Originally written on NFL Injury Report  |  Last updated 11/4/14
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan sustained a shoulder injury to his non-throwing arm during yesterday’s loss to the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship game. Ryan was later diagnosed with a sprained AC joint in his left shoulder, an injury that won’t require surgery, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Update on Matt Ryan: Sprained AC joint in left shoulder. No surgery needed. Falcons now waiting to see if he still needs an MRI Monday. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 21, 2013 The Falcons may still put Ryan through an MRI to see if there has been any other damage to his shoulder. If so, he would likely undergo the procedure today. Ryan suffered the injury in the second half of yesterday’s contest, as he was in visible pain during the later stages of the fourth quarter and exited the field with his arm in a sling. He reportedly popped his shoulder back into place following the injury. Ryan finished the day completing 30 of his 42 pass attempts for 396 yards with three touchdowns and one interception. 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); })();
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