Matt Ryan Won't Play In Pro Bowl, Could Have Played In Super Bowl
Excerpt: "Had the Falcons advanced to the Super Bowl,Matt Ryan would have played.
This weekend’s Pro Bowl, not so much.Falcons coach Mike Smith said Monday that his quarterback suffered a sprained AC joint in his left (non-throwing shoulder), according to D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal Constitution." Read more.
I wouldn't exactly call Brees and Eli a "B-team of passers" as the article states. Matt Ryan suffered that shoulder injury late in that championship game after being driven to the turf. The team is just being cautious with him. The Superbowl is for all the marbles so that's why players will play if not seriously injured.