The Falcons ran some no-huddle against the Raiders and the old Matt Ryan — Matty Ice — showed up with three straight red-zone scoring drive late to win the game against Oakland.
Ryan has completed 53 of 73 passes for 730 yards, five touchdowns and one interception. He has a passer rating of 121.4, which is tops in the league.
Ryan’s 730 yards passing is second in the league behind Cincinnati’s Andy Dalton’s 732 yards.
His five touchdown passes are tied — with six others — for second in the league. Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger leads the league with six touchdown passes.
Ryan’s 72.6 completion percentage is second to New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (73.9 percent).
His 11 pass completions of 20 yards are more are tied with two others for second in the league. Ryan’s four completions of 40 yards or more is tops in the league.
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