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Matt Overton | Linebacker | #43

Team: Jacksonville Jaguars
Age / DOB:  (32) / 7/6/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 243
College: Western Washington
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Colts waived/released LS Matt Overton, S Duke Williams, LB Alex Bazzie, P Devon Bell, LS Joe Fortunato, CB Charles James, LB Deon King, S Stefan McClure, CB Larry Scott, and WR Devin Street.
Overton is the most notable name as a former Pro Bowl long-snapper who had been with the team since 2012. He had two years left on his contract. Mon, May 1, 2017 10:05:00 AM

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Colts re-signed LS Matt Overton to a four-year contract.

The Colts' long snapper each of the past three seasons, Overton had been a restricted free agent.
Tue, Mar 3, 2015 07:41:00 PM

Colts signed LS Matt Overton, formerly of the Seahawks.

A camp body long snapper, Overton is 27 and has never played in an NFL game.
Mon, Apr 2, 2012 04:38:00 PM

Seahawks waived LS Matt Overton.

Overton was shuttled on and off the roster all spring. The addition of fellow undrafted long snapper Clint Gresham ultimately made Overton expendable.
Wed, Aug 4, 2010 05:44:00 PM

Seahawks re-signed LS Matt Overton.

Overton, 24, was waived in mid-March. The Seahawks apparently didn't get the snapper they wanted since, so he returns to compete for a roster spot.
Wed, Apr 28, 2010 07:47:00 PM

Seahawks waived LS Matt Overton.

He injured his foot on the first day of Seattle's offseason program. The Seahawks figure to move forward with Pat MacDonald at deep snapper.
Mon, Mar 15, 2010 06:54:00 PM

Seahawks signed LS Matt Overton.

Overton was with the Seahawks back in the summer of 2007 after going undrafted out of Western Washington. He'll likely compete with Pat McDonald, signed out of the CFL Thursday, for the team's longsnapping job.
Thu, Feb 11, 2010 09:36:00 AM

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