Falcons hold ‘virtual’ team meeting at start of offseason program

The Falcons held a virtual team meeting Monday on what would have been the first day of the offseason training program.

Falcons coach Dan Quinn requires that players have their cameras turned on so the players will not get to hide behind their icons.

He said the team will focus on customized learning when teaching and count on the players to motivate one another during their workouts.

“We have really good coaches and a coaching staff that is really adapt at pressing and holding these players accountable during the virtual time,” general manager Thomas Dimitroff said. “I understand that it’s not mandatory, but I do understand that we have a lot of players champing at the bit to learn.”

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Quarterbacks: Joe Burrow leads classTop 10
Running backs: Cam Akers' life lessonTop 10
Tight ends:  Harrison Bryant top prospect Top 10 
Guards/Centers:  Solomon Kindley a late-rounderTop 10 
Offensive tackles:  Austin Jackson's life lesson | Top 10 
Wide receivers: Jeudy or Lamb  | Top 10
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Cornerbacks:  Jeff Okudah a lockdown CB | Top 10

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