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WATCH: Glover Quin picks Matt Ryan’s pocket clean on pick-six

Detroit Lions veteran safety Glover Quin must have had a clear look inside Matt Ryan’s mind Sunday in the second quarter when he picked the Atlanta Falcons quarterback’s pocket.Quin had the jump on Ryan before the quarterback ever released the ball. Just check out this incredible interception, which Quin returned for six points. PICK-6 ALERT! @GloverQuin27 takes Matt Ryan's pass...
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ESPN apologizes for offending some with fantasy football auction

ESPN apologized in a statement sent Tuesday for airing a fantasy football auction that some found to be offensive because of their feeling that it was too similar to a slave auction.Teams in fantasy football leagues are often formed in one of two ways: via a draft system, where participants select players one at a time, or via an auction, where participants are given a “salary...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 15, 2017  |  Discuss

Matt Ryan clarifies comments about Super Bowl playcalling

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan tried to calm things down after he was perceived to have criticized former offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan’s Super Bowl playcalling.Ryan said in a recent interview with Pete Prisco of CBS Sports that Shanahan’s habit of taking a long time to call plays led to difficulty late in the Super Bowl, a game in which Atlanta blew a 28-3 lead...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 30, 2017  |  Discuss

Kyle Shanahan claps back at Matt Ryan

There’s an interesting war of words going on between two former co-workers. It was just last week that Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan seemingly threw some major shade in the direction of former Falcons offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan.Ryan’s comments stem from Shanahan heading the top-scoring offense in Atlanta last season. He lamented over how long it took the new...
Via Sportsnaut
July 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Matt Ryan laments Kyle Shanahan’s play-calling at end of Super Bowl

It will take a long time before the Atlanta Falcons ever live down their overtime Super Bowl loss to the New England Patriots. It was a brutal loss that saw the Falcons tank a 28-3 lead they owned in the third quarter. Quarterback Matt Ryan, who is obviously still impacted by the devastating 34-28 loss, had this to share regarding his former coordinator’s play-calling. “Kyle’s...
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July 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Matt Ryan expects he will ‘always’ have ‘scar’ from Super Bowl loss

Quarterback Matt Ryan has to lead his team back from one of the most devastating defeats in sports history.The Atlanta Falcons quarterback said Tuesday that coming back from that Super Bowl LI loss — a game in which the Falcons blew a 28-3 third quarter lead — is harder than ever, but that his team has no choice but to do so.“It takes a little bit of time, there’s no question...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 18, 2017  |  Discuss

Matt Ryan really wants Falcons to put Super Bowl loss behind them

Know what Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan is tired of hearing about?The Super Bowl loss.Ryan and the Falcons were obviously going to face endless questions this summer after blowing the lead against the New England Patriots and now staring a Super Bowl hangover right in the face.For Ryan, though, the process of putting the gaffe behind the team started months ago, as captured...
Via The Sports Daily
June 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Matt Ryan’s journey of self-inflicted pain

You can’t blame a player for getting hung up on a Super Bowl loss, especially if it’s the unprecedented 25-point blown lead the Falcons endured back in February. It would be fair to argue that Matt Ryan is one of the least culpable people for that particular defeat. Sure, he wasn’t without error in the quarter-plus of the Super Bowl, but his offense was responsible for 21 of...
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April 13, 2017  |  Discuss

Matt Ryan watched Super Bowl meltdown three times after loss

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan admits he is still struggling to get over the team’s historic meltdown in Super Bowl LI, one that ended in a stunning New England Patriots’ overtime victory.The Falcons of course blew a 28-3 lead as the Patriots mounted an improbable comeback that began in the third quarter. Ryan, arguably a glutton for punishment, claims to have watched...
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April 11, 2017  |  Discuss

The Mulligan: Why Matt Ryan deserves a Super Bowl do-over

Welcome to The Mulligan, where we examine the athletes, coaches, teams, referees, oddsmakers or anyone else in sports who should get a do-over for a bad beat that might not have been entirely in their control. This week, we look at Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan’s Super Bowl effort and why he deserves a mulligan for that game.Matt Ryan. He’s the NFL MVP and the greatest quarterback...
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February 07, 2017  |  Discuss

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