Matt Ryan

Matt Ryan

Height/Weight: 6' 4"/217 lbs
Born: Exton, Pennsylvania
College: Boston College
Draft: 2008 1st round (3rd pick) by the

    Postcards From Camp: Stephon Gilmore Is Playing Well – And Making His Colts Teammates Better

    Wide receiver Alec Pierce marveled at Gilmore's preternatural ability to know what route he's going to run before the ball is even snapped. And quarterback Matt Ryan, after Gilmore jumped a route for an interception during a seven-on-seven period Sunday, quipped: "Yeah, unfortunately that's not the first time he's picked me off." Gilmore's ability to not only cover but make plays in man-to-man coverage was one of the reasons why the team signed him back in April, and those plays have consistentl...

  • The Herald Bulletin, Anderson, Ind.

    Colts' offense rolls with punches on sloppy Sunday

    Aug. 7—WESTFIELD — The Indianapolis Colts offense got off to a painfully sloppy start Sunday in front of a capacity crowd at Grand Park. Three of Matt Ryan's first seven pass attempts were dropped, there was one botched snap and several instances of players not getting set before the snap. The veteran quarterback said dealing with adversity is all part of the process. "That's why we practice," ...

  • Bears Wire

    Bear Necessities: Matt Adams, Joe Thomas battling at SAM linebacker

    Bears veterans Matt Adams and Joe Thomas have been two standouts during training camp, and they're competing for the SAM linebacker job.