Players

Matt Overton
LS #45
Height:
6-1
Weight:
241
Age:
29
College:
Western Washington
Hometown:
Tracy, CA
Experience:
3

Quick Stats (2013):

TCKL
4
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
--
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 10 7 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2013 IND 16 0 4 3 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2012 IND 16 0 6 4 2 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 OAK W 21-17 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 MIA L 20-24 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 @SF W 27-7 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
4 @JAC W 37-3 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 SEA W 34-28 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 @SD L 9-19 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
7 DEN W 39-33 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
9 @HOU W 27-24 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
10 STL L 8-38 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
11 @TEN W 30-27 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 @ARI L 11-40 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
13 TEN W 22-14 2 1 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
14 @CIN L 28-42 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
15 HOU W 25-3 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 @KC W 23-7 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
17 JAC W 30-10 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed as a free agent by the Colts on April 2, 2012.
  • Signed by the Omaha Nighthawks of the United Football League in 2010.
  • Released by the Seattle Seahawks prior to the start of the 2010 regular season.
  • Signed by Seattle as a free agent on February 10, 2010.
  • Signed by the Florida Tuskers of the UFL in 2009.
  • Signed by the Tri-Cities Fever of the af2 in 2008.
  • Released by the Seahawks prior to the start of the 2007 regular season.
  • Originally signed by the Seahawks as an undrafted free agent in 2007.

 

2012 (COLTS):

  • Appeared in all 16 games and finished third on the team with nine special teams tackles (six solo).
  • Snapped for kicker Adam Vinatieri to convert 26-of-33 field goals and all 37 extra point attempts.
  • Snapped for punter Pat McAfee to set franchise single-season records in gross punting average (48.2), net punting average (40.3), punts inside the 20 (26) and 50.0-yard gross average games (five).
  • In his first career playoff game, handled snapping duties for punter Pat McAfee to average 48.5 yards per punt, which included a long kick of 53 yards at Baltimore (1/6). Also snapped for kicker Adam Vinatieri to convert three-of-four field goals accounting for the team’s nine points in the loss.

 

2011 (OMAHA NIGHTHAWKS, UFL):

  • As a member of the Omaha Nighthawks, was named to the United Football League’s top 10 players list in 2010 earning the recognition as the league’s best long snapper.
  • Helped the team win three of their first four games as an expansion team in 2010.

 

2009 (FLORIDA TUSKERS, UFL):

  • With the Florida Tuskers, was part of a team that recorded a perfect 6-0 record while reaching the UFL Championship Game.

 

2008 (TRI-CITIES FEVER, af2):

  • Was part of a Tri-Cities Fever team that won four games and finished fifth in the NC West.

 

2007:

  • Was signed by the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent, but was released prior to the start of the regular season.

 

COLLEGE:

  • Was a team captain and two-year starter at defensive end and long snapper for Western Washington.
  • Finished his collegiate career with 5.0 sacks, 7.5 tackles for loss, one interception, one forced fumble and seven passes defensed.
  • Attended Diablo Valley College from 2003-2004 before transferring to Western Washington.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Tracy (Calif.) High School.
  • Was an honorable mention San Joaquin Athletic Association All-Star as a senior.
  • Started and lettered two years as an offensive guard while serving as a co-captain as a senior.
  • Also lettered one year in golf and baseball.
  • Founder/President of Pros 2 Youth, a non-profit organization based in his hometown of Tracy, Calif.
  • Co-owner of Led By Pros Youth Football Academy in Omaha, Neb. with Maurice Clarett.
  • Grandson of Washington State Hall of Fame Football Coach Paul Wallrof.
  • Father, Tom Overton, played college football at Cal-State Hayward. Son of Lisa Blair and has two siblings, Stefan and Nicole Overton.
  • A native of Tracy, Calif.
 

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed as a free agent by the Colts on April 2, 2012.
  • Signed by the Omaha Nighthawks of the United Football League in 2010.
  • Released by the Seattle Seahawks prior to the start of the 2010 regular season.
  • Signed by Seattle as a free agent on February 10, 2010.
  • Signed by the Florida Tuskers of the UFL in 2009.
  • Signed by the Tri-Cities Fever of the af2 in 2008.
  • Released by the Seahawks prior to the start of the 2007 regular season.
  • Originally signed by the Seahawks as an undrafted free agent in 2007.

 

2012 (COLTS):

  • Appeared in all 16 games and finished third on the team with nine special teams tackles (six solo).
  • Snapped for kicker Adam Vinatieri to convert 26-of-33 field goals and all 37 extra point attempts.
  • Snapped for punter Pat McAfee to set franchise single-season records in gross punting average (48.2), net punting average (40.3), punts inside the 20 (26) and 50.0-yard gross average games (five).
  • In his first career playoff game, handled snapping duties for punter Pat McAfee to average 48.5 yards per punt, which included a long kick of 53 yards at Baltimore (1/6). Also snapped for kicker Adam Vinatieri to convert three-of-four field goals accounting for the team’s nine points in the loss.

 

2011 (OMAHA NIGHTHAWKS, UFL):

  • As a member of the Omaha Nighthawks, was named to the United Football League’s top 10 players list in 2010 earning the recognition as the league’s best long snapper.
  • Helped the team win three of their first four games as an expansion team in 2010.

 

2009 (FLORIDA TUSKERS, UFL):

  • With the Florida Tuskers, was part of a team that recorded a perfect 6-0 record while reaching the UFL Championship Game.

 

2008 (TRI-CITIES FEVER, af2):

  • Was part of a Tri-Cities Fever team that won four games and finished fifth in the NC West.

 

2007:

  • Was signed by the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent, but was released prior to the start of the regular season.

 

COLLEGE:

  • Was a team captain and two-year starter at defensive end and long snapper for Western Washington.
  • Finished his collegiate career with 5.0 sacks, 7.5 tackles for loss, one interception, one forced fumble and seven passes defensed.
  • Attended Diablo Valley College from 2003-2004 before transferring to Western Washington.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Tracy (Calif.) High School.
  • Was an honorable mention San Joaquin Athletic Association All-Star as a senior.
  • Started and lettered two years as an offensive guard while serving as a co-captain as a senior.
  • Also lettered one year in golf and baseball.
  • Founder/President of Pros 2 Youth, a non-profit organization based in his hometown of Tracy, Calif.
  • Co-owner of Led By Pros Youth Football Academy in Omaha, Neb. with Maurice Clarett.
  • Grandson of Washington State Hall of Fame Football Coach Paul Wallrof.
  • Father, Tom Overton, played college football at Cal-State Hayward. Son of Lisa Blair and has two siblings, Stefan and Nicole Overton.
  • A native of Tracy, Calif.