Next Gen Stat:Matt Ryan finished the 2016 regular season with the best passer rating against the blitz (123.1).
Mind-blowing stat: The Falcons scored 540 points in the regular season (8th-most in NFL history). No team to score as many or more points in the regular season has ever won a Super Bowl.
Ryan for MVP?:Matt Ryan averaged the most yards per pass attempt (9.26) of any QB in regular-season history (min. 400 pass attempts).
Elite RB duo:Devonta Freeman (14 TDs) and Tevin Coleman (12 TDs) are one of three RB tandems since 1977 to each score 11 TDs in a season.
Achilles heel: The Falcons finished the regular season with the worst red-zone defense in the NFL (allowed a TD on 72.7 percent of opponents' red zone drives).