While Sunday’s NFL action was marred by injuries to key players, some of the day’s most heroic performances were only enhanced by the injuries those players had to overcome.
Posts Tagged ‘Matt Ryan’
Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Bill Belichick, Brian Urlacher, Chad Ochocinco, Eric Mangini, Justin Tuck, Matt Ryan, New England Patriots, New York Giants, Rex Grossman, St. Louis Rams, Steven Jackson, Tedy Bruschi
When this season started, Falcons signal caller Matt Ryan was one of the NFL’s glamour boys, while Redskins QB Rex Grossman was mostly the butt of jokes. How quickly things can change. Tune into NFL Network’s “Around the League” Wednesday at 5:15 p.m. ET to hear from Grossman live, then catch Ryan on “NFL Total Access” tonight at 7 p.m. ET.
Posted: Friday, September 9th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: NFL Playbook, Anthony Castonzo, Antonio Gates, Donald Penn, Jason Witten, Josh Freeman, Kerry Collins, Kyle Vanden Bosch, Malcom Floyd, Mario Williams, Matt Ryan, Ovie Mughelli, Peyton Manning, Philip Rivers, Tony Romo, Vincent Jackson
At this late stage of the week, you have surely heard about every story line centered around quarterbacks, star skill players, loud talkers and frequent Tweeters. But there are 11 players on either side matching up on any given play. Below we list five matchups that, based on tape study, we are interested in seeing play out in Week 1
Is Falcons RB Michael Turner a fantasy bust candidate in 2011? Find out why he could be trending downward.
Dave and Adam Rank discuss the players coming in 60-51 on the NFL Network’s Top 100 players of 2010 list,
Posted: Monday, April 25th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Draft Countdown, 2011 NFL Draft, Andre Johnson, Barry Sanders, Blaine Gabbert, Bobby Layne, Bronko Nagurski, Cam Newton, Dick Butkus, Joe Flacco, Joe Thomas, Josh Freeman, Larry Fitzgerald, Mark Sanchez, Matt Ryan, Matt Stafford, Mel Kiper, Merlin Olsen, Mike Mayock, Sam Bradford
If you’re a draftnik, and if you think Mike Mayock and Mel Kiper are like Axl and Slash, then you know what’s in three days. The path to prime time is getting short, as draft weekend starts Thursday.
So if the NFL draft is just three days away, then what are some good draft 3s?
Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2011 | Frank Tadych Tags: Gerald McCoy, Drew Brees, Jake Long, Joe Thomas, John Randle, Josh Freeman, Matt Ryan, Raheem Morris, Steve Martin, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Warren Sapp, Wladimir Klitschko
Gerald McCoy of the Buccaneers recently stopped by the NFL Network studios in Los Angeles, so we spent a few minutes catching up on what’s happened since his last visit a year ago.
When it comes to a quarterback class in which every prospect has question marks, NFL Network’s Charley Casserly has Missouri QB Blaine Gabbert as his top-rated at the position.
Joe Flacco wants a longterm extension soon; the Baltimore Ravens prefer to wait. Opinions have been somewhat divided on Flacco as to whether he’s a franchise-caliber quarterback or not.
All is quiet on location at the Pro Bowl, but things will surely pick up as this day moves forward.
Posted: Sunday, January 2nd, 2011 | Frank Tadych Tags: Bill Belichick, Brett Favre, Dana Stubblefield, Don Maynard, Ed Reed, Franco Harris, Jamaal Charles, John Stallworth, LeGarrette Blount, Mal Kutner, Matt Ryan, Mike Wallace, Mike Williams, Ndamukong Suh, Pat Harder, rashard mendenhall, Rod Woodson, Roddy White, Tom Brady, Tony Gonzalez, willie parker
Without a doubt, Week 17 of the 2010 season brought us a lot to chew on from a statistical standpoint.
That certainly was some championship performance, Michael Turner. Two points? Against a team that you normally dominate? Not championship material.
Vick currently leads all players in fan voting for the second week in a row, beating “Tom Terrific” by 34,493 nods.
Posted: Thursday, December 9th, 2010 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Ben Roethlisberger, Benjarvus Green-Ellis, Brandon Marshall, Carson Palmer, Cedric Benson, Chad Ochocinco, Darren McFadden, David Garrard, Donovan McNabb, Fred Jackson, Jay Cutler, Jonathan Stewart, LaDainian Tomlinson, LeGarrette Blount, Mark Sanchez, Matt Forte, Matt Ryan, Maurice Jones-Drew, Michael Turner, Michael Vick, Mike Wallace, Mike Williams, Peyton Hillis, rashard mendenhall, Roddy White, Ronnie Brown, Ryan Torain, Santana Moss, Santonio Holmes, Shonn Greene, Terrell Owens, Tom Brady
The weather could have a major effect on the first week of the fantasy football postseason.
After watching Tom Brady’s near-perfect performance against the Jets on Monday night, I’m not sure there’s any argument about who is the NFL’s most valuable player.