Originally written on Fox Sports South  |  Last updated 6/20/13
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. On the final day of Atlanta Falcons minicamp on Thursday during team drills, quarterback Matt Ryan stepped back and looked deep to his left. Much to the delight of the fans present, he connected on a dramatic play to wide receiver Julio Jones on what would have been a quick-strike touchdown in a regular season game. The victim in that scenario was Desmond Trufant, the teams first-round pick in April who could start in that spot as the right corner when the season begins in September. Such was the story during much of offseason team activities and minicamp, as he and Robert Alford, another rookie corner whom the team drafted in the second round, faced a baptism by fire. For the two cornerbacks, having to go against the likes of Jones and Roddy White, a four-time Pro-Bowler, is an experience the Falcons hope will benefit the rookies. I mean, they try, said Jones, entering his third season, on Tuesday, but you got two Pro-Bowlers out there, me and Roddy. Weve be...
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