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MATT RYAN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Ranking the NFC South Positional Units: Quarterbacks

For this series, I’ll be ranking the units by positions, and using the culmination of the rankings to predict how the teams will finish. QUARTERBACKS We start the series off with the most important position. There’s no other position in pro sports that takes on the amount of responsibility as an NFL quarterback. Not only do you have to know the offense inside and out, but in...
Via The Saints Nation
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Matt Ryan finally gets some love on a recent QB ranking list

More often than not, it seems that Matt Ryan almost gets overlooked, or just doesn't get enough love for the work he does on the field. The man dubbed "Matty Ice" has put up some impressive numbers throughout his NFL career, but according to Andy Benoit of MMQB, he may be in for even bigger things in 2015. When ranking all 32 quarterbacks heading into 2015, Benoit gave some major...
Via Fox Sports
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

How Matt Ryan became “Matty Ice”

He wasn’t always “Matty Ice” to everybody. Going into the 2004 season at Boston College, he was just Matt. He was a young quarterback fighting for a starting job at a mediocre football school. Now he’s a three time pro-bowler with all major passing records in Falcons history. Now he’s the quarterback that has led comeback after comeback for the Falcons and brought a city...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Breaking Down the Falcons' QB Depth Behind Matt Ryan

Second-string quarterback is hardly a position that is discussed by fans in the offseason, but if the starter goes down, it becomes the most influential position on the roster in determining the success of the team. Atlanta is prepared to be successful if Matt Ryan goes down with a reliable backup in T.J. Yates.Yates was acquired from the Texans last June and spent 2014 on the Falcons’...
Via Pro Football Spot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football Player Profile: Matt Ryan

View image | gettyimages.com Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons QB Ranking: 8 Pros He has a phenomenal arm. He connects on the deep ball often, which can change a fantasy week for you in a matter of minutes. He will play in a dome 10 times this season, which helps with outside factors, such as natural elements. He has a good core of receivers. The Falcons have pass catchers...
Via TopSportsReport
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Ryan threw the best deep ball in the NFL in 2014

The NFL has a few quarterbacks who are known for throwing impressive deep balls, but according to Pro Football Focus, Matt Ryan was the best in the business in 2014. According to the tweet below, the quarterback of the Atlanta Falcons led the league in deep passing accuracy. That's a pretty impressive feat, especially when you consider how many accurate and strong-armed quarterbacks...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the Patriots treated differently than other teams?

Here is a touchy subject around the league but one that needs to be said. The New England Patriots are treated differently than other teams around the NFL. The Atlanta Falcons have a rogue employee, with the unlikely name of Roddy White, crank up sound in the Georgia Dome. There is no evidence of anyone else being involved, certainly not a marquee player like Matt Ryan. The team looses...
Via cover32
8 days ago  |  Discuss

The three most important games on the Atlanta Falcons schedule

The Falcons really can’t afford another year like they’ve had in the last two. This is a win-now organization, especially with talents like Matt Ryan and Julio Jones on their roster. AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Five things that will happen in the AFC West in 2015 Top 10: The NFL’s second-tier kickers All-AFC West Team 2015: Can anyone catch the Broncos? All-NFC South...
Via cover32
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Ryan says there's 'no reason' the Falcons can't make the playoffs

The Atlanta Falcons have a new head coach, quite a few new players and a whole different level of excitement heading into the 2015 season. For Matt Ryan, that adds up to plenty of confidence, and for good reason. According to Vaughn McClure of ESPN, Ryan believes the Falcons should be able to get back into the playoffs this coming season."Ryan was asked Tuesday if there is reason...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Falcons fan grabs boyfriend’s crotch after exciting first down

One particular Atlanta Falcons fan took celebrating to a new extreme after her team converted on third down. Faced with a 3rd-and-10 situation against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday Night Football, leading 28-0, QB Matt Ryan hit WR Julio Jones for a big 20-yard gain to move the chains. And one female fan decided to grab her boyfriend’s crotch in jubilation. At first, it was...
Via The Sports Daily
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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