The 2008 Falcons team featured an offense built around several new faces to the team. This new-look team broke the top ten in scoring, yards, rushing yards, and first downs, building one of the elite offensive threats in the league.
Much of this success is credited to specific players who stepped into their roles and exhibited leadership and productivity at their position. Another element that was important for the team was consistency, as the team laid the groundwork for the upcoming Falcons teams.
The following players are the top five performers for the team in 2008 based on their statistics, consistency, and leadership both on and off the field.