14 Things You May Not Have Known About Matt Ryan

The Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots will battle in Super Bowl LI, February 6 in Houston. The NFC champion Falcons are led by QB Matt Ryan, who put together perhaps his best season in 2016, throwing 45 TD and only 7 INT, when counting both the regular and postseason. For how good a player Ryan has been throughout his career, he maintains a very low profile off the field. Here are 14 things you may not have known about the All-Pro signal caller. 

Ryan Grew Up Rooting For A Certain NFC East Franchise

Matt Ryan was raised in Exton, Pennsylvania, located 27 miles west of downtown Philadelphia. As a result, he grew up a diehard Eagles fan. When not rooting for the Falcons, the other members of the Ryan family still support their local NFL team.