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Debo Jones drafted by the Falcons

Falcons select LSU's leading tackler.

Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

LSU linebacker Deion "Debo" Jones was the first Tiger off the board today, as the Falcons selected him with the 52nd pick in the 2016 NFL Draft.

Jones led the Tigers in tackles and tackles for a loss last season, and will join a defense that could use his speed at outside linebacker.