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Matt Tennant | Center | #68

Team: Unsigned Free Agent
Age / DOB:  (28) / 3/19/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 295
College: Boston College
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 5 (158) / NO
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Eagles signed C Matt Tennant and released C Steve Vallos.
A fifth-round pick by the Saints in 2010, Tennant had a cup of coffee with the Pats in September. He's never played more than 21 snaps in a game, but could end up pushing underwhelming starter Dallas Reynolds for playing time later in the season. Tue, Oct 23, 2012 03:12:00 PM

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Patriots signed C Matt Tennant.

Tennant was claimed off of waivers from the Saints in early September but was cut shortly after. He takes the roster spot vacated by the release of Kellen Winslow. Tennant will back up Ryan Wendell.
Sat, Sep 29, 2012 04:40:00 PM

Patriots claimed C Matt Tennant off waivers from the Saints.

A fifth-round pick in 2010, Tennant made 28 appearances for the Saints the past two seasons. He'll have a good chance of sticking in New England after the Pats released veteran Dan Koppen on Friday.
Sat, Sep 1, 2012 02:27:00 PM

Saints agreed to terms with fifth-round C Matt Tennant on a multi-year contract.

A Third-Team All-American selection and a finalist for the Rimington Trophy at Boston College, Tennant is considered a throwback player with a high football IQ. The Saints traded next year's fourth-rounder to grab Tennant, and he could be starting as soon as 2011.
Thu, Jul 22, 2010 12:15:00 PM

Saints traded up to select Boston College C Matt Tennant with the No. 158 overall pick in the 2010 draft.

The Saints did well to grab Tennant, considered by many to be the second-best center in the draft. A lunch-pail type with a high football IQ, Tennant is limited athletically and will struggle against bigger nose tackles. Jonathan Goodwin is a free agent in 2011, leaving Tennant as a candidate to take over the starting job.
Sat, Apr 24, 2010 01:46:00 PM

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