The biggest splash the Atlanta Falcons made lately was trading up to get wide receiver Julio Jones in the draft, taking him away from the Cleveland Browns. Though they had to pay dearly for him, this is one of the few huge draft trades that actually worked.
Jones has been a stud wideout when he’s heathy, giving Atlanta one of the best tandems in the league. It hasn’t won them a Super Bowl, but it was definitely a good pick.
How have they done over the years, though? Below are the best and worst draft picks the Falcons have ever made.