Jun 18, 2013; Flowery Branch, GA, USA; Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) warms up during minicamp at the Falcons Training Complex. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

Falcons and Matt Ryan Agree To 5-Year Contract Extension


The Atlanta Falcons and Matt Ryan have come to terms on a 5-year contract extension. The deal is worth more than $100 million with $59 million of the deal guaranteed.

Matty Ice has worked his tail off to get that money. Now he has to find a way to win in the playoffs. He has one playoff win in his career and the expectations for the Falcons to win lie on his shoulders. He has all the weapons around him. The Falcons offense this season should be ridiculously good,

The team brought in Steven Jackson to help carry the load in the running game and they also convinced Tony Gonzalez to come back for another season. They want to win now. Everyone’s eyes will be on the Falcons and Matt Ryan come playoff time.

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  • Alter Ego

    100 million for one playoff win – Tim Tebow must feel cheated.