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The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time  

Ranker NFL
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List Rules Vote up the players who had the most success playing tight end for the Falcons

The Atlanta Falcons have had some great tight ends throughout the franchise’s history. This list of past Falcons tight ends features former greats, current impact players, and even future stars. As the tight end position increasingly becomes more of a focal point in the offensive schemes of today, one can only imagine what this list could look like in years down the road. No matter what happens in the evolution of this position, these Atlanta tight ends have left a legacy for this that can’t be taken away. 

Great Atlanta Falcons players such as Tony Gonzalez, Alge Crumpler, and Jim Mitchell have gone down as some of the best tight ends in franchise history.

So who is the greatest tight end in Atlanta Falcons history? Which of these tight ends has left a lasting legacy in the ATL? Vote below for who you think is the best Atlanta Falcons tight end of all time!

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1
Tony Gonzalez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time

2009-2013

Falcons stats: 80 games played, 409 receptions, 4,187 yards, 35 TDs

2
Jim Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time

1969-1979

Falcons stats: 155 games played, 305 receptions, 4,358 yards, 28 TDs

3
Alge Crumpler is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time

2001-2007

Falcons stats: 108 games played, 316 receptions, 4,212 yards, 35 TDs

4
Austin Hooper is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Austin Hooper

2016-2018

Falcons stats: 46 games played, 139 receptions, 1,457 yards, 10 TDs

5
Brian Kozlowski is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time

1997-2003

Falcons stats: 112 games played, 74 receptions, 891 yards, 7 TDs

6
Arthur Cox is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time

1983-1987

Falcons stats: 76 games played, 111 receptions, 1,268 yards, 7 TDs

7
Junior Miller is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Junior Miller

1980-1983

Falcons stats: 56 games played, 114 receptions, 1,328 yards, 13 TDs

8
Reggie Kelly is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time

1999-2002, 2011

Falcons stats: 78 games played, 70 receptions, 797 yards, 2 TDs

9
Billy Martin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Billy Martin

1966-1967

Falcons stats: 28 games played, 44 receptions, 512 yards, 3 TDs

10
Ken Whisenhunt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time

1985-1988

Falcons stats: 55 games played, 56 receptions, 551 yards, 5 TDs

11
Ray Ogden is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Ray Ogden

1967-1968

Falcons stats: 25 games played, 44 receptions, 760 yards, 3 TDs

12
Levine Toilolo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Levine Toilolo

2013-2017

Falcons stats: 79 games played, 74 receptions, 723 yards, 7 TDs

13
Gary Wilkins is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Gary Wilkins

1988-1991

Falcons stats: 48 games played, 34 receptions, 510 yards, 6 TDs

14
O. J. Santiago is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time

1997-1999

Falcons stats: 41 games played, 59 receptions, 819 yards, 7 TDs

15
Jacob Tamme is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time

2015-2016

Falcons stats: 23 games played, 81 receptions, 867 yards, 4 TDs

16
Dwayne Blakley is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time

2004-2007

Falcons stats: 59 games played, 21 receptions, 189 yards, 1 TD

17
Justin Peelle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time

2008-2010

Falcons stats: 44 games played, 37 receptions, 370 yards, 5 TDs

18
Ron Heller is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Ron Heller

1989

Falcons stats: 15 games played, 33 receptions, 324 yards, 1 TD

19
Sylvester Byrd is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Sylvester Byrd

1987

Falcons stats: 3 games played, 7 receptions, 125 yards, 0 TDs

20
Taz Anderson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Taz Anderson

1966-1967

Falcons stats: 16 games played, 18 receptions, 294 yards, 4 TDs

21
Logan Paulsen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Logan Paulsen

2018

Falcons stats: 15 games played, 9 receptions, 91 yards, 1 TD

22
Mike Landrum is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Mike Landrum

1984

Falcons stats: 15 games played, 6 receptions, 66 yards, 0 TDs

23
Mitch Lyons is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Mitch Lyons

1993-1996

Falcons stats: 51 games played, 24 receptions, 216 yards, 1 TD

24
Eric Saubert is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Eric Saubert

2017-2018

Falcons stats: 30 games played, 5 receptions, 48 yards, 0 TDs

25
Cliff Benson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Tight Ends Of All Time
Cliff Benson

1984-1985

Falcons stats: 32 games played, 36 receptions, 281 yards, 0 TDs