• Matt Ryan: Contract discussions have been positive

    Pro Football Talk "Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan and his wife Sarah announced the birth of twin boys on Sunday after a complicated pregnancy that was followed by a stay in the hospital for the newborns before they could come home. Ryan was at his Pro-Am golf tournament on Monday to raise money for Children’s..." April 09

  • Falcons GM admits Matt Ryan deal has been ‘lengthy process’

    247 Sports "Three weeks after the league year started, Matt Ryan still doesn’t have a new contract. Despite general manager Thomas Dimitroff declaring at the end of the 2017 season that getting the veteran quarterback’s signature on a new extension would be his top priority, the two sides are still in the..." April 04

  • Arthur Blank: ‘no need to worry’ about Matt Ryan contract talks

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "It’s natural that concern is growing over protracted contract negotiations between the Falcons and quarterback Matt Ryan, but the owner of the team says there is nothing to worry about it. Arthur Blank said Tuesday via email that there is no timetable for getting a deal done with Ryan, who is..." April 03

  • Piecing together a Matt Ryan deal: $100M guaranteed with no hometown discount

    ESPN "The last word from the Atlanta Falcons regarding a contract extension for quarterback Matt Ryan was that there is no timetable for getting a deal completed. Joel Corry, a former NFL agent and current contract/cap analyst for CBS Sports, has heard those words before. "When the Falcons say,..." March 30

  • Thomas Dimitroff can’t put timetable on getting Matt Ryan a new deal

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Falcons appear to have hit a snag while hashing out a lucrative contract extension for quarterback Matt Ryan. “I couldn’t even put a (timetable on it). I don’t know how close we are,” Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said on Wednesday. “I can’t. We talk about it and it seems like..." March 21

  • Matt Ryan Could Soon Become NFL's Highest-Paid Player

    Sportsnaut "A lot of talk about quarterbacks and contracts this offseason has mostly been focused around impending free agent Kirk Cousins. But, a quarterback who might become the league’s next highest-paid player is Atlanta Falcons signal caller Matt Ryan. Contract negotiations have started between the..." March 01

  • Atlanta Falcons owner: We want Matt Ryan here for life "The Atlanta Falcons reached the Super Bowl last year on the heels of a fantastic season by Matt Ryan, and the team understands that signing their franchise quarterback to a long-term contract will be critical to the franchise's success in the years ahead. Falcons owner Arthur Blank replied..." February 02

  • Falcons to prioritize Matt Ryan contract extension

    Fanrag Sports "Upon making an appearance on PFT Live, Atlanta Falcons president and CEO Rich McKay made a point to note that the NFC South franchise expects to sign quarterback Matt Ryan to a longterm contract extension. However, it still remains to be seen as to when exactly such a pact comes into..." January 25

  • Falcons’ “Main Focus” Is Signing Matt Ryan To Extension

    NFL Trade Rumors "On Thursday, Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff told reporters that their “main focus” this offseason will be to sign QB Matt Ryan to a contract extension, per Kelsey Conway. Ryan is one year removed from an MVP season in which he took the Falcons to the Super Bowl and considering that he’s entering..." January 18