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Only three weeks after the NFL Draft the Atlanta Falcons have signed 5 of their 6 draft picks. Yesterday the Falcons were able to ink offensive tackle Lamar Holmes' to a 4 year contract.

(Hopefully Lamar Holmes can protect Matty Ice's blindside)

Holmes played at Southern Mississippi the past two seasons and prior to that played at Itawamba Community College. The 6'6 333 pound tackle was selected in the third round, 91st overall.

One of Holmes' biggest college accomplishments was being named a team captain after only one season at Southern Miss.


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