Nov 29, 2013; Buffalo, NY, USA; Buffalo Bulls linebacker Khalil Mack (46) against the Bowling Green Falcons at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports

2014 NFL Draft Rumors: Atlanta Falcons work out Khalil Mack


Buffalo Bulls’ linebacker has been one of the most talked about and intriguing players in the 2014 NFL Draft.

Mack is viewed by nearly every pundit as an elite prospect and two of the most popular draft experts, Mike Mayock of the NFL Network and ESPN’s Mel Kiper, Jr. have gone on record saying they believe Mack could be the best overall player in the draft.

Mack has already begun to draw a lot of interest from several teams, including the Minnesota Vikings, who are reportedly considering selecting Mack with the eighth overall pick.

Of course, Mack may not be available at eight and won team who picks before the Vikings, the Atlanta Falcons, brought Mack in for a visit on Wednesday, according to Gil Brandt of


Mack had an outstanding career for Buffalo with his most notable performance coming in a loss to the Ohio State Buckeyes last season. Mack made nine tackles, had 2.5 sacks and returned an interception for a touchdown.

On the season, the 6’3, 251-pounder made 100 tackles, 19.0 for loss, 10.5 sacks and three interceptions.

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