The Atlanta Falcons have placed rookie safety Jaylinn Hawkins on the team’s reserve/COVID-19 list.
Clubs are not permitted to comment on a player's medical status other than referring to roster status. Clubs may not disclose whether the player is in quarantine or is positive for COVID-19.
Drafted in the fourth round of the 2020 NFL Draft, Hawkins totaled 56 tackles, 4.5 for loss, two sacks, two pass breakups, two forced fumbles and led Cal with three interceptions last year. Hawkins started 39 of 50 career games while notching 158 total tackles (102 solo) with 9.5 tackles for loss, 2.0 sacks, 10 interceptions, three forced fumbles and 17 pass breakups.