Veteran reporter Jeff Schultz jumps on to talk about the craziness right before the 2021 NFL draft.
The day is finally here! The NFL draft kicks off tonight at 8PM and the collective NFL community can breathe a sigh of relief as the rumors and speculation will come to a crashing halt. Before we get there, though, we wanted to do a final run through of some of the rumors surrounding the Falcons.
Veteran reporter Jeff Schultz joined me to talk about these very things on our latest podcast. Our topics include:
- The Julio Jones trade rumors, why it makes sense and why Jeff thinks there’s a greater than 50% chance it happens
- The crazy amount of smoke around the QBs at the top of the draft and why Mac Jones really does appear to be the guy for San Francisco
- The absolute uncertainty of what Atlanta will do with its pick and why the decision is probably still not certain
- What the team may end up doing on days 2 and 3 for a roster with a multitude of needs
If you’re not a subscriber to The Athletic, I’d highly recommend you consider it, especially if you’re a fan of multiple Atlanta sports teams. Tori McElhaney and Jeff Schultz do a wonderful job of covering the team there.
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