Originally written April 25, 2013 on Football Nation:
The VitalsNFL Team: Atlanta FalconsPick Number: 22 (traded up from pick 30 with St. Louis)Player Name: Desmond TrufantPosition: CBSchool: WashingtonHeight/Weight: 6'0/190 lbs.  How is the fit?Trufant was traded up for by the Falcons for a reason. He fits a tremendous hole left by the departures of cornerbacks Dunta Robinson, Brent Grimes, and Chris Owens. Trufant is a fast, athletic cover player with great man skills and mirror ability. He plays with a swagger and short memory that cannot be coached. His two brothers both play in the NFL and he has great size/speed combination for the position. He steps in day 1 and starts for the Falcons. Trufant has great ball skills and really fits receivers for every inch on the field.  A better pick here would have been…I honestly had Trufant picked for the Falcons in my last mock draft, but I did think he was going to be gone. The better pick would have been Dee Milliner, but he was gone. The one player who could have helped in the same w
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