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Tony Matteo

#70 Tony Matteo

OL | r-Sr. | 6-4 | 302 | Clinton, Ohio | Manchester HS

2015 (Redshirt Junior)

  • Played in 12 games and started one at right guard
  • Added depth at right guard
  • Used on 510 plays, including 470 offensive snaps
  • Season-high 76 snaps at TCU
  • Also used on 71 plays at Baylor
  • Helped pave the way for the offense to average 479.7 yards per game of total offense, 34.0 points per game, 228.2 yards rushing per game and 251.5 passing yards per game
  • Part of an offense that ranked No. 17 nationally in rushing offense, No. 18 in first down offense, No. 23 in total offense and No. 35 in scoring offense

2014 (Redshirt Sophomore)

  • Added depth at left guard
  • Saw action in five games and started one in 2014
  • Earned first start at Iowa State
  • Used on 91 plays for the season, including 88 offensive
  • Season-high 58 plays at Iowa State

2013 (Redshirt Freshman)

  • Did not see game action

2012 (Freshman)

  • Redshirted

High School

  • Played three seasons for coach Jim France at Manchester High
  • Finished career without delivering a bad snap
  • Graded out at 97 percent in blocking efficiency on a team that amassed more than 4,000 yards
  • Earned Division IV All-Ohio first team offense honors in 2011, after being named special mention in 2010
  • Two-time Northeastern Inland All-District first team offense and All-Pac 7 first team offense
  • 2011 Cleveland Plain Dealer Offensive All-Star
  • 2011 Akron Beacon Journal Football All-Star
  • No. 20 on the 2011 Cleveland Plain Dealer Top 50 Northeast Ohio football players
  • Served as a team captain and earned team MVP award in 2011, while being named the school’s top lineman in 2010

Personal

  • Birthday is September 8
  • Son of Kevin and Michelle Todd
  • One of four children
  • Majoring in multidisciplinary studies
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll

17 Degrees of Football

By Mike Montoro | December 18, 2015

The single-most important date in the life of a student-athlete comes at the end of his collegiate journey - graduation.