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Julio Jones comes to the defense of Matt Ryan once again

Julio Jones and Roddy White are backing their quarterback, even in the midst of a four-game losing streak. Kevin C. Cox Getty ImagesIt hasn't been just Matt Ryan struggling for the Atlanta Falcons in recent weeks, but anytime a starting quarterback struggles how Ryan has, he's going to get the bulk of the attention.While that's no surprise, Ryan's teammates and coaches have come...
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9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Roddy White on Matt Ryan: 'That's going to be our quarterback forever'

Roddy White was one of many who came to the defense of Matt Ryan after a tough recent stretch. Thearon W. Henderson Getty ImagesThe defense of Matt Ryan from his teammates can't be overlooked at this point. While the Atlanta Falcons have lost four games in a row and five of their last six, Ryan's struggles are well documented.During that six game stretch, Ryan has thrown 10 touchdowns...
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Matt Ryan on Falcons’ slide: ‘It starts with me’

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan received a vote of confidence from both his head coach and owner after Sunday’s 20-10 loss to the Minnesota Vikings, but he still knows responsibility for the Falcons’ disappointing slide falls on his shoulders. Ryan threw two interceptions and fumbled on a fourth down as the Falcons dropped their third straight game at home and fourth...
Via The Sports Daily
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dan Quinn says he hasn’t lost any confidence in Matt Ryan

As the NFL regular season is headed to the month of December, teams are starting to position themselves for a run towards the playoffs. One of those team we thought was headed to the playoffs was the Atlanta Falcons. After starting off undefeated, the Falcons are 1-5 in their last six game which includes Sunday’s loss against the Minnesota Vikings. During the game, quarterback...
Via No Guts, No Glory
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dan Quinn on Matt Ryan: 'He's absolutely the competitor that I want'

Both Dan Quinn and Arthur Blank backed Matt Ryan after he struggled again in Week 12. Kevin C. Cox Getty ImagesWhile Matt Ryan's struggles were just a part of the team dropping yet another game, their fourth in a row and fifth in the last six, it's obvious that his play will be under a microscope.Ryan completed 22 of 31 passes for 230 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions against...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Recap: Falcons collapse in worst effort of 2015

I’ve said it before. I rarely say this about a team with a winning record, but stick a fork in Atlanta for good. An ugly 20-10 loss puts the Vikings two games clear of Atlanta. The Seattle Seahawks have a chance to match their record today. MVP-Adrian Peterson 29 carries for 158 yards and two touchdowns. Peterson was the entire offence in Minnesota and Atlanta’s elite run-stopping...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Matt Ryan says Falcons have added no-huddle to the offense

We may see a new-look Atlanta Falcons offense coming out of their bye week in Week 11. Matthew Emmons USA TODAY SportsOne thing that the Atlanta Falcons had been rumored to be interested in rolling out after their bye week was the no-huddle offense.Well, according to D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Matt Ryan said that the team is ready to put it in motion...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

BIG BUCS DEFENSE steps up when it needs to: Puts Bucs with chance at .500

It was gutted for 496 yards. It Took 4 turnovers from Atlanta. It stopped Atlanta when it had to, in Overtime. This is the defense that makes Kirk Cousins look like Matt Ryan. This is the defense that makes Matt Ryan look like Kirk Cousins. Go figure them out, if you can. In the 4th qtr and Overtime, two defensive players you never heard of week one; Howard Jones and Josh Shirley...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Ryan becomes fourth-youngest QB with 30,000 passing yards

Matt Ryan turned the big three-oh this year. Now he’s surpassed the big three-oh-oh-oh-oh. Ryan became the fourth-youngest quarterback to reach 30,000 career passing yards during the Falcons’ game at Tennessee. Matt Ryan: 4th-youngest QB to reach 30,000 passing yards (age 30) 3 younger: Dan Marino, Peyton Manning, Brett Favre (via @eliassports) — ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo...
Via The Sports Daily
October 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: No pitch count for Julio Jones vs. Saints

Welcome to the conclusion of the week of not-necessarily-conflicting-but-ever-changing reports surrounding Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones. According to Tracy Wolfson of CBS Sports, Falcons head coach Dan Quinn Jones will play Thursday night against the New Orleans Saints but more importantly will not be subject to limited snaps. Dan Quinn told me Julio Jones will play...
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October 15, 2015  |  Discuss

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