|Date of birth:February 8, 1990|
|Place of birth: Pottsville, Pennsylvania|
|College: Penn State|
|Undrafted in 2013|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|*New England Patriots ( 2013)*|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Name||Hometown||High school / college||Height||Weight||40‡||Commit date|
| Matt Stankiewitch|
|[[Orwigsburg, PA]]||Blue Mountain HS||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)||293 lb (133 kg)||5.2||Apr 15, 2007|
|Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 8 (OG) Rivals: 6 (OC)|
Stankiewitch graduated from Blue Mountain High School in Pennsylvania in 2008. Stankiewitch was a 2 time all-state football player after his junior and senior seasons. He started at left guard in the Under Armour All-America Game and started at center in the Big 33 Football Classic.
At Penn State, Stankiewitch redshirted in 2008 before starting two games at left guard in 2009. In 2010, Stankiewitch played in six games before missing the rest of the season due to illness. He was able to remain healthy throughout 2011 and 2012, finishing his career having made 25 starts at center and 2 starts at guard. The talented and tough Stankiewitch helped anchor a unit that led the Big Ten in fewest sacks allowed in 2011 (14 in 13 games). The physical and driven Stankiewitch led the Penn State Nittany Lions in snaps played in 2011 & 2012 with 966 in 2011. During the course of the 2012 season, Stankiewitch was awarded 5 game balls and was a finalist for the Rimington Trophy. He was a 1st team all Big Ten center. Stankiewitch played the most plays on the Penn State football team during Joe Paterno's last season as head football coach. 
On December 30, 2013, the Jacksonville Jaguars signed Stankiewitch to reserve/future contract.
He was released from injured reserve on August 20, 2014 after sustaining a left hand fracture.
|Ht||Wt||40-yd dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP||Wonderlic|
|6 ft 3 in||302 lb||5.42 s||4.96 s||7.90 s||24 in||8 ft 1 in||27 rep|
- ↑ McCrystal, Ryan (April 15, 2013). "Matt Stankiewitch Scouting Report: NFL Outlook for Penn State C". http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1604627-matt-stankiewitch-scouting-report-nfl-outlook-for-penn-state-c. Retrieved August 5, 2013.
- ↑ Boyer, Leroy (April 28, 2013). "Stankiewitch to sign free-agent deal with New England Patriots". The Republican-Herald. http://republicanherald.com/sports/stankiewitch-to-sign-free-agent-deal-with-new-england-patriots-1.1480497.
- ↑ Petraglia, Mike (August 5, 2013). "Patriots re-sign Matt Stankiewitch, Mike Zupancic, undecided on Tom Brady, prepare for Philadelphia". http://itiswhatitis.weei.com/sports/newengland/football/patriots/2013/08/05/patriots-re-sign-matt-stankiewitch-and-mike-zupancic-undecided-on-tom-brady-prepare-for-philadelphia/. Retrieved August 5, 2013.
- ↑ "Matt Stankiewitch Draft Profile", NFL.com, http://www.nfl.com/draft/2013/profiles/matt-stankiewitch?id=2540009, retrieved May 25, 2013
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