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Jalen Collins drafted by Falcons in 2nd round

Jalen Collins (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB) Jalen Collins (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Former LSU defensive back Jalen Collins has been drafted by the Atlanta Falcons with the 10th pick of the second round. He was the first LSU Tiger drafted in the 2015 NFL Draft.

The defensive back out of Olive Branch, MS, was a three-year letterman for the Tigers, playing in the 39 career games, with 10 starts at LSU.

Collins finished with 90 total tackles and three interceptions for the Tigers. 

Collins was announced as the 42nd overall pick by former LSU and Central alum Todd McClure.

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