The cornerback position is atop the Falcons’ many needs this offseason. In 2020, the team selected Clemson’s A.J. Terrell in the draft and are likely to do the same again this year.
Atlanta used a second and a fourth-round pick on corners Isaiah Oliver and Kendall Sheffield in 2018 and 2019. With the possibility of selecting another CB in the top four rounds again for the fourth straight year, it’s only a matter of time before the team finds an effective pairing.
Here are my top five cornerbacks in this year’s NFL draft.