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Falcons’ Matt Ryan nominated for FedEx Air Player of the Week

After the Atlanta Falcons clinched the final Wild Card spot in the NFC and beat the Carolina Panthers 22-10 on Sunday, quarterback Matt Ryan is nominated for FedEx Air Player of the Week

Ryan was 28-of-45 for 317 yards and one touchdown on Sunday which earned the 10-year veteran a 90.7 passer rating.

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers and Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford are also nominated for FedEx Air Player of the Week for their Week 17 performances.

New England Patriots running back Dion Lewis , Minnesota Vikings running back Latavius Murray and New York Giants running back Orleans Darkwa are nominated for FedEx Ground Player of the Week.

Fans can vote for the winner of the Week 17 honor through Thursday at 3 p.m. ET by visiting NFL.com/FedEx or tweeting using #AirandGround and the nominees’ last name.

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The winners will be announced Thursday afternoon and their name will be placed on a $2,000 donation to The USO.

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