Who stood out in Falcons second preseason game against New York Jets

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — After two joint practices earlier in the week, the Falcons and Jets faced off on Monday night. The Falcons lost 24-16.

Arthur Smith said earlier in the week to take everything throughout this week of joint practices with a grain of salt.

And that’s how the Falcons second preseason game should be taken, too.

The Jets didn’t play hardly any of their starters at all on Monday night.

The Falcons did throughout the first quarter. The final quarter and a half of the game, though?

That time was primarily used for all reserves of both squads.

So, with all of this in mind, who stood out for the Falcons and what does their limited evaluations mean for the overall scope of where this team is in the preseason?

Against Detroit last week, we saw Mariota for a single drive. On Monday night against the Jets,