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Detroit Lions NFC North
Matt Cassel • #8 • QB
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:6'4", 228 lbs.
Born:May 17, 1982 (36 yrs) in Northridge, CA
Hometown:Chatsworth, CA
College:Southern California
Experience:13 years
Drafted:Drafted by New England in 2005 (7/230).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2018.
2017 Season Stats
G GS Att Cmp Pct Yds Lg TD Int Sck Rat Rush Yds Lg TD Fum
YTD 3 1 42 25 59.5 162 17 1 2 8 55.9 0 0 0 0 2
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has a solid arm to complete all the throws. Possesses ideal height for the position and makes good reads. Mobile enough to stay out of trouble in the pocket. A quiet leader.
Flaws: Will occasionally rush things under pressure and make mistakes. Can be inconsistent at times. A late bloomer who has been overlooked most of his career. Could use a little more muscle mass for durability.
Career Potential: Decent veteran QB, when on his game.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NFL Named to play in Pro Bowl 2010
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