Falcons draft Alabama OG Mike Johnson

By: AP
By: AP

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - The Atlanta Falcons have made
first-team All-America offensive guard Mike Johnson of Alabama the
last pick of the third round.

Johnson (6-5, 312) completed his career at Alabama by making 41
consecutive starts. He was the last compensatory pick of the third

The Falcons selected defensive tackle Corey Peters of Kentucky
earlier in the third round.

Peters and Johnson join Atlanta's first-round pick, outside
linebacker Sean Weatherspoon of Missouri. The Falcons did not have
a second-round pick.

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