Ryan completed 73.5 percent of his passes, connecting on 25 of 34 while totaling 344 yards and a season-high 144.7 passer rating in the Falcons' 43-28 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers last Thursday night.
San Diego Chargers running back Melvin Gordon took the AFC offensive honor for his effort in the 43-35 win over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. Gordon ran 32 times for 196 yards and a touchdown, and caught four passes for 65 yards, giving him 261 yards from scrimmage.
Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater took the NFC special teams award after he converted a 58-yard field goal as time expired in the fourth quarter to force overtime in the 22-16 win against the Minnesota Vikings. He was 3 for 3 on field-goal attempts.