Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/17/14

ATLANTA - DECEMBER 27: Quarterback Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons waits to re-enter the field against the Buffalo Bills at Georgia Dome on December 27, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Headed into week five of the 2012 season, the Atlanta Falcons were 4-0. This year, at least early on, had the makings of Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan's most successful to date in his young career. However, Ryan and his Falcons were playing against a rising Washington Redskins team led by rookie sensation Robert Griffin III.Do I smell upset?Well, no, Altanta won the game 24-17. But below, I have written five things that were learned, about both teams, from yesterday's game:Redskins Quarterback Robert Griffin III Is Human, Just Like The Rest Of UsIn the third quarter of Sunday's game, the Redskins were faced with a third down and "RG3-able" deep in Atlanta territory. And as he's done so superbly on many occasions already this season, Griffin III took the ball and ran. He ran around the right side of the line, and pressure pushed him to run wider. As he has also done far too often, in this writer's opinion, is lead with his head, and dove at the first down marker on the sideline. Ther...
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