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The Best Atlanta Falcons Cornerbacks Of All Time

Updated January 12, 2020 1.3k votes 186 voters 3.4k views37 items

Big fan of Atlanta football? Then check out this list of Atlanta Falcons cornerbacks with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting cornerback from throughout Atlanta Falcons history, including current cornerbacks and past ones. An important part of the Atlanta defensive backfield, the CB position requires fast players to cover receivers, defend against pass offenses, and make tackles. Featuring 2018-2019 Falcons and some of the greatest NFL cornerbacks of all time, the best Falcons CBs include Deion Sanders, Robert Alford, Desmond Trufant, Ray Buchanan, and Brent Grimes.

Who are the best cornerbacks in Atlanta Falcons history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Atlanta Falcons starting cornerback.

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  • 1
    Deion Sanders
    130
    13

    Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

  • 2
    Desmond Trufant
    75
    36

    Desmond Trufant

    Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

  • 3
    Asante Samuel
    55
    26

    Seasons: 2013, 2012

  • 4
    DeAngelo Hall
    71
    42

    DeAngelo Hall

    Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

  • 5
    Brent Grimes
    70
    42

    Brent Grimes

    Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008

  • 6
    Ray Buchanan
    51
    30

    Ray Buchanan

    Seasons: 2003, 2002 , 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

  • 7
    Robert Alford
    47
    32

    Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

  • 8
    Brian Poole
    30
    18

    Brian Poole

  • 9
    Dunta Robinson
    29
    21

    Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010

  • 10
    Bobby Butler
    17
    11

    Seasons: 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981

  • 11
    Rolland Lawrence
    20
    15

    Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974

  • 12
    Scott Case
    13
    14

    Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986

  • 13
    Chris Houston
    17
    20

    Seasons: 2009, 2008, 2007

  • 14
    Tim McKyer
    9
    10

    Seasons: 1996, 1992, 1991

  • 15
    Chris Owens
    12
    14

    Chris Owens

    Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

  • 16
    Blidi Wreh-Wilson
    7
    7

    Blidi Wreh-Wilson

  • 17
    Ashley Ambrose
    8
    11

    Seasons: 2002 , 2001, 2000

  • 18
    Juran Bolden
    10
    15

    Juran Bolden

    Seasons: 2003, 2002

  • 19
    Ken Reaves
    7
    11

    Ken Reaves

    Seasons: 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967

  • 20
    Domonique Foxworth
    10
    16

    Domonique Foxworth

    Seasons: 2008

  • 21
    Kevin Mathis
    7
    12

    Kevin Mathis

    Seasons: 2004, 2003

  • 22
    Rick Byas
    4
    7

    Seasons: 1979, 1978, 1977

  • 23
    Ron Smith
    4
    10

    Seasons: 1967, 1966

  • 24
    Tom Hayes
    7
    13

    Tom Hayes

    Seasons: 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971

  • 25
    D. J. Johnson
    6
    13

    Seasons: 1995, 1994