Tom Matte

Thomas Roland Matte
Born: June 14, 1939
Pittsburgh, PA USA
Position: RB-QB
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 214
College: Ohio St.
High School: Shaw (East Cleveland, OH)
Career: 1961-1972
Drafted: 1961 in Round 1, #7 overall by the Baltimore Colts
Drafted: 1961 in Round 5, #37 overall (AFL) by the New York Titans

Tom Matte played from 1961 to 1972 during his career with the Baltimore Colts. Matte threw for 246 yards in his career, completing 12 of 42 passes with 2 touchdowns and 2 interceptions. He also ran for 4,646 yards in 1,200 attempts with 45 rushing touchdowns.

Baltimore Colts
Baltimore Colts

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
1962NFL Baltimore Colts13538.5856.517.700.030 87.0
1963NFL Baltimore Colts5120.0204.000.000.020 43.8
1964NFL Baltimore Colts4375.05814.5125.000.022 156.3
1965NFL Baltimore Colts7114.3192.700.0114.319 0.0
1966NFL Baltimore Colts300.000.000.0133.30.0
1967NFL Baltimore Colts5120.0183.600.000.018 42.1
1968NFL Baltimore Colts100.
1969NFL Baltimore Colts3133.34615.300.000.046 0081.9
1971NFL Baltimore Colts100.
Totals421228.62465.924.824.846 112


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1961NFL Baltimore Colts13544.211 0
1962NFL Baltimore Colts742263.129 2
1963NFL Baltimore Colts1335414.131 4
1964NFL Baltimore Colts422155.180 1
1965NFL Baltimore Colts692353.420 1
1966NFL Baltimore Colts863814.430 0
1967NFL Baltimore Colts1476364.330 9
1968NFL Baltimore Colts1836623.623 9
1969NFL Baltimore Colts2359093.926 11
1970NFL Baltimore Colts12433.616 0
1971NFL Baltimore Colts1736073.526 8
1972NFL Baltimore Colts331374.218 0
Totals120046463.980 45


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1961NFL Baltimore Colts188.00
1962NFL Baltimore Colts88110.122 1
1963NFL Baltimore Colts484669.749 1
1964NFL Baltimore Colts1016916.930 0
1965NFL Baltimore Colts1213110.915 0
1966NFL Baltimore Colts2330713.335 3
1967NFL Baltimore Colts3549614.288 3
1968NFL Baltimore Colts2527511.050 1
1969NFL Baltimore Colts4351311.949 2
1970NFL Baltimore Colts122.00
1971NFL Baltimore Colts292398.234 0
1972NFL Baltimore Colts1418213.043 1
Totals249286911.588 12

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1966NFL Baltimore Colts100.00

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1961NFL Baltimore Colts25025.030 0
1962NFL Baltimore Colts2761322.742 0
1963NFL Baltimore Colts1633120.734 0
1964NFL Baltimore Colts37123.734 0
1965NFL Baltimore Colts821126.446 0
1966NFL Baltimore Colts35518.331 0
1967NFL Baltimore Colts11414.014 0
1968NFL Baltimore Colts12222.022 0
1971NFL Baltimore Colts100.00
Totals62136722.046 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1962NFL Baltimore Colts21000018
1963NFL Baltimore Colts41000030
1964NFL Baltimore Colts1000006
1965NFL Baltimore Colts1000006
1966NFL Baltimore Colts030000018
1967NFL Baltimore Colts93000072
1968NFL Baltimore Colts91000060
1969NFL Baltimore Colts11200078
1971NFL Baltimore Colts80000048
1972NFL Baltimore Colts010006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1961NFLBaltimore Colts80
1962NFLBaltimore Colts140
1963NFLBaltimore Colts140
1964NFLBaltimore Colts140
1965NFLBaltimore Colts141
1966NFLBaltimore Colts140
1967NFLBaltimore Colts140
1968NFLBaltimore Colts140
1969NFLBaltimore Colts140
1970NFLBaltimore Colts20
1971NFLBaltimore Colts140
1972NFLBaltimore Colts60


1969 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1969 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)