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Colts get QB Matt Ryan in trade with Falcons

For Indy, the deal completes a two-week search for a successor to Carson Wentz

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts may have found another short-term answer at quarterback by trading for Matt Ryan. How much longer the soon-to-be 37-year-old, four-time Pro Bowler sticks around isn’t clear. On Monday, Indy acquired the 2016 NFL MVP…

Bills clinch playoff berth

Eliminate Falcons with 29-15 win

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — With Josh Allen throwing one interception after another, the Buffalo Bills turned to Devin Singletary and their once-neglected running attack. They avoided a major meltdown on a snow-dusted field and bulled themselves into the playoffs.…

Dan Reeves dies at 77

Former Broncos, Falcons, Giants coach

ATLANTA (AP) — Dan Reeves’ talents off the field were recognized early on by Tom Landry. Reeves was still suiting up for the Dallas Cowboys when Landry made him a player-coach. At 37, Reeves landed his first head coaching job,…

Falcons top Saints 27-25

Ryan passes for 343 yards, 2 TDs

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Matt Ryan hit Cordarrelle Patterson for a 64-yard gain with a minute to go, setting up Younghoe Koo’s 29-yard field goal as time expired, and the Atlanta Falcons defeated the mistake-prone New Orleans Saints 27-25 on…

Falcons defeat Giants 17-14

Smith first win, beat Giants on Eli’s day

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After three games and a lot of ugly football, Arthur Smith finally picked up his first win as an NFL coach and his first game ball, courtesy of Matt Ryan. As far as celebratory dancing…

Julio Jones joins the Titans roster

Titans agree to deal with Falcons for Julio Jones

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans had been talking to the Atlanta Falcons about seven-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Julio Jones for nearly three weeks. In the end, they pried Jones loose with a couple of draft picks, the…