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NFL quarterbacks can be thankful today that the league office is vigorously protecting them, but defensive players like Titans defensive end William Hayes don’t like it. Hayes was fined $15,000 for a hit on Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan, and he says he doesn’t get what he did wrong. “They hit me over the head with…
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Tennessee Titans defensive end William Hayes has been fined $15,000 by the NFL for hit his on Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan.
Hayes was flagged for roughing the passer when he landed on Ryan in the second quarter of a 23-17 loss to Atlanta.
Hayes said he doesn't understand the rule and plans on appealing the penalty.
He has 10 tackles and a pair of sacks in six games this season.
Tennessee Titans defensive end William Hayes was fined $15,000 by the NFL for a hit he leveled against Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan, a decision he plans to appeal.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Discussing his former quarterbacks coach in Atlanta this week, Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan let a little known tidbit slip out about Bill Musgrave.Musgrave, now the Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator, has a nickname.Crediting Musgrave for his development as an NFL quarterback, Ryan let it slip."He's probably one of the most influential people in...
Each week, after the game, I will name a few Falcons players who deserve recognition for their performance. We call it earning your wings. Here we go:-QB Matt Ryan – The Falcons QB was on fire this past weekend. He looked in total control of the offense, orchestrating the no huddle and making good adjustments at the line of scrimmage. I could make the case this was his best game...
Happy Thanksgiving! Hopefully, our Position vs. Fantasy Defensive Points Allowed tool will help your fantasy playoff push while staving off your tryptophan coma.
Mmm ... turkey.
As always, please remember that the players listed are mostly meant to be borderline guys, who need reasons for you to play or bench them. You won't see recommendations to start Aaron Rodgers and Ray...
The NFL has fined Titans defensive end William Hayes $15,000 for a hit on Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan, a punishment he plans to appeal.
Wanted to let you know that this week’s nationally televised NFL Turning Point on Versus features an in-depth look at the Falcons big win over the Titans with Matt Ryan wired for exclusive sound.NFL Turning … [visit site to read more]Falcons Are On This Week’s NFL Turning Point - Blogging Dirty - Blogging Dirty - An Atlanta Falcons Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Last Week: 10-4
Minnesota @ Atlanta
Matt Ryan is beginning to play much better, which is great news for the playoff-hopeful Falcons. Christian Ponder and the Vikings turned in a better effort against the Raiders last week, but with Adrian Peterson banged up, Minnesota won’t be able to last against a desperate Atlanta team.
Cleveland @ [...]
Laurent Robinson (credits below) QB Start: Philip Rivers (San Diego Chargers, Week 12: Denver) QB Sit: Matt Ryan (Atlanta Falcons, Week 12: Minnesota) This is less of a statement that you should sit Ryan and more of a statement that it seems odd that most have Ryan ranked above Rivers this week when the matchup is equal (they face the two most fantasy-friendly-to QB defenses...
In search of the skinny on the Atlanta Falcons, The Viking Age touches base with Jamie Kelly of Blogging Dirty.TVA: How’s Matt Ryan doing this year? Or should I call him Matty Ice?BD: Yes you should! He started the season slow and a bit out of rhythm with receivers but since he is beginning to play better and better each week. The last few weeks he has got back to Pro Bowl...