11 All Time Greatest Atlanta Falcons Players


1. Deion Sanders – Greatest Defensive Back of All Time. 24 career interceptions as an Atlanta Falcon. No one left a greater impact on this Organization than Prime Neon Deion Sanders.


2. Tommy Nobis – 1st Overall Pick in 1965 Draft. Rookie of the Year 294 total tackles. 5 Time Pro Bowl.


3. Jeff Van Note 1969 – 1986 18 year career as a Falcons center. 5 Time Pro Bowl.


4. Claude Humphrey – NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year 1968 All Pro 8 times. 6 Time Pro Bowl and 126.5 career sacks.


5. Matt Ryan  – All Time leading passer in franchise history. Could go down as the GREATEST Falcons Player when its all said and done.


6. Jesse Tuggle – Undrafted free agent 5 Time Pro Bowl over 1800 tackles and return an NFL record 5 fumbles for touchdowns.


7. Mike Kenn – 17 years as a Falcons uniform. 5 Time Pro Bowl and 251 games

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8. Tony Gonzalez – 409 career receptions for 4,187 yards. Greatest Tight End to ever play the game. Brief career for the long time Kansas City Chiefs player, but  without a doubt the greatest tight end this Organization has EVER seen!

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9. Roddy White – Didn’t get off to a good start to his career. Had trouble holding on to passes but rebounded well after the departure of former Falcons Quarterback Michael Vick. Went on the break every Falcons receiving record. Without a doubt the organizations greatest Wide Receiver.


10) Steve Bartkowski – NFL Rookie of the Year. Two Time Pro Bowl. Led the NFL in touchdowns 31 1980. Previous record holder for most career passing yards.

Falcons vs Eagles 1980

11) William Andrews 5,900 in Falcons career 30 TDs one of the first players to amass 2,000 yards rushing/receiving in a year.

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