May 8, 2014 can’t come here soon enough. The draft process is a bit longer and more drawn out than it ever has been. Teams would now be looking at best- and worst-case scenarios for each of their picks and making sure they have an idea of who they truly want in each case.
Atlanta would be no different in how it approaches its draft strategy. With the extra two weeks of preparation, the Falcons—like every other team—have drawn out hundreds of different scenarios to where they will know who goes where and what they want to do in each situation.