Posts tagged Dan Matha

Former McDowell, IUP star Matha gets tryout with Bengals

   May 7, 2013 2:37 pm    0

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,…


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Wreh-Wilson could snap drought for area players in draft

   April 21, 2013 9:00 am    0

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…


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McDowell grad Matha set for pro day at Duquesne University

   March 6, 2013 5:29 pm    0

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…


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Matha overcomes injuries, ineligibility to help Crimson Hawks

   October 10, 2012 8:24 pm    0

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…


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