Originally written February 14, 2013 on NFL Injury Report:
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan has fully recovered from the sprained left AC shoulder joint he suffered against the San Francisco 49ers during the NFC Championship game, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Falcons coach Mike Smith told reporters that Ryan has moved past the rehab process and is now working out in the weight room. “He’s been working in the training room and this week he started working in the weight room,” Smith said. “He’s recovered and we absolutely expect him to well beyond 100 percent when we start our offseason program.” Ryan sustained the injury on a five-year pass to running back Jason Snelling, after which he was landed upon by 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks. While he was able to remain in the game, his next two pass attempts fell incomplete. Ryan was then seen with his arm in a sling the following day, and the injury ultimately caused him to miss the Pro Bowl. Ryan is entering the final year of his contract, but the Falcons have said that they plan on retaining the sixth-year player. The 27-year-old completed 68.6 percent of his passes last season while throwing for 4,719 yards and 32 touchdowns. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.thenflinjuryreport.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })(); Looking for fantasy football advice?
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