Poll: What should the Falcons do in the first round of NFL draft?

Falcons coach Arthur Smith (left) and general manager Terry Fontenot have a lot of decisions to make this week.

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Falcons coach Arthur Smith (left) and general manager Terry Fontenot have a lot of decisions to make this week.

Credit: Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.com

NFL draft week is here – and the Falcons need to accomplish a lot as they rebuild their roster. They have plenty of needs to fill with nine picks, including five in the first 82 selections.

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You play general manager. What position of need should the Falcons take with their first-round pick, No. 8 overall, on Thursday?