Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/1/12
(Eds: Updates. With AP Photos.) By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan doesn't like to discuss his accomplishments and never says much when asked to consider his chances of becoming the NFL's MVP. The same goes when Ryan is asked about whether the Falcons can go undefeated in the regular season or if he's concerned about his winless record in three playoff games. It's difficult to get much emotion from Ryan other than the vibe he puts off that's intelligent, cool and polite. Ryan ranks third in NFL passer rating and completion percentage and in touchdowns, but said there are just two statistical categories that have real meaning. ''From a quarterback standpoint, it's all about touchdowns and turnovers,'' he said on Wednesday. ''Those kinds of things are ultimately the most important. So far, we've done a pretty good job of that this year.'' Ryan has been called Matty Ice since he was teenager, earning the nickname by performing well under pressure at Wil...
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