Skip to content Skip to footer

The Atlanta Falcons selected Marlon Davidson, a defensive lineman who played at Auburn, with the 47th overall pick in the NFL Draft in 2020.

They continued to maintain their status quo, despite further speculation of trades, in order to concentrate on improving their defense over the winter.

Davidson, who is now 24 years old, came into his own during his senior season. In 2019, he finished with 6.5 sacks and 11.5 tackles for loss, both significant increases from his prior three seasons. His elite strength and speed have been praised by scouts. He has a height of 6 feet 3 inches and a weight of 278 pounds.

During his time at the university, he played defensive end with Derrick Brown, who was projected to be selected in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft. However, he is more likely to be used as an interior defensive lineman or hybrid in the NFL.

Davidson was selected ahead of other edge prospect players including Zack Baun and A.J. Epenesa, who both had been mentioned as possible draft picks for the Falcons at various points in the selection process.

The Falcons will have a formidable option to start him either opposite of Fowler or next to defensive tackle Grady Jarrett when he arrives.

Marlon Davidson Contract

Marlon Davidson agreed to a four-year, $6,912,370 deal with the Atlanta Falcons, which also included a $3,511,379 guarantee and a $2,587,180 signing bonus.

Marlon Davidson Salary

Marlon Davidson earns an average of $1,728,093 per year. Davidson’s basic salary in 2022 will be $1,238,397, with a cap hit of $1,885,192 and a dead cap value of $1,293,590.

Marlon Davidson Net Worth

Marlon Davidson has an estimated net worth of $3 million dollars

Spread the love