Matt Ryan RUMORS & NEWS

  • Saints and Bucs Fans Will Love Ripping on the Falcons After These Matt Ryan Comments

    12 Up "The NFL season is still months away from starting, but Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan is here to make sure we meet the daily hot take quota. Ryan, fresh off another season in which he failed to replicate the production that won him an MVP in 2016, declared that he is..." June 28

  • Falcons’ Matt Ryan reveals who he thinks is best QB in NFC South

    Clutch Points "The NFC South got a lot better at the quarterback position this offseason, but that hasn’t deterred Matt Ryan’s confidence in himself. Ahead of his 13th season in the NFL, the Atlanta Falcons veteran revealed that he believes he is the best quarterback in the NFC..." June 26

  • Matt Ryan letting “much more knowledgeable” people direct his $500,000 donation

    Pro Football Talk "Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan pledged $500,000 to Atlanta’s black community before he knew exactly where that money would go. Ryan said on The Daily Show that he decided to make the donation first, then began conversations with leaders in..." June 18

  • Matt Ryan: “Rayshard Brooks should be alive — end of story”

    Pro Football Talk "Another excessive use of force by police happened in Atlanta on Friday night. Another man who did not deserve to die was killed by an officer who performed the role of judge, jury, and executioner in a fit of embarrassment, ego, and adrenaline. And Falcons quarterback Matt..." June 15

  • Matt Ryan found player-only workouts “really effective”

    SI "This offseason, every quarterback in the NFL has essentially been handed a mirror, with the results reflecting back who they are as professionals. Do you view this as time off? Or a shot to get ahead of everyone else? Do you have enough pull in the locker room to gather guys..." June 15

  • Matt Ryan: NFC South is tough, but it’s about us

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "During a break in his talk that mostly was about his social-action stances, Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan welcomed Tom Brady, who signed with Tampa Bay this offseason, to the NFC South on Tuesday.  “It’s going to be a tough division, no question about it,”..." June 12

  • Matt Ryan audibles out of crowd noise question

    SI "With coronavirus spreading around the United States and the world, it's been far from a normal year. It's looking more likely things will not be completely the same in the NFL this fall either. The NFL has insisted that crowds will be in the stands for the 2020 season, but on..." June 10

  • Matt Ryan Says Colin Kaepernick Deserves An Opportunity In The NFL

    Heavy "Former 49ers’ quarterback, Colin Kaepernick first took a knee during the National Anthem in the final preseason game of the 2016 season. He did this to protest racial injustice and police brutality against African-Americans. Prior to that, he had just been sitting..." June 09

  • Dan Quinn, Thomas Dimitroff Donate to Matt Ryan’s Fundraiser for Black Community

    Heavy "After listening to Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms speak to the team earlier this week, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan was inspired to take more action in helping the Black Lives Matter movement. “There has to be a way that we as..." June 07

  • Matt Ryan launches GoFundMe campaign

    CBS Sports "Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan has launched a GoFundMe campaign with the intention of giving money to Atlanta's black community. The fundraiser is called "Advancing The Lives (ATL) Of The Black Community." Ryan kicked things off with a..." June 07

  • Matt Ryan “really impressed” with Todd Gurley

    Yahoo! Sports "Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan has held workouts at Golden West College in Huntington Beach, California, this offseason as he has in previous offseasons. One of the players he has worked with “a handful of times” is new Falcons running back Todd..." June 05

  • Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan donating $500,000 to help Atlanta's black community

    ESPN "In wake of the death of George Floyd, a black man who was suffocated on video by a white police officer, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan is donating $500,000 toward a GoFundme fundraiser he's established aimed at advancing lives in the black community of..." June 05

  • Matt Ryan: Didn’t get any easier in NFC South this offseason

    247 Sports "The move of Tom Brady into the NFC South with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers has been one of the hottest topics of the NFL’s off-season. After a legendary career with the New England Patriots, Brady decided it was time to move on and start a new journey with a new..." May 19

  • This Falcons-Texans Matt Ryan-Deshaun Watson Trade Could Confirm Draft Rumors and Blow up the NFL

    12 Up "The latest draft rumblings paired with the enigmatic mind of Houston Texans head coach/GM/emperor Bill O'Brien could set the stage for a league-changing trade. The Atlanta Falcons, currently using Matt Schaub to back up Matt Ryan, are rumored to be considering trading up..." April 12

  • Matt Ryan Weighs in on Falcons’ Free Agency Moves

    Heavy "The Atlanta Falcons have been snatching up top prospects more quickly and earlier in free agency and trade than they have in recent years. With the addition of Hayden Hurst, Dante Fowler, Laquon Treadwell and Todd Gurley, the Falcons now have 11 former..." April 02

  • Matt Ryan, Jake Matthews Restructure Deals

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan, left tackle Jake Matthews and defensive Allen Bailey all had their contracts restructured to help with the team’s salary cap situation, according to the league’s transaction update. Also, the Falcons cut punter Ryan Allen on Friday and then..." March 23

  • Matt Ryan hates to see Austin Hooper go, happy to see Hayden Hurst

    Pro Football Talk "The Falcons lost a tight end and gained a tight end. Quarterback Matt Ryan hates to see Austin Hooper go but welcomes the arrival of Hayden Hurst to replace Hooper. " March 17

  • Matt Ryan providing support in midst of coronavirus outbreak

    AtlantaFalcons.com "Matt Ryan is planning to donate $100,000 to help those in Atlanta impacted by the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, according to a report by ESPN's Vaughn McClure. McClure reports that the donation will be split equally between Atlanta Community Food Bank and Giving Kitchen,..." March 17

  • Roddy White blasts Matt Ryan Haters..'Move On For What'

    TMZ "Roddy White says Falcons fans asking the team to move on from Matt Ryan are a bunch of idiots ... telling TMZ Sports, "That's just crazy to me, man!" "Move on for what?!" White told us out at LAX this week. "What you going to move on..." March 15

  • Why the Falcons should consider blockbuster trades of Julio Jones, Matt Ryan

    Sportsnaut "The Atlanta Falcons are coming off yet another sorely disappointing 7-9 season under head coach Dan Quinn. This team started a horrendous 1-7 before a great run in the second half of the campaign.  This gave the Falcons and their fans false hope. False hope that contention could..." January 29

  • Best Performances in NFL Conference Championship History

    12 Up "We've reached the penultimate weekend of the NFL season as the final four teams -- the 49ers, Chiefs, Packers, and Titans -- will slug it out to win their respective conferences and punch a ticket to Super Bowl LIV. Throughout the years we have seen a..." January 17

  • Julio Jones On Falcons Drafting Tua Tagovailoa, We've Already Got Our Franchise QB

    TMZ "If Tua Tagovailoa is still on the board when the Falcons draft this spring, should Atlanta take him??? That's what we asked Julio Jones out at LAX on Friday ... and he told us straight-up, "We've got our franchise quarterback there in Matt..." January 11