Matt Ryan has completed eight of 12 passing attempts for 83 yards and a touchdown through two quarters against the Carolina Panthers. He has the Falcons with a narrow lead of 14-10 over the Panthers in a must-win game.
Ryan entered Week 6 averaging 260.4 passing yards per game with 1302 total yards and seven touchdowns through his first five weeks of the 2011 NFL season. Last week Ryan struggled with just one touchdown and two picks against Green Bay.
Ryan is a sturdy fantasy quarterback with plenty of offensive weapons around him. He was ranked by Yahoo! Sports as the 11th best fantasy quarterback for Week 6, matched up with a league-average Panthers pass defense.
For more on Ryan and his matchup with the Panthers, check out our Panthers blog, Cat Scratch Reader, and our Falcons blog, The Falcoholic. Also be sure to check out all of our fantasy football news and video highlights of the best Week 6 action.