The NFL Draft is regarded amongst the league as the single biggest offseason event that the NFL has to offer. Rookies make impacts every year that affect the overall outlook on each team, conference and eventually the Super Bowl.
General Manager Thomas Dimitroff and the rest of the Falcons front office will have their hands full in trying to have a successful draft with only five picks to their name. They felt the Falcons were one pick away from a Super Bowl last year, but the results did not suggest this as they have some big holes to fill.
Here is a projected (slightly optimistic) mock draft for the Atlanta Falcons 2012 draft.