As the 7-2 Falcons see if they have an answer for Rams rookie quarterback Sam Bradford, who is 4-1 in the Edward Jones Dome, what if. …
1. The game comes down to the final minutes.
Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan, known as “Matty Ice,” developed a reputation for being cool under pressure in college.
Ryan, who’s in his third season in the NFL, is showing that he’s a cool customer at crunch time as a pro, too.
The 80-yard, seven-play drive in the final 65 seconds against Baltimore will only add to the legend of Matty Ice.
Ryan is impressed with St. Louis’ defense, which is tied for the league lead in sacks with 28.
“In watching their defense you see an athletic defense with a really good defensive line,” Ryan said. “They have a lot of