Falcons release official depth chart for Eagles’ game

Falcons offensive lineman Bryce Hargrove (from left), Ryan Neuzil, Drew Dalman, Jalen Mayfield and tight end Kyle Pitts line up against the defense to run a play during rookie minicamp Friday, May 14, 2021, in Flowery Branch.  (Curtis Compton / Curtis.Compton@ajc.com)

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Falcons offensive lineman Bryce Hargrove (from left), Ryan Neuzil, Drew Dalman, Jalen Mayfield and tight end Kyle Pitts line up against the defense to run a play during rookie minicamp Friday, May 14, 2021, in Flowery Branch. (Curtis Compton / Curtis.Compton@ajc.com)

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The Falcons released their official depth chart for the season-opener against the Eagles later today.

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The game is set for 1 p.m. Sunday at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

The Falcons moved fullback Keith Smith to No. 2 tight end behind Hayden Hurst. Smith had been listed as the third running back for the exhibition season.

Also, the team didn’t name the backup quarterback as they listed Josh Rosen and Feleipe Franks together.

Here’s what the Falcons’ official depth looks like:

OFFENSE

WR - Calvin Ridley, Tajae Sharpe or Christian Blake

TE - Kyle Pitts, Lee Smith

LT - Jake Matthews, Jason Spriggs

LG - Jaylen Mayfield, Colby Gossett

C - Matt Hennessy, Drew Dalman

RG - Chris Lindstrom, Drew Dalman

RT - Kaleb McGary, Jason Spriggs

TE - Hayden Hurst, Keith Smith

WR - Russell Gage, Olamide Zaccheaus, Frank Darby

RB - Mike Davis, Cordarrelle Patterson, Wayne Gallman

QB - Matt Ryan, Josh Rosen or Feleipe Franks

DEFENSE

DL - Grady Jarrett, Marlon Davidson

NT - Tyeler Davison, Ta’Quon Graham

DL - Jonathan Bullard, John Cominsky

OLB - Steven Means, Jacob Tuioti-Mariner or Brandon Copeland

ILB - Deion Jones, Mykal Walker

ILB - Foyesade Oluokun, Dorian Etheridge

OLB – Dante Fowler, Adetokunbo Ogundeji,

LCB - A.J. Terrell, T.J. Green, Avery Williams or Darren Hall

FS - Erik Harris, Jaylinn Hawkins Richie Grant

SS - Duron Harmon, Richie Grant

RCB - Fabian Moreau, Isaiah Oliver, Kendall Sheffield

SPECIAL TEAMS

K - Younghoe Koo

P - Cameron Nizialek

LS - Josh Harris

H - Cameron Nizialek

PR - Avery Williams

KOR - Cordarrelle Patterson

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