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Michael Matthews | Tight End

Team: Indianapolis Colts
Age / DOB:  (30) / 10/9/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 270
College: Georgia Tech
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Colts claimed TE Michael Matthews off waivers from the Bills.
Matthews, listed at 6'4/270, is purely a blocking specialist. The Colts already have one of those in Brody Eldridge, so Matthews would seem to be a roster longshot. Tue, Aug 9, 2011 03:31:00 PM

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Bills waived/injured TE Michael Matthews.

Matthews, vying to be a blocking specialist behind Jon Stupar and Shawn Nelson, injured his foot or ankle in camp. He'll clear waivers and go on I.R.
Mon, Aug 23, 2010 05:45:00 PM

Bills signed TE Michael Matthews, formerly of the Lions.

Matthews, listed at 6'4/270, will try to make the Bills as a strict blocking tight end. He has eight catches in 36 career games.
Wed, Apr 21, 2010 10:33:00 AM

Lions signed TE Michael Matthews, formerly of the Patriots.

With Casey FitzSimmons battling a concussion and Brandon Pettigrew out for the season, the Lions needed depth behind Will Heller.
Tue, Dec 15, 2009 06:06:00 PM

Patriots coach Bill Belichick revealed Tuesday that the team will not have to surrender a 2011 draft pick for the September acquisition of TE Michael Matthews.

Matthews lasted less than two months on the Pats roster, which wasn't enough to meet conditions of the trade with the Giants.
Tue, Oct 20, 2009 06:21:00 PM

Patriots waived TE Michael Matthews.

The Patriots traded an undisclosed draft pick to the Giants for Matthews before Week 1. He's blocking tight end that had no catches on the year.
Tue, Oct 20, 2009 10:59:00 AM

Patriots acquired TE Michael Matthews from the Giants in exchange for an undisclosed draft pick in 2011.

The Pats see Matthews, a former undrafted free agent from Georgia Tech, as having more potential than Alex Smith, who was released. Matthews is a blocker, however, and won't seriously threaten Chris Baker's passing down snaps.
Sat, Sep 5, 2009 06:14:00 PM

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