The quarterback market in the NFL It doesn’t stop changing and now the Indianapolis Colts They found the replacement Carson Wentzwho was sent to the Washington Commanders, into a former league MVP.
As reported by multiple insiders of NFL Network y, The Indianapolis Colts gave a 2022 third-round draft pick to the Atlanta Falcons to acquire quarterback Matt Ryan. The team, who confirmed the move later, had modified the QB’s contract to avoid a major impact on the salary cap.
Based on the data of Spotter, Ryan will earn 23.75 million dollars in 2022 and 28 million dollars in 2023. However, the trade will leave a hit of $40.525 million in dead money on the Falcons’ salary cap,
In this way, Matt Ryan will be the Colts’ fifth starting quarterback in the last five years.. Before him were Andrew Luck, Jacoby Brissett, Philip Rivers and Carson Wentz.
Ryan con los Falcons
Ryan entered the NFL as the third overall pick in the 2008 draft. after four years at Boston College. His impact was immediate as he won Offensive Rookie of the Year after throwing for 3,440 yards, 16 touchdowns and leading the Falcons to an 11-5 record.
In 2010, 2012 and 2014 he earned his first Pro Bowl invitations.but his name was recorded in NFL history in the 2016 campaign. In that year, the quarterback threw for 4,944 yards and 38 TDs and was awarded the MVP and the Offensive Player of the Year award.
Ryan rewrote the record book for the Atlanta franchise by surpassing the marks set by Steve Bartkowski, who played with the Falcons between 1975 and 1985. The quarterback has 59,735 yards, 367 touchdown passes and 5,242 completed throws.
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