Matt Spanos
No. 69     Orlando Predators
Guard / Center
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-12-31) December 31, 1984 (age 35)
Place of birth: Chicago, Illinois
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Weight: 305 lb (138 kg)
Career information
College: Southern California
Undrafted in 2008
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Inactive Reserve
Career highlights and awards
  • Honorable mention All-Pac-10 (2007)
Career NFL statistics as of 2008
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Matt Spanos (born December 31, 1984 in Corona, California) is a Canadian and American football guard who is currently a member of the Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League. He played college football at Southern California.

Early yearsEdit

Spanos graduated from Corona High School where he played on the defensive line as well.

College careerEdit

Spanos played all thirteen games as a redshirt sophomore. He would have started in 2006 as an offensive tackle but was academically ineligible.

Spanos started nearly every game (he only missed the first three due to an injury) at center He was selected for the Pacific-10 Conference honorable mention team.[1]

Professional careerEdit


He was invited to the 2008 NFL Combine.

Miami DolphinsEdit

He signed a free agent contract with the National Football League's Miami Dolphins on May 19, 2008.[2] However, he was waived by the Dolphins during final cuts on August 30 and spent the season out of football.

Dallas CowboysEdit

Spanos was signed to a future contract by the Dallas Cowboys on January 12, 2009. He was waived on July 2, 2009.

San Francisco 49ersEdit

Spanos was signed by the San Francisco 49ers on July 31, 2009. He was later released by the team on September 5, 2009

Hamilton Tiger-CatsEdit

On October 20, 2009, Spanos was signed by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League, and added to their practice roster. He was released on June 24, 2010.


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