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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 sign DE Brayton, cut DT Pressley

Posted Aug. 16, 2011 @ 7:25 p.m. ET
The Colts continued to add more depth to their defensive line, signing DE Tyler Brayton. They also released DT DeMario Pressley on Tuesday.

AFC South training-camp reports

Posted Aug. 15, 2011 @ 8:30 p.m. ET
How will Mario Williams adapt to the switch from defensive end to rush linebacker in Wade Phillips' 3-4 defense? The answer will be key to the Texans' showing this season, as PFW examines the AFC South teams.

Colts cut QB Nate Davis

Posted Aug. 15, 2011 @ 3:05 p.m. ET
The Colts have cut QB Nate Davis after having him on the roster for less than a month.

Rams whip Colts 33-10 in preseason opener

Posted Aug. 13, 2011 @ 11:11 p.m. ET
Sam Bradford produced 17 points in four possessions with big help from his defense as the Rams posted a 33-10 win over the Colts on Saturday night.

Colts could use DL Anderson like they used Brock

Posted Aug. 12, 2011 @ 2:12 p.m. ET
Although DL Jamaal Anderson will be mainly asked to spell DEs Robert Mathis and Dwight Freeney, the Colts could have some tricks up their sleeve for the former first-rounder.

Is drafting Colts WR Collie worth the injury risk?

Posted Aug. 09, 2011 @ 11:06 a.m. ET
The tremendous upside of Colts WR Austin Collie warrants rolling the dice on him staying healthy next season.

Colts LB Sims undergoes appendectomy

Posted Aug. 08, 2011 @ 3:35 p.m. ET
Colts head coach Jim Caldwell revealed Monday that recently signed OLB Ernie Sims had an appendectomy Sunday night and will be out for a couple weeks while he recovers.

Bubba Smith was a towering presence

Posted Aug. 08, 2011 @ 2:57 p.m. ET
Although Bubba Smith's NFL career was cut short by injury, the defensive end was a towering presence on the field, and after he retired, as an actor.

Several Colts in mix to replace CB Hayden

Posted Aug. 05, 2011 @ 2 p.m. ET
The Colts are deep at cornerback, but there doesn't appear to be a clear-cut front-runner to replace former starter Kelvin Hayden.

Former No. 1 pick Bubba Smith passes away

Posted Aug. 03, 2011 @ 7:06 p.m. ET
Former NFL DE Bubba Smith, who after retirement became a Hollywood actor, died on Wednesday at age 66, multiple media outlets reported.

Manning's neck should not deter potential fantasy owners

Posted Aug. 03, 2011 @ 2:33 p.m. ET
Although Peyton Manning underwent neck surgery for the second consecutive offseason, PFW's Arthur Arkush predicts a huge fantasy season is on the horizon.

Report: Colts add former Bears DT Harris

Posted Aug. 02, 2011 @ 8:25 p.m. ET
The Colts have signed former Bears DT Tommie Harris to a one-year deal, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.

Colts sign Castonzo, add free agents Sims, Anderson

Posted Aug. 02, 2011 @ 1:25 p.m. ET
The Colts signed OT Anthony Castonzo, their first-round draft choice, along with two veteran free agents, LB Ernie Sims and DE Jamaal Anderson.

DE Anderson signs with Colts

Posted Aug. 01, 2011 @ 6:25 p.m. ET
Looking to acquire more depth on their defensive line, the Colts signed free agent DE Jamaal Anderson to a contract on Monday.

Vikings sign OT Johnson

Posted Aug. 01, 2011 @ 1:29 p.m. ET
The Vikings, who were rumored to have interest in OLT Jermon Bushrod, signed former Colts OT Charlie Johnson on Monday.

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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