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Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan ranked 14th best in NFL, full top-30 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 quarterbacks in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s signal caller not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. The second batch of QBs, Nos. 11-20, generated a similar response. The next logical step in the ranking of the game’s quarterbacks...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Falcons, Roddy White agree on four-year extension

The Atalanta Falcons announced Thursday that they have agreed to terms with wide receiver Roddy White on a four-year contract extension. Financial terms of the deal were not announced. White, 6-0, 211 pounds, was selected by the Falcons in the first round (27th overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft. In nine seasons with the Falcons, the four-time Pro Bowler owns club records for...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Would You Rather Have - Nick Foles or Matt Ryan

2013 was arguably the worst season of Matt Ryan's career, with the Atlanta Falcons and gave fantasy owners his floor. In contrast, Nick Foles took over for the Philadelphia Eagles last season and has shown fantasy owners his ceiling. The Falcons will get a healthy Steven Jackson, Roddy White and Julio Jones this season, while the Eagles essentially swapped a healthy Jeremy...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Madden ratings say Matt Ryan not a top five quarterback

Next month EA Sports will release the 26th edition of its insanely popular NFL video game, Madden. To help get gamers excited for that day the company is releasing Madden player ratings every day. Yesterday they toyed with the 2014 rookies by asking them what they thought their ratings should be, then filming their responses when they showed them what they actually were. Today EA...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Preview: Atlanta Falcons’ Matt Ryan rated as top-10 QB option

With training camps getting underway this week, the NFL season is right around the corner. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position, with updates from now until the start of...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Projected Falcons 2014 Offensive Starters

The Atlanta Falcons bread and butter during the Mike Smith era, has always been the offense. In this article we will take a look at who the Falcons offensive starters will most likely be. So let’s get started, first up is the leader on the offensive side of the ball.Starting QB – Matt Ryan#459188857 / gettyimages.comMatt Ryan has quietly become one of the league’s best when...
Via TopSportsReport
10 days ago  |  Discuss

The Julio Jones Effect

So I broke down Matt Ryan’s numbers for the five games Julio Jones was on the field and pulled out a few nuggets.#180991127 / gettyimages.comTouchdowns:In the first five games (when Julio played), Ryan threw two touchdowns in each one of those games.In the final eleven games (when Julio didn’t play), Ryan only threw two or more touchdowns in 5 of those games.Ryan tossed approximately...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

5 Pro Bowl candidates for the Atlanta Falcons in 2014

The 2014 NFL season is right around the corner and training camp will begin in just a few short weeks. To help prepare you here’s a list of the top five candidates to make the Pro Bowl for the Atlanta Falcons in 2014. 1. Matt Ryan Injuries took away all of Matt Ryan’s best weapons in 2013, but he’s still one of the elite quarterbacks in the NFL. At 29 years old he’s entering...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football: Quarterbacks who will make a comeback this year

Every year someone in every fantasy league in the country takes a player too high and they turn out to be a bust. Throughout the offseason they convince themselves this is their year. They say things like, “No one is safer than Matt Ryan.” Or, “Mike Wallace is a great fit in Miami.” Or even worse, the fantasy owners who said, “Coach said he is gonna give C.J. Spiller the...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans Trade T.J. Yates To Falcons For Akeem Dent

The Houston Texans apparently didn’t actually release backup quarterback T.J. Yates. It turns out they’ve decided to trade him to the Atlanta Falcons for linebacker Akeem Dent. “Once word got out that the Texans would be releasing Yates [on Tuesday], teams started calling to inquire about a trade,” reports. “The Falcons, who would have been fairly close...
Via Gridiron Grit
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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