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Falcons sign pair of draft picks
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The Atlanta Falcons agreed to terms Tuesday with third round draft picks Chevis Jackson (68th overall) and safety Thomas DeCoud (98th overall) to four-year deals. The financial terms were not disclosed.

Jackson played in 50 games and started 40 for Louisiana State in college. He recorded 142 tackles, eight interceptions and 36 passes defensed.

DeCoud had 198 tackles (115) solo), one sack and one interception in college with California.

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