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Atlanta Falcons NFC South
 
Matt Ryan • #2 • QB
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:6'4", 217 lbs.
Born:May 17, 1985 (31 yrs) in Exton, PA
Hometown:Exton, PA
College:Boston College
Experience:9 years
Drafted:Drafted by Atlanta in 2008 (1/3).
2016 Season Stats
G GS Att Cmp Pct Yds Lg TD Int Sck Rat Rush Yds Lg TD Fum
YTD 16 16 534 373 69.9 4944 76 38 7 37 117.1 35 117 18 0 4
Playoffs 3 3 98 70 71.4 1014 73 9 0 8 135.3 6 20 14 1 3
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Scouting Report
Assets: Smart, mature, and instinctive behind center. A leader who's tough and dedicated. Possesses a good arm with nice mechanics, and is a good touch passer. Brings ideal height for the NFL QB position. Fundamentally sound. Isn't afraid to go for the deep play regularly.
Flaws: Not a power thrower. Will force some passes and try to do too much, leading to occasional bouts of interceptions. Still somewhat streaky and must learn to adjust more quickly. Lacks top athleticism and won't make many plays with his feet.
Career Potential: Pro Bowl quarterback.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NFL Most Valuable Player 2016
NFL Offensive Player of the Year 2016
NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year 2008
NFL Named to play in Pro Bowl 2016, 2012 (did not play - injured), 2010
NCAA Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award 2007
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