Jake Matthews has been stellar in protecting Matt Ryan this year

He may get overlooked a bit, but Jake Matthews has been superb in 2015.

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The Atlanta Falcons have done quite a few things well this year, and one of them has been protecting Matt Ryan. Specifically, a good amount of praise apparently deserves to go in the direction of offensive lineman Jake Matthews.

Via Andrew Hirsh of AtlantaFalcons.com:

That’s a pretty exceptional number to think about, and it just shows that Matthews deserves a ton of praise for the work he’s done this season. Matthews seems to be one of the most consistent players on Atlanta’s line now, which is great news for the team’s future.

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