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Forbes ranks Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan NFL’s highest paid

Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons is a solid quarterback. If you were to ask most people to rank their top ten at the position in the NFL, the sane ones would all place him somewhere on that list. But Ryan is at the very top of another prestigious list. According to an article by Kurt Badenhausen in Forbes magazine, Ryan earned a total of $43.8 million between June 2013 and 2014....
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Before drafting you need to see Falcons QB Matt Ryan’s fantasy ranking

Halfway through the preseason, things are starting to come into shape; it’s becoming clearer who is going to flourish, who is going to struggle and who might be soon be replaced. That’s important information heading into fantasy football drafts. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
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Jadeveon Clowney Levels Falcons Running Back, Sacks Matt Ryan (GIFs)

There’s a reason Houston Texans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney was drafted No. 1 overall in the 2014 NFL draft. At South Carolina, Clowney was known for absolutely leveling offensive players whenever he was on the field. Now, he’s doing the same thing in the NFL. During the first quarter of the Texans’ preseason game against the Atlanta Falcons on Saturday, Clowney delivered...
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Atlanta Falcons Training Camp: Ryan Proves He Still Has Elite Talent

The worst thing that could have happened to Matt Ryan was something he wasn’t even involved in.Two years ago, Joe Flacco won the Super Bowl  with the Baltimore Ravens, which posed the question as to when the Boston College star and third pick in the 2008 NFL Draft would hold a Lombardi Trophy in his hands.Last season was one Ryan and his teammates would just as soon forget. Crippled...
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NFL QB rankings 1-32 are out: Where’s the Atlanta Falcons’ Matt Ryan?

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
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Atlanta Falcons: Sleeper Team To Watch in 2014?

The offseason presents a ray of sunshine across the NFL landscape. Each team is presented with a clean slate and a golden opportunity to fill various holes through the draft and free agency. It’s no wonder that nearly every year about half of the teams that made the trip to the postseason the previous year fall short of returning to the NFL’s tournament. The Atlanta Falcons and...
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Jacob’s QB Countdown: 9. Matt Ryan

Dale Zanine – USA SPORTS Today Continuing on with the green tier of my NFL QB Countdown, which is reserved for starters that make their teams playoff contenders but aren’t quite elite, we find one of the most solid quarterbacks in the league. The number 9 quarterback on my countdown is a traditional pocket passer that is very accurate, but he also can throw the ball well down...
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Atlanta Falcons: Winners and losers in training camp

It is finally August. NFL football is back in action. The 2014 NFL Hall of Fame Game kicked off the preseason schedule, and many teams begin preseason play tonight for what should be a very exciting year for NFL Football. For the Atlanta Falcons, it has been a training camp filled with excitement, progression and injuries. With their first game tonight against the Miami Dolphins...
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Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan ranked 10th best in NFL…

… In fantasy that is, but maybe in real life as well. With the Hall of Fame Game now in the books, the 2014 NFL season is now underway. 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...
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Atlanta Falcons 2014 Preview

Raise your hand if you picked the Atlanta Falcons to do big things last year. . . Come on now, it wasn’t just me. The Atlanta Falcons seemed to become depleted on both sides of the line of scrimmage and got hit with the injury bug, which ultimately made future Hall of Famer, Tony Gonzalez’ last season – a forgettable one.Quarterback Matt Ryan is the glue for this team and although...
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