The Atlanta Falcons were so close to winning the Super Bowl, but they came up just short. Atlanta had the best offense in the NFL last year, but they had plenty of flaws on defense. The Falcons need to add some depth to their stop unit, and they could use a piece or two on offense as well. This is a deep defensive draft class, and that could give Atlanta several chances to upgrade their stop unit come April.
Here are five players the Atlanta Falcons could target in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft.