|Date of birth:June 28, 1977|
|Place of birth: Newton, Iowa|
|Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)||Weight: 250 lb (113 kg)|
|College: South Dakota|
|Debuted in 2000 for the New England Patriots|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NFL.com|
High school yearsEdit
Chatham attended North High School in Sioux City, Iowa, and won All-State honors in football and baseball.
Chatham attended the University of South Dakota. As a junior he made 95 tackles and six interceptions. In his senior year he made 74 tackles and one interception. He was a double major in English and Criminal Justice at South Dakota.
Chatham received a Masters in Business Administration from Babson College in 2011.
Chatham was signed by the St. Louis Rams as a rookie free agent but was released before the start of the regular season.
He spent the first six seasons of his career in New England, including contributing to the Patriots' three Super Bowl victories (XXXVI, XXXVIII, XXXIX). He was known as one of the leader of the patriots's stout special teams.
Chatham now runs an NFL informational column in the Boston Herald called "The Chatham Report" and appears every sunday morning on WEEI with Kevin Faulk, Dale Arnold and Christopher Price. He can be found on Twitter under @chatham58.
- NFL.com Bio
- ESPN's Greatest Super Bowl moments
- SI Vault article with Matt Chatham quotes about tackling the streaker
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