072916 FLOWERY BRANCH: Falcons strong safety Keanu Neal runs a drill during training camp on Friday, July 29, 2016, in Flowery Branch. Curtis Compton /ccompton@ajc.com

Neal, Jones named to PFWA All-Rookie Team

Falcons safety Keanu Neal and middle linebacker Deion Jones were named to the Pro Football Writers of America’s All-Rookie team on Tuesday.

Neal, who was drafted with the 17th overall pick last year, finished second on the team with 105 tackles. He started 14 games and added a physical presence to the defense.

Jones starter 13 of 15 games and led the team in tackles with 106. He also had three interceptions and 11 passes defensed.

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