Posts tagged Dan Matha

Former McDowell, IUP star Matha gets tryout with Bengals

By | May 7, 2013 2:37 pm | 0 Comments


The Cincinnati Bengals will give McDowell graduate Dan Matha the chance to fulfill his NFL dream. (Update: Check out today’s Erie Times-News story.) The Bengals invited Matha, who completed his career at Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 2012, to their Riverfront Indoor Training Facility for a three-day tryout that begins Thursday. At 6 feet 7 inches, 310 pounds,… View Article

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Wreh-Wilson could snap drought for area players in draft

By | April 21, 2013 9:00 am | 0 Comments


It’s been nine years since an Erie-area player was selected in the NFL Draft. Connecticut and General McLane graduate Blidi Wreh-Wilson hopes to change that this week. The 6-foot 1-inch, 195-pound cornerback is projected as a first-, second-, or third-round selection. Cathedral Prep and Iowa standout Bob Sanders was the last Erie-area athlete to have his named… View Article

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McDowell grad Matha set for pro day at Duquesne University

By | March 6, 2013 5:29 pm | 0 Comments


Dan Matha, a former standout lineman at McDowell, was scheduled to participate in a pro day workout at Duquesne University today. Matha, a 6-foot 7-inch 315-pound offensive tackle, closed his college career with Indiana (Pa.) after orginally attending Pitt. Among the teams reported to be sending officials to the Duquesne pro day were the Pittsburgh… View Article

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Matha overcomes injuries, ineligibility to help Crimson Hawks

By | October 10, 2012 8:24 pm | 0 Comments


Transferred. Injured. Ineligible. Senior right tackle Dan Matha has had his share of obstacles, but is once again a force on the field in helping No. 22-ranked Indiana (Pa.) boast one of the top rushing teams in NCAA Division II. ” It’s a great feeling,” Matha said. “It’s been a lot of bumps along the… View Article

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