Ryan Up for Air Player of the Week

Posted Sep 11, 2012

Matt Ryan's performance in Sunday's win over the Chiefs has earned him a nomination for Air Player of the Week, and he needs your votes

The NFL announced today that Falcons QB Matt Ryan is up for the Air Player of the Week award, along with Washington QB Robert Griffin III and Dallas QB Tony Romo.

Ryan completed 23-of-31 passes for 299 yards and three touchdowns in the Falcons’ 40-24 win over the Kansas City Chiefs. He also ran in for another touchdown in the game.

Fans can vote for one player in each category by clicking here through 3 p.m. ET Friday to determine the Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week. The winners will be announced Friday on NFL Total Access on NFL Network and on

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