The Falcons are the street underdogs this week as they face the reigning Tremendous Bowl champs who’re coming off an in depth victory over the Dallas Cowboys.
So, who will take the sector for Atlanta towards a stingy Tampa offense?
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Falcons Depth Chart vs. Buccaneers
Atlanta revealed their official Week 2 depth chart vs. the Bucs on Tuesday:
QB: Matt Ryan, Josh Rosen, Feleipe Franks
RB: Mike Davis, Cordarrelle Patterson, Wayne Gallman
WR: Calvin Ridley, Tajae Sharpe or Christian Blake
WR: Russell Gage, Olamide Zaccheaus, Frank Darby
TE: Kyle Pitts, Lee Smith
TE: Hayden Hurst, Keith Smith, Parker Hesse
LT: Jake Matthews, Jason Spriggs
LG: Jalen Mayfield, Drew Dalman, Colby Gossett
C: Matt Hennessy, Drew Dalman
RG: Chris Lindstrom, Drew Dalman
RT: Kaleb McGary, Jason Spriggs
DL: Grady Jarrett, Marlon Davidson
DL: Tyeler Davison, Ta’Quon Graham
DL: Jonathan Bullard, John Cominsky
OLB: Steven Means, Brandon Copeland or Jacob Tuioti-Mariner
LB: Deion Jones, Mykal Walker
LB: Foyesade Oluokun, Dorian Etheridge
OLB: Dante Fowler Jr., Adetokunbo Ogundeji
CB: A.J. Terrell, T.J. Inexperienced, Darren Corridor or Avery Williams
CB: Fabian Moreau, Isaiah Oliver
S: Erik Harris, Jaylinn Hawkins
S: Duron Harmon, Richie Grant
Ok: Younghoe Koo
P: Cameron Nizialek
LS: Josh Harris
H: Cameron Nizialek
PR: Avery Williams
KOR: Cordarrelle Patterson
Jalen Mayfield Will get One other Shot
What stands out right here is that Arthur Smith is giving rookie left guard Jalen Mayfield an opportunity to redeem himself. Then once more, the Falcons don’t actually have every other choices in the mean time.
Mayfield, who was a third-round draft decide from Michigan, was subsequent in line after Josh Andrews broke his hand and landed on injured reserve on Sept. 1. And earlier than that, anticipated 2021 left guard, Matt Gono, suffered an harm and was added to the bodily unable to carry out (PUP) record and was final seen sporting a neck brace.
“It is going to be slightly bit earlier than we get there on Matt,” Smith mentioned after the loss, through The Atlanta-Journal Constitution.
Final Sunday, Mayfield was lined up reverse Eagles’ 300-pound defensive sort out Javon Hargrave. The rookie had two false begins and Hargrave ended the day with two of the three sacks on Matt Ryan.
Smith mentioned he has “all the religion on the planet” in Mayfield––ultimately––however is contemplating all of his choices at left guard.
“I wouldn’t say that it acquired too massive for him, he’s actually not going to be happy together with his efficiency,” Smith mentioned. “He is aware of what the problems are. He’s a tough-minded man.”
Mayfield is assured he can do higher.
“I’ve to do all the pieces higher,” Mayfield mentioned of his poor efficiency. “There’s not one factor in my sport that’s absolutely full. I’ve to enhance on all the pieces that I do.”
Subsequent in line to Mayfield is one other rookie in Drew Dalman who can be featured as a backup to middle Matt Hennessey and proper guard Chris Lindstrom.
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