Thomas Roland Matte (Garbage Can)
Height: 6-0 Weight: 214 lbs.
Born: June 14, 1939 in Pittsburgh, PA
High School: Shaw
College: Ohio St. (school history) (Matte college stats)
Drafted by the Baltimore Colts in the 1st round (7th overall) of the 1961 NFL Draft.
Drafted by the New York Titans in the 5th round (37th overall) of the 1961 AFL Draft.
Other SR Links: College Football at Sports-Reference.com
The research for this page was done by Scott Kacsmar.
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Part III) for full details.
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