John Cominsky was named the Mountain East Defensive Player of the Yearr last season. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Photo: Darron Cummings/AP
Photo: Darron Cummings/AP

Falcons reach deals with four draft picks

The Falcons have agreed to terms with four draft picks, defensive end John Cominsky, running back Qadree Ollison, cornerback Jordan Miller, and running back Marcus Green.

The Falcons traded their 137th and 230th overall picks to the Oakland Raiders to select Cominsky 135th overall. In 2018, the senior was named the Mountain East Defensive Player of the Year after recording 67 tackles, 16.5 tackles for loss, three sacks, and two forced fumbles. 

Ollison played in 14 games in the 2018 season and was named to the All-ACC second team after putting up 1,213 rushing yards and 11 touchdowns. His 1,213 rushing yards was second in the ACC and he became the sixth player in school history to achieve multiple 1,000-yard seasons. 

Miller, who was teammates with Falcons first-round draft pick Kaleb McGary at Washington, played and started in 12 games in 2018. According to Sports Reference, Miller had 26 tackles, two interceptions, and six passes defensed during his senior year. 

Green was the final pick for the Falcons in the 2019 draft. He recorded 50 receptions for 855 yards and eight touchdowns during his senior season at Louisiana-Monroe. He also got 20 carries for 193 rushing yards and one rushing touchdown in 2018. The Mississippi native also spent time at returner at college, with 470 total return yards and one punt return touchdown. 

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