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Should the Falcons draft WR Riley Ridley?

What’s one more Ridley?

According to reports, former University of Georgia wide receiver Riley Ridley is slated to meet with the Atlanta Falcons at the Combine.

At 6-2, 200lbs, Riley Ridley is one of the top wide receiver prospects in the 2019 NFL Draft. As a freshman at Georgia, he was a solid contributor before emerging as the Bulldogs’ best receiver in 2018, in which he finished with 43 receptions, 559 yards, and 9 touchdowns. Riley also happens to be the brother of Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Calvin Ridley, which would make for a fun receiver room.

Depending on which prospect ranking you follow, some have Riley as a 1st round projection, while some have him going as late as the 4th round. The Falcons obviously shouldn’t use a 1st or 2nd pick on him, but what about a 3rd or 4th? With the departure of WR Justin Hardy to free agency, and knowing Mohamed Sanu may only be back for another season, selecting Riley as a value pick wouldn’t be the worst move, and it would probably help them keep Calvin Ridley around in four seasons.

The wide receivers will test on the field on Saturday at the NFL Combine. We’ll have to see if Ridley is in this team’s plan come April.