This is a 2020 photo of center Matt Hennessy #61 of the Atlanta Falcons NFL football team.  This image reflects the Atlanta Falcons active roster as of August 9, 2020 when this image was taken.  (AP Photo)

Matt Hennessy

C

#61

Experience: R

Height: 6-3

Age: 23

Weight: 307 lbs

College: Temple

2020 SEASON

  • G
    13
  • GS
    2
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Recent Games

WK OPP RESULT G GS
17 @Buccaneers L 27 - 44 1 1
16 @Chiefs L 14 - 17 1 1
15 Buccaneers L 27 - 31 1 0
14 @Chargers L 17 - 20 0 0
13 Saints L 16 - 21 0 0
12 Raiders W 43 - 6 1 0
11 @Saints L 9 - 24 0 0
9 Broncos W 34 - 27 1 0
8 @Panthers W 25 - 17 1 0
7 Lions L 22 - 23 1 0
2 @Cowboys L 39 - 40 1 0
6 @Vikings W 40 - 23 1 0
1 Seahawks L 25 - 38 1 0
5 Panthers L 16 - 23 1 0
4 @Packers L 16 - 30 1 0
3 Bears L 26 - 30 1 0

Career Stats

Offensive Line Career

SEASON TEAM G GS
2020 Atlanta Falcons 13 2
TOTAL 13 2

Biography

COLLEGE

  • Became a consistent starter for the team as a redshirt freshman in 2017 and remained a starter through the next two seasons, playing in 24 total games for the Owls. 
  • 2019 - Midseason First Team All-Amercian (PFF), Midseason Second Team All-American.
  • 2018 - American Athletic Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year, Parliament Spirit Award for Football by Temple Athletics, Temple Owl Club Academic Award, First Team All-ECAC, American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team, Athletic Director's Honor Roll .
  • 2017 - ECAC First Team All-East, President's Honor Roll .
  • 2016 - American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team, Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

PERSONAL

  • His older brother, Thomas Hennessy, plays for the New York Jets. 
  • Born in Bardonia, New York.
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