Desmond Ridder, QB (ATL)

Leads team to Week 18 win

Ridder completed 19 of 30 passes for 224 yards and two touchdowns during Sunday's 30-17 win over Tampa Bay. He also rushed twice for nine yards.

Ridder wasn't overly prolific or efficient, but he avoided turnovers and made plays when he needed to. He had a strong connection with Drake London, who finished with a career-high 120 receiving yards, but Ridder's touchdown passes went to Olamide Zaccheaus and MyCole Pruitt. It was Atlanta's second win with Ridder under center, and the two-game win streak to end the campaign is certainly an encouraging finish to build off of going into the offseason. However, the Falcons are likely still going to be in the market for a quarterback this offseason, leaving Ridder's future unclear.

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QB | ATL

Encouraging performance in finale

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RB | ATL

Big receiving day in loss

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QB | ATL

Will start Week 18

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Taylor Heinicke

QB | ATL

Listed as emergency QB

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QB | ATL

Aiming to play Sunday

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