Falcons' draft board: North Carolina LB Cole Holcomb

The NFL draft is set for April 25-27 in Nashville, Tenn., and each morning we’ll take a look at a player on the Falcons’ draft board.

Today we’ll look at North Carolina linebacker Cole Holcomb, who had a top-30 visit with the Falcons on Monday. He was extremely productive for the Tar Heels, with 327 tackles over his career.

The Holcomb file: 

Height: 6-foot-1

Weight: 234 pounds

40-yard dash: 4.46–4.48 seconds

Vertical: 39.5 inches

10-yard split: 1.57 seconds

Short shuttle: 4.14

3-Cone Drill: 6.77 seconds

Broad Jump: 11 feet

Credit: Grant Halverson

Credit: Grant Halverson


Round 1, No. 14 overall

Round 2, No. 45 overall

Round 3, No. 79 overall

Round 4, No. 117 overall

Round 4, No. 137 overall (Compensatory)

Round 5, No. 152 overall

Round 5, No. 172 overall (Compensatory)

Round 6, No. 186 overall

Round 7, No. 230 overall

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