Falcons Draft: Kyle Pitts becomes the highest-selected TE in NFL History

Kyle Pitts, University of Florida tight end, was selected 4th overall by the Atlanta Falcons in the 2021 NFL Draft. He is the highest-drafted tight end in NFL History. Many draft prognosticators believed he was a can’t miss prospect, because of his rare combination of size, speed, catch radius, and athleticism. During his press conference, Pitts says he’s hyped to play with Julio Jones, Calvin Ridley, and Matt Ryan. Plus, he can’t wait to dive into the playbook.