ATLANTA - AUGUST 13: Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons prepares to face the Kansas City Chiefs at Georgia Dome on August 13 2010 in Atlanta Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Roddy White and Andre Rison were our top two wide receivers. Time to move into the tight ends!
This isn't a position with an extremely proud history, though there are great players. I loved Alge Crumpler, of course, and Jim Mitchell was a fine player for many years for the Bartkowski-era Falcons. Then there's some guy named Tony.
A note, here: This is particularly tricky because Tony Gonzalez is, inarguably, the greatest tight end in Falcons history. It's just that he happened to play almost his entire career for the Kansas City Chiefs before coming to Atlanta. Still, his three excellent seasons put him close to the top of a very weak class of tight ends, so I've included him. Your call.
QB: Matt Ryan
RB: William Andrews
WR: Roddy White
WR2: Andre Rison
Who is the greatest Atlanta Falcons tight end?
Tony Gonzalez (594 votes)
Alge Crumpler (255 votes)
Jim Mitchell (91 votes)
O.J. Santiago (18 votes)
958 total votes