The Falcons will enter Sunday's game against the host New York Giants with the depth chart used the previous week.
Continuity can be a good thing, especially for a team that is 0-2 but fared better against Tampa Bay than in a season-opening loss against Philadelphia. Head coach Arthur Smith didn't want to "jerk the wheel" and make an overreaction to a bad first game, leaving left guard Jalen Mayfield in his starting role. While the rookie was far from perfect, there were fewer glaring mistakes made and some signs that he'll continue to get better.
Bair: How to weigh Falcons loss to Bucs, the fight vs. the final score Cordarrelle Patterson and Kyle Pitts emerge as offensive threats in Falcons loss to Buccaneers Tori's Takeaways: Two moments that worked in the Falcons' favor. Two moments that didn't Special teams coordinator Marquice Williams' rise a credit to his family values, work ethic
The Falcons will have to wait and see if starting cornerback AJ Terrell can play after suffering a concussion against the Bucs or if someone below him on the depth chart will fill. that's why it's important to take a look at the Falcons depth chart in it's entirety:
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2021 Uniform Schedule
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