Hennessy/Dalman

Ryan Neuzil

RG

Chris Lindstrom

Colby Gossett

Jonotthan Harrison

RT

Kaleb McGary

Germain Ifedi

Tyler Vrabel

 

Defensive line

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Position

Starter

2nd

3rd

4th

DL

Grady Jarrett

Jalen Dalton

Adbullah Anderson

Timothy Horne

DT

Anthony Rush

Nick Thurman

Derrick Tangelo

DL

Ta’Quon Graham

Marlon Davidson

Darrion Daniels

 

Linebacker

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Position

Starter

2nd

3rd

4th

OLB

Ade Ogundeji

Arnold Ebiketie

Kuony Deng

OLB

Lorenzo Carter

Quinton Bell

Jordan Brailford

DeAngelo Malone

ILB

Mykal Walker

Nick Kwiatkoski

Rashad Smith

Troy Anderson

ILB

Rashaan Evans

Dorian Etheridge

Nathan Landman

 

Cornerback

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  1. A.J. Terrell

  2. Casey Hayward

  3. Cornell Armstrong

  4. Darren Hall

  5. Mike Ford

  6. Isaiah Oliver

  7. Corey Ballentine

  8. Dee Alford

  9. Matt Hankins

  10. Lafayette Pitts

Safety

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Position

Starter

2nd

3rd

4th

5th

Safety

Richie Grant

Erik Harris

Henry Black

Tre Webb

Safety

Jaylinn Hawkins

Dean Marlowe

Teez Tabor

 

Special Teams

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  • K: Younghoe Koo

  • P: Bradley Pinion

  • LS: Liam McCullough

  • H: Bradley Pinion

  • PR: Avery Williams

  • KR: Avery Williams

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