MOBILE, Ala. Since 2005, nine quarterbacks have attended the Senior Bowl and gone on to be first-round picks. Joe Flacco, EJ Manuel and Carson Wentz, for example, can trace Cheap Giants Jerseys their NFL draft process rises directly to Mobile, Ala. Even recent second-rounders like Jimmy Garappolo and Derek Carr earned their attention after strong weeks of practice at the Senior Bowl.
In 2017, given one of the weakest senior quarterback classes in recent history, NFL teams came to Mobile pessimistic about the position but hopeful one prospect would emerge. Pittsburgh’s Nathan Peterman has done just that.
We’ve had the bye twice and we won one and lost one, and you have to approach it as a normal work week, Ryan said, via ESPN.com. Thats probably the thing that Ive learned in both of those Cheap Green Bay Packers Jerseys times, is to keep doing things that weve done up until this point and stay in rhythm.
I think we practiced really, really well last week. I think thats important, to keep that rhythm and keep that timing and get out there and work.
Interestingly enough, the Falcon’s playoff win with Ryan was against the Seahawks, in 2012. But Ryan doesn’t take much comfort in that fact.
The biggest thing is, when youre playing in the playoffs, its not that different,Ryan said. You still have got to go do the right things. You’ve got to play well. Youve got to convert third downs. Youve got to score when youre in the red zone. That stuff doesnt change.
Thats probably the No. 1 thing that Ive learned throughout my career: Dont make it any less than it is, and dont make it any more than it is. Its about going out there and playing well.
Ryan has had a spectacular year, finishing the regular season with 4,944 passing yards and 38 touchdowns with only seven interceptions.