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The post-minicamp Atlanta Falcons 53 man roster projection

The Falcons load up at receiver, guard, and cornerback.

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Training camp tends to swiftly make fools of all of us when it comes to roster predictions, but that will never stop us. To predict is to be human, and I’m feeling particularly human today.

Here’s my best crack at a 53 man roster at the moment, one that does it best to take advantage of the team’s depth at certain positions by keeping a lot of guys around. That includes wide receiver, where the Falcons get to hold on to three talented young options, and guard, where the Falcons can let 2017 fourth round guard Sean Harlow marinate one more year in the hopes that he’s able to step into a larger role in 2019, when Andy Levitre’s contract is up.

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QB Matt Ryan
QB Matt Schaub

RB Devonta Freeman
RB Tevin Coleman
RB Ito Smith

FB Luke McNitt

WR Julio Jones
WR Mohamed Sanu
WR Calvin Ridley
WR Justin Hardy
WR Russell Gage
WR Marvin Hall

TE Austin Hooper
TE Logan Paulsen
TE Eric Saubert

T Jake Matthews
T Ryan Schraeder
T Ty Sambrailo

G Andy Levitre
G Brandon Fusco
G Wes Schweitzer
G Sean Harlow

C Alex Mack
C/G Ben Garland

DE Takkarist McKinley
DE Vic Beasley
DE Brooks Reed
DE Derrick Shelby
DE J’Terius Jones

DT Grady Jarrett
DT Jack Crawford
DT Terrell McClain
DT Deadrin Senat
DT Garrison Smith

OLB De’Vondre Campbell
OLB Duke Riley
OLB Foye Oluokun

MLB Deion Jones
LB Kemal Ishmael
LB Emmanuel Smith

CB Desmond Trufant
CB Robert Alford
CB Isaiah Oliver
CB Brian Poole
CB Justin Bethel
CB Blidi Wreh-Wilson

FS Ricardo Allen
FS Damontae Kazee

SS Keanu Neal
S Chris Lammons

K Matt Bryant

P Matt Bosher

LS Josh Harris