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Matt Hasselbeck

Matt Hasselbeck - QB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 225 lbs.
Birthday 09/25/1975
Birthplace Westwood, MA
College Boston College
Years played 15
Drafted 1998, 6th round, 34th pick by Packers

Colts still waiting for 2010 first-rounder Hughes to contribute

Posted Sept. 16, 2011 @ 11:38 a.m. ET
On top of the disappointment of getting blown out by the Texans in Week One, Colts 2010 first-round DE Jerry Hughes was a healthy scratch from the contest.

Browns-Colts matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Sept. 15, 2011 @ 3:34 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Colts game.

Browns-Colts matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Sept. 13, 2011 @ 4:24 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Colts game.

Gut check time for Colts' defense

Posted Sept. 12, 2011 @ 6:28 p.m. ET
The Colts' Week One struggles offensively without Peyton Manning were predictable. But what is the excuse for the poor defensive showing?

What to do with the Colts' skill-position players?

Posted Sept. 12, 2011 @ 5:31 p.m. ET
William Del Pilar says that WR Reggie Wayne appears to be the Colts' best bet from a fantasy perspective but not to give up hope on the others.

Shorts and Shells: Week One

Posted Sept. 12, 2011 @ 4:43 a.m. ET
We look at Cam Newton's impressive debut, a controversial call from the Packers-Saints opener, some disappointing front-runners and plenty more.

Texans roll past Manning-less Colts

Posted Sept. 11, 2011 @ 5:10 p.m. ET
The Colts looked lost without Peyton Manning and the Texans took advantage, with Jacoby Jones returning a punt 79 yards for a touchdown in a 34-7 rout Sunday.

Better blocking, establishing run critical for Colts under Collins

Posted Sept. 09, 2011 @ 6:12 p.m. ET
With Colts QB Peyton Manning sidelined indefinitely, his replacement, veteran Kerry Collins, must get better protection and greater contributions from the running game.

Manning undergoes surgery; timetable to return unknown

Posted Sept. 08, 2011 @ 3:45 p.m. ET
The Colts announced that Peyton Manning underwent surgery Thursday morning, the third neck surgery he has had in the past 19 months.

Irsay: Manning out 'for awhile'

Posted Sept. 08, 2011 @ 9:41 a.m. ET
Colts owner Jim Irsay said that Manning did not have another procedure last Sunday, but will be out "for awhile."

Manning ruled out for Week One

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 12:31 p.m. ET
Colts vice chairman Bill Polian said on ESPN Radio Wednesday that Peyton Manning has been ruled out for the team's season opener on Sunday against the Texans.

The First Fifteen: Early Week One primer

Posted Sept. 06, 2011 @ 3:13 p.m. ET
In the inaugural edition of "The First Fifteen," we look at the 15 most compelling story lines as we enter Week One.

Colts delay Tressel hiring until Game Seven

Posted Sept. 06, 2011 @ 1:16 a.m. ET
Seeking to defuse a potential controversy over their hiring of Jim Tressel, the Colts said Monday that his role as a game-day consultant wouldn't begin until the seventh game.

Del Pilar's Digest: Fantasyland injuries

Posted Sept. 05, 2011 @ 9:30 p.m. ET
William Del Pilar brings you up to date on key injuries, including Peyton Manning's, and how they affect the fantasy prospects of those injured and their skill-position teammates.

Manning 'doubtful' for opener, won't practice

Posted Sept. 05, 2011 @ 1:36 p.m. ET
The Colts have decided to hold out QB Peyton Manning out of practice, leaving him "doubtful" to play in the team's season opener vs. Houston.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 19, 2013
The Indianapolis Colts jumped at the chance to get a veteran backup for Andrew Luck. On Tuesday, this year's busiest team in free agency signed Hasselbeck to a contract. Terms were not immediately released.||||||| Indy needed a veteran backup after Drew Stanton left for Arizona, where he was reunited with Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians. Hasselbeck is a three-time Pro Bowl selection who led Seattle to the Super Bowl in 2005. He was released by Tennessee and didn't stay on the street long after Tennessee released him Monday.
Posted March 18, 2013
The Tennessee Titans have released veteran quarterback Matt Hasselbeck, a move buying the team some more cap space after they couldn't work out an agreement trimming his $5.5 million salary for 2013.||||||| Hasselbeck, 37, spent the past two seasons with Tennessee, leading the Titans to a 9-7 record and just missing the playoffs on a tiebreaker in 2011. He threw for 3,571 yards, the fourth-best passing season in the team's history and the third highest of Hasselbeck's career.
Posted Oct. 22, 2012
Matt Hasselbeck completed 22-of-33 passes for 205 yards with one touchdown and no interceptions in the Titans' Week 7 win over the Bills.||||||| Hasselbeck hit Nate Washington for the game-winning TD pass with 1:03 left. Jake Locker (shoulder) is expected to get the starting job back when he returns from a shoulder injury in Week 8.
Posted Oct. 15, 2012
Hasselbeck will start his third straight game when the Titans visit Buffalo on Sunday, and injured Jake Locker could be healthy enough to return in a week.||||||| Doctors checked Locker's left, non-throwing shoulder again Monday. Coach Mike Munchak said he didn't have the results, but that the quarterback is healing up enough that he may start throwing later this week. There is no quarterback controversy. Munchak says Locker will play when healthy.
Posted Oct. 12, 2012
Hasselbeck was 25 of 44 for 290 yards with a TD and interception against the Steelers on Thursday.||||||| Hasselbeck has been serviceable but the Titans are still counting on Jake Locker to be their man when he's healthy.

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