Falcons' Marcus Mariota (knee) ruled out for the season

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Marcus Mariota (knee) has been ruled out for the rest of the 2022-23 season.

What It Means:

As expected, Mariota has been officially ruled out with a knee injury and will not play again this season. He will be placed on injured reserve today and undergo surgery next week. Rookie Desmond Ridder will be under center for the Falcons for Week 15's game against the New Orleans Saints.

Ridder's Week 15 projection includes 180.2 passing yards, 1.03 touchdowns, 0.53 interceptions, 27.4 rushing yards, and 14.6 FanDuel points. His salary is $6,500.