Five Little Known Facts About Falcons Quarterback Matt Ryan

Matt Ryan came out of Boston College with a lot of hopes pinned on his potential. He didn’t disappoint either, quickly establishing himself as one of the better quarterbacks in the NFL. Here is a look at five little known facts about Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons. Long Term Commitment Matt Ryan wore jersey […]

The Top Ten Winningest Quarterbacks In Atlanta Falcons History

The Atlanta Falcons are very popular with their home crowd, despite the fact that they haven’t always had the most successful football team in the league. They came into the NFL in the late 1960’s and it was a good many years before they reached that certain level of respectability. They have had some good […]

The Most Sacked Quarterbacks In Atlanta Falcons History

The Atlanta Falcons have had some tough years during their time in the National Football League, along with some successful seasons too. Over the years, they have kind of had a habit of having good quarterbacks who are not exactly surrounded by the best talent. Which of their quarterbacks have been sacked the most though? […]

The Five Best Passing Seasons In Atlanta Falcons History

The Atlanta Falcons didn’t start playing football until the late 1960’s, and although they had a rough go of it for their first few years, they eventually established themselves as a team that had to be worried about. Since that time, like every other team in the leaue, they have experienced up and down years. […]

3000 Yard Passing Seasons By A Rookie Quarterback

We tackled the issue earlier this year about rookie quarterbacks and the 300 yard games they’ve thrown.  Another important number for quarterbacks is the 3,000 yard season.  So, how many quarterbacks have thrown for 3,000 yards during their rookie season? The answer is four. 3,739 yards – Peyton Manning – 1998 3,593 yards – Jim […]

Matt Ryan’s Quick Leap Into The Upper Echelon Of Successful Falcons Quarterbacks

The Atlanta Falcons have had a somewhat tough existence in the National Football League since joining it in the late 1960s. Except for Steve Bartkowski from the mid 1970s to the mid 1980s, throughout their time in the league the team has lacked a consistent starter at the position of quarterback. Through the 2008 season, […]

Matt Ryan Reminds Us Of Another Boston College Quarterback

With all the sudden attention and hype focused on Matt Ryan, the quarterback for the Boston College Eagles, it reminds us that there was once another Boston College quarterback who made a name for himself. Doug Flutie, that’s right… what made him famous again? Oh, that’s right… his pass to Gerard Phelan beat the (at […]