Takkarist McKinley

Takkarist McKinley Fantasy

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Height / Weight
6'2" / 265 lbs.
Date of Birth (Age)
November 2, 1995 (24)
Experience
4th Season
Drafted
2017 / Rd. 1 / Pk. 26 (ATL)
College
UCLA

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Takkarist McKinley News

Takkarist McKinley Lighter During Offseason

Atlanta Falcons defensive end Takkarist McKinley received the praise of head coach Dan Quinn after organized team activities (OTAs) and minicamp. "I think he's lighter, his speed and versatility seem ramped up. For him to go through his first offseason, as you know he missed with his left shoulder, his second year with his right shoulder. To see him lighter, faster and more explosive, that to me was someone who jumped out," Quinn said. McKinley is a huge part of what makes the Falcons defense go, and they should be improved. However, from a fantasy perspective they're still more of a No. 2 unit at this point.

Jul. 3rd • 3:56 AM
Takk McKinley Seeing Snaps At Linebacker

Atlanta Falcons defensive end Takk McKinley has spent some time at organized team activities at linebacker playing over the tight end. The 23-year-old is entering his third season in the NFL and has 13 sacks over his first two years in 31 games. The first-round pick in 2017 could be a more effective pass rusher if he's moved around, and the returning players on Atlanta's D should also help him become more effective in 2019.

May. 30th • 1:43 PM
Takkarist McKinley Returns To Practice

Atlanta Falcons defensive end Takkarist McKinley (groin) is back at practice on Friday after missing the last two days. McKinley is one of the better young pass rushers in the game and already has two sacks through the first two weeks. He's not a lock to play in Week 3 against the Saints, and if he doesn't it'll be good news for New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees.

Sep. 21st • 12:27 PM

Depth Chart

  • Offense
  • Defense
QB Matt Ryan
Matt Schaub
RB Todd Gurley II
Ito Smith
LWR Julio Jones
Olamide Zaccheaus
RWR Calvin Ridley
Laquon Treadwell
SWR Russell Gage
Brandon Powell
TE Hayden Hurst
Jaeden Graham
LT Jake Matthews
John Wetzel
LG James Carpenter
Justin McCray
C Alex Mack
Matt Hennessy
RG Chris Lindstrom
Jamon Brown
RT Kaleb McGary
Evin Ksiezarczyk
LDE Allen Bailey
John Cominsky
LDT Tyeler Davison
Deadrin Senat
RDT Grady Jarrett
Marlon Davidson
RDE Takkarist McKinley
Austin Larkin
DE Dante Fowler Jr.
Jacob Tuioti-Mariner
SLB Charles Harris
Foyesade Oluokun
MLB Deion Jones
Deone Bucannon
LCB A.J. Terrell
Jordan Miller
SS Keanu Neal
Damontae Kazee
FS Ricardo Allen
Sharrod Neasman
RCB Isaiah Oliver
Kendall Sheffield
K Younghoe Koo