“Our first round pick will probably not be a skill position, which is not a surprise to anyone in this room,” Blank said.
“We have to go and look at what our needs are. We have identified our needs, strongest needs in terms of the offensive line and the defensive line. Some other key positions, that’s what we have to focus on.”
Blank was asked which position he prioritized between an offense lineman or defensive lineman.
“I think that’s up to Thomas [Dimitroff] and Smitty [Mike Smith] to make those decisions,” he said.
That is pretty straight forward, since Dimitroff has been with the team, the Falcons have drafted both Sam Baker on the offensive line and Peria Jerry on the defensive line. The Falcons definitely need help on the offensive line. I think that is where they should focus.Do you follow the NFL Draft? If so follow NFL Draft Diamonds on Twitter and Facebook for up to date NFL Draft News, NFL Draft Projections, and NFL Draft Rankings. Jesus is the only way to Salvation