97 Matt Rae
97 Matt Rae
Height: 6-4
Weight: 290
Year: Senior
Hometown: York, Pa.
High School: Dallastown Area
Position: DT

Year G UT AT Total TFL-Yds Sacks Int FF FR PD
2008 10 15 13 28 4.5-20 3 0 1 0 0
2009 11 11 15 26 2.5-8 1 0 0 2 0
2010 11 19 23 42 7.5-21 0 0 1 0 0
Career 32 45 51 96 14.5-49 4 0 2 2 0

2010: Named CoSida Academic All-District for the second-consecutive year... Started at defensive tackle where he recorded two tackles with one sack against Buffalo (9/2)... Has four total tackles against Fordham (9/11)... Had one tackle against New Hampshire(9/18)... Made two total tackles against Brown (10/2)... Recorded four tackles against Delaware (10/16)... Had two tackles against Maine (10/23)...Had three tackles against Towson (10/30)... Recorded seven tackles against Villanova (11/6)...Had four tackles against Richmond (11/13)... Captured eight total tackles including two and a half for loss against nationally ranked Massachusetts (11/20). 2009: Earned CoSida/ESPN the Magazine All-Academic honors... Was a mainstay for the Rams at defensive tackle as he logged 10 starts... Finished the year with 26 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss and two fumble recoveries... Recovered two fumbles and and recorded 1.5 tackles for loss against Fordham... Totaled four tackles against Massachusetts (9/19)... Recorded a season-high six tackles at Villanova (10/31)... Had three tackles, one tackle for loss and one sack at Maine (11/14). 2008: Started seven games and saw action in 10... Had a solo tackle against Monmouth (8/30)... Had four total tackles against Fordham (9/7)... Recorded five tackles and one and a half sacks against Hofstra (9/20)... Registered a perfect 4.0 GPA in the classroom last semester. High School: Four-year member and three-year letterwinner in both football and volleyball at Dallastown Area... Recorded 107 tackles, 12 QB hurries, five pass breakups, and three sacks as a senior captain, earning All-YAIAA All-Conference honors at both DB and FB and YAIAA Division I Defensive Player of the Year honors. Personal: Born Dec. 3, 1989... Son of Robert and Connie Rae... Has two brothers - Josh and Mitch... Enjoys playing volleyball, skiing and hunting... Lists the Pittsburgh Steelers as his favorite team Chemistry major at URI.