This is a 2017 photo of Matt Simms of the Atlanta Falcons NFL football team. This image reflects the Atlanta Falcons active roster as of Monday, June 12, 2017 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Matt Simms



Experience: 4 years

Height: 6-3

Age: 30

Weight: 210 lbs

College: Tennessee




  • Spent time with the New York Jets, Buffalo Bills, Atlanta Falcons, and Atlanta Legends
  • Played in four games during his NFL career with one touchdown 


  • Received a scholarship to the University of Louisville and played in two games during his freshman year
  • Transferred to El Camino College in Torrance California and threw for over 2,000 yards in ten games
  • Transferred to the University of Tennessee where he played in ten games and threw for over 1,400 yards


  • Born in Franklin Lakes, NJ
  • His older brother, Chris Simms, played quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 
  • His father, Phil Simms, is a former New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XXI MVP