Falcons QB Matt Ryan, Bears DE Julius Peppers and Seahawks DT Red Bryant were named the NFC Players of the Week for Week 16.
Ryan completed 25-of-32 passes for 279 yards and four touchdowns in Atlanta’s win over the Lions. The Falcons clinched the top seed in the NFC with the win.
Peppers had five tackles, three sacks, one pass defensed and one forced fumble in the Bears’ win over the Cardinals.
Bryant blocked a field goal in Sunday night’s win over the 49ers, which teammate Richard Sherman returned for a touchdown.