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Matt Hazeltine

Matthew Emory Hazeltine Jr.

Position: LB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 220 lbs.

Born: August 2, 1933 in Ross, CA
Died: January 13, 1987 in San Francisco, CA
High School: Tamalpais
College: California   (school history)
Drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the 4th round (45th overall) of the 1955 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 57 (1029th overall since 1950)
2-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

55 55 55 55 55 64

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Fine Details  · Last updated Apr 16, 2014 5:25PM
All-Time Rank: #848. Jim Dunaway… #849. Tra Thomas… #850. Fred Williamson… #851. MATT HAZELTINE… #852. Jim Houston… #853. Johnny Sample… #854. Jim Lee Hunt… 

Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1955 22 SFO LLB 55 12 0 0 1 0 0
1956 23 SFO RLB 55 12 1 7 0 7 0
1957 24 SFO LLB 55 12 2 22 0 14 0 0 0 1 0 0
1958 25 SFO RLB 55 12 3 30 1 17 0 0 0 2 0 0
1959 26 SFO RLB 55 12 0 0 3 42 1
1960 27 SFO RLB 55 12 12 0 0 1 0 0 8
1961 28 SFO RLB 55 14 14 1 26 0 26 0 0 0 3 8 0 8
1962* 29 SFO RLB 55 14 14 2 24 0 12 0 0 0 1 3 0 10
1963 30 SFO RLB 55 13 13 0 0 1 0 0 5
1964* 31 SFO RLB 55 14 14 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 11
1965 32 SFO RLB 55 8 8 1 6 0 6 0 3
1966 33 SFO RLB 55 14 12 1 8 0 8 0 0 0 1 22 1 7
1967 34 SFO RLB 55 13 12 5
1968 35 SFO RLB 55 14 14 0 0 1 0 0 6
1970 37 NYG RLB 64 14 14 1 6 0 6 0 0 0 2 24 0 6
Career 190 127 13 130 1 26 0 0 0 18 99 2 69
14 yrs SFO 176 113 12 124 1 26 0 0 0 16 75 2 63
1 yr NYG 14 14 1 6 0 6 0 0 0 2 24 0 6

Kick & Punt Returns

Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1955 22 SFO LLB 55 12 1 9 0 9 9.0 9
1957 24 SFO LLB 55 12 1 1 0 1 1.0 1 23 0 23 23.0 24
1959 26 SFO RLB 55 12 2 26 0 26 13.0 26
Career 190 1 1 0 1 1.0 4 58 0 26 14.5 59

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1958 25 SFO RLB 55 12 1 1 6
1959 26 SFO RLB 55 12 1 1 6
1966 33 SFO RLB 55 14 12 1 1 6
Career 190 127 2 1 3 18
NumYrs Players whose career was of similar quality and shape
3 Jeff Staggs, Billy Ray Smith, Bill Pellington, Ricardo McDonald, Mike Green, Alex Gordon, Doug Eggers, Henry Davis, Tom Bettis, Bill Forester
4 Ricardo McDonald, Bill Forester, Bill Pellington, Jeff Staggs, Billy Ray Smith, Tommy Polley, Mark Arneson, Harland Svare, Johnie Cooks, Keith Butler
5 Morlon Greenwood, Bill Forester, Doug Eggers, Johnie Cooks, Keith Butler, John Bramlett, Bob Babich, Whitney Paul, Rip Hawkins, Rob Fredrickson
6 Johnie Cooks, James Francis, Morlon Greenwood, Larry Stallings, Bill Forester, Keith Butler, Scott Fujita, Joe Fortunato, Harland Svare, Winston Moss
7 Larry Stallings, Leo Sanford, Doug Buffone, James Francis, Harland Svare, Winston Moss, Morlon Greenwood, Keith Butler, Bob Babich, Greg Buttle
8 Larry Stallings, Doug Buffone, Keith Butler, Leo Sanford, Eric Hill, James Francis, Gus Otto, Harland Svare, John Thomas, Scott Fujita
9 Larry Stallings, John Thomas, Eugene Lockhart, Eric Hill, James Francis, Lonnie Marts, Doug Buffone, Stew Barber, Ralph Baker, Skip Vanderbundt
10 John Thomas, Doug Buffone, Jim Youngblood, Jack Del Rio, Skip Vanderbundt, Fred Carr, Rufus Porter, Eugene Lockhart, Jessie Tuggle, Larry Stallings
11 Jack Del Rio, Jim Youngblood, Doug Buffone, Bob Brudzinski, Woodrow Lowe, Steve Nelson, Larry Stallings, Paul Naumoff, Neal Olkewicz, Roman Phifer
12 Doug Buffone, Paul Naumoff, Jack Del Rio, Roman Phifer, Steve Nelson, Bob Brudzinski, Bill Pellington, Mike Hegman, Larry Stallings, Jim Youngblood
13 Roman Phifer, Steve Nelson, Doug Buffone, Jack Pardee, Paul Naumoff, Larry Stallings, Bob Brudzinski, Dick Szymanski, Reggie Williams, Bill Pellington
14 Steve Nelson, Doug Buffone, Roman Phifer, Jack Pardee, Dick Szymanski, Willie McGinest, Jessie Tuggle, Paul Naumoff, Larry Stallings, Darryl Talley
15 Steve Nelson, Doug Buffone, Roman Phifer, Willie McGinest, Dick Szymanski, Jessie Tuggle, Paul Naumoff, Larry Stallings, Darryl Talley, Reggie Williams
Career Larry Stallings, Roman Phifer, Darryl Talley, Willie McGinest, Steve Nelson, Jack Pardee, Jim Houston, Eddie Robinson, Mike Vrabel, Bill Romanowski

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams