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Colts Countdown to Kickoff: No. 45 Matt Overton

Matt Overton is perhaps the NFL’s most beloved long snapper, but around Indianapolis he can be considered one of the city’s favorite athletes.Like other Ryan Grigson signings, Overton found his way to the Colts via the road less traveled.Out of Tracy High School in Tracy, CA, Overton attended Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, CA. Afterward, he transferred to Western Washington...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Overton had a better birthday cake than you

Yesterday was Colt’s Pro Bowl long snapper Matt Overton’s 29th birthday. His love for Taco Bell prompted one of the best birthday cakes in the history of ever. The birthday cake of champions @TacoBell pic.twitter.com/9jk4y0hKC7 — Matt Overton (@MattOverton_LS) July 6, 2014 I’m sure anyone there that witnessed this behemoth of a cake in person could instantly feel their arteries...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Overton to host country night at local lounge

If you live in the midwest, chances are you are a country music fan. And even though Indianapolis Colt’s Pro Bowl long snapper is from Washington, he is  a mega country music fan. So how can you combine two great things like the Colts, and country music together in one night? Overton is hosting a party tomorrow night at a local lounge in Indianapolis, Latitude 39. It is the first...
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June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Overton’s love for Taco Bell

We live in a face paced world, and in America that means that the food industry needs to keep up as well. One of the giants in the fast food market is Taco Bell, and for one player it might be an obsession, a delicious obsession. From discussing his plans after retirement(yes, it appears he wants to run his own Taco Bell), to telling the company how much he loves them, Overton lets...
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March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts Twitter Tuesday: Long snapper showing love with the fans

Country music icon Eric Church was in Indianapolis last Thursday to perform a free show at the local stage 8 Second Saloon. While Church went back to his roots, Indianapolis Colts long snapper Matt Overton was there to enjoy the show. Fans were able to catch up with the Colts player and enjoy a great show.Overton is not afraid to reach out to the fans and mingle with them, Here are...
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts long snapper added to Pro Bowl roster

Colts long snapper Matt Overton has been added to this year's Pro Bowl roster. Team officials said Wednesday it will be Overton's first appearance in the NFL's annual all-star game. The second-year NFL player joins an expanding list of Colts heading to Hawaii. NFL sacks champion Robert Mathis was the only Colts player initially chosen to play in the game. On Monday...
Via AP on Fox
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Overton's road to NFL keeps life in perspective

(Eds: APNewsNow.) By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer Matt Overton looks around the Colts' locker room and feels like the luckiest guy in town. It's not just because he's playing for the winners of the AFC South, a team preparing for a second straight playoff run. Or that he participated in one of the greatest one-season turnarounds in NFL history. Or just that he'...
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December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Photo: Jim Irsay gave all Indianapolis Colts players Xbox Ones for Christmas

Thank you boss man @JimIrsay and family for the awesome Christmas gift! pic.twitter.com/Inidg5tI9X — Matt Overton (@MattOverton_LS) December 20, 2013 Following practice at the team’s facility on Friday, Indianapolis Colts players received a pretty cool and extravagant Christmas gift from owner Jim Irsay: An Xbox One. Colts long-snapper Matt Overton tweeted the above photo revealing...
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Colts shave heads to honor Chuck Pagano

Photo Courtesy: @mattoverton_ls ((ht: cbssports.com)) It's impossible not to respect Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano, his battle with leukemia and his team rallying around him. Pagano was diagnosed a little over a month ago and has been undergoing a heavy dose of chemotherapy while on leave from his job. And the good news, Monday his doctors told him the...
Via Online Sports Guys
November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Colts' players shave their heads in honor of Chuck Pagano

@MattOverton_LS Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay indicated on his twitter account that his players have shaved their heads in support of head coach Chuck Pagano, who’s lost his hear because of the chemotherapy treatments he’s been receiving during his battle with Leukemia. Colts long snapper Matt Overton tweeted some pictures. #TeamCHUCKSTRONG @patmcafeeshow @adamvinatieri...
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November 06, 2012  |  Discuss
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