Matt Cassel

QB, Detroit Lions

Height 6'4" Weight 228 DOB 1982-05-17 Age 36
College Southern California

News from the Past 60 Days
  • Ranking the Lions 21 free agents by re-signability
    Jan 16 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • A closer look at Tom Brady?s history against Philip Rivers
    Jan 10 · Pats Pulpit (Patriots Blog)
  • Jake Rudock reportedly turned down Detroit Lions? contract
    Jan 9 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • Assessing the Available Quarterbacks for 2019
    Jan 9 · Music City Miracles (Titans Blog)
    Titans Ravens Bills Panthers Bears Bengals Browns Cowboys Broncos Texans Jaguars Chiefs Chargers Dolphins Vikings Patriots Saints Giants Jets
  • One of Tom Brady?s former backups is now an NFL head coach
    Jan 9 · Pats Pulpit (Patriots Blog)
  • 2018 snap counts: Breaking down the offense?s personnel decisions
    Jan 8 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • 21 Detroit Lions players facing free agency in 2019
    Jan 3 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • Final 2018 stock report: Evaluating the Lions? complete roster
    Jan 2 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
    Lions Browns Packers Rams Vikings Patriots 49ers Jamal Agnew Ezekiel Ansah Trevor Bates Nick Bawden Nick Bellore LeGarrette Blount Don Carey Matt Cassel Connor Cook Marcus Cooper Kirk Cousins Tyrell Crosby
  • Detroit Lions sign former MSU QB Connor Cook to futures deal
    Jan 1 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • Jake Rudock not among 5 Lions practice squad players signed to futures deals
    Dec 31 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • Is Marcus Mariota really injury prone and what does that mean for the Titans moving forward?
    Dec 31 · Music City Miracles (Titans Blog)
  • Winners and Losers from Colts 33, Titans 17
    Dec 30 · Music City Miracles (Titans Blog)
  • Raiderdamus? Friday Foretelling: Raiders vs. Chiefs
    Dec 28 · Silver and Black Pride (Raiders Blog)
  • The 2018 Detroit Lions 53-man roster: Then and Now
    Dec 28 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
    Lions Bears Browns Dolphins Vikings Giants Eagles Ameer Abdullah Jamal Agnew Ezekiel Ansah Robert Ayers Trevor Bates Nick Bellore LeGarrette Blount Don Carey Matt Cassel Marcus Cooper Tyrell Crosby Jerome Cunningham
  • Could the Falcons consider Charlie Weis, who has ties to the coaching staff, as the next OC?
    Dec 27 · FalcOholic (Falcons Blog)
  • Week 16 snap counts: Lions goes bulky vs. Vikings
    Dec 24 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • Lions Week 16 snap counts: Injuries create opportunities for younger players
    Dec 24 · USA Today (Lions National)
  • Lions vs Vikings stock report: Offensive struggles continue, worsen
    Dec 24 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • Lions vs Vikings: What Just Happened?
    Dec 23 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • Recap: Hail Mary deflates Lions early surge, Vikes win 27-9
    Dec 23 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • Seahawks looking for first win over Chiefs since 2002
    Dec 19 · Field Gulls (Seahawks Blog)
  • NFL Power Rankings: Steelers? big win over Patriots moves them up the rankings
    Dec 18 · Behind the Steel Curtain (Steelers Blog)
  • Eli Manning could be sticking around the NFC East for at least another season
    Dec 18 · Blogging the Boys (Cowboys Blog)
  • Lions Week 15 stock report: Going away from what was working didn?t work
    Dec 17 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • Lions vs. Cardinals stock report: Everyone broke, Lions won anyway
    Dec 10 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • 30% of Lions fans want the team to draft a quarterback in 2019
    Dec 8 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • NFL picks week 14: Patriots return to their annual house of horrors
    Dec 8 · Pats Pulpit (Patriots Blog)
  • Ten Things I Liked About Week Thirteen
    Dec 6 · Battle Red Blog (Texans Blog)
    Texans Cowboys Broncos Colts Jaguars Chargers Rams Vikings Patriots Giants Eagles Steelers Josh Allen Keenan Allen Kiko Alonso Saquon Barkley Anthony Barr Jessie Bates Blake Bortles
  • Asking Daily Norseman: Kirk Cousins? positives outweigh his negatives so far this season
    Dec 2 · Pats Pulpit (Patriots Blog)
  • Comparing drafts between 49ers and Chiefs after releasing productive players
    Dec 1 · Niners Nation (49ers Blog)
  • The Case for Jace: Why the Lions should bring back Billingsley
    Nov 29 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • Firing Mike Mularkey was (still) the right decision
    Nov 27 · Music City Miracles (Titans Blog)
  • Chase to 100: Von Miller?s sack milestone result of ?scientific? approach
    Nov 25 · Denver Post (Broncos Local)
    Broncos Cardinals Panthers Bears Bengals Packers Texans Chiefs Chargers Dolphins Vikings Patriots Saints Raiders Steelers Buccaneers Redskins Geno Atkins Blake Bortles
  • Lions vs. Bears stock report: Kept it close, couldn?t close
    Nov 24 · Pride of Detroit (Lions Blog)
  • Quarterback
    Performance Scoring Review · Switch
    SeasonTeamGSnpPaCmpPaAttPaYdPaTDPaINTRuAttRuYdRuTDFLFPts
    2005NE31324183216130017.5
    2006NE658320024012.0
    2007NE6473801412108.1
    2008NE16328518369321117627124296.8
    2009KC15271493292416165019603213.8
    2010KC1526245031162773312501269.3
    2011KC91602691713109259902126.6
    2012KC916127717966122714517122.3
    2013MIN91532541807119185711137.1
    2014MIN34171425347190031.2
    2015DAL811920512755715780084.6
    2016TEN4305128422430020.5
    2017TEN2254216212000210.1
    2018DET222 (15.2%)7175901213003.3
    2018
    Performance Scoring Review · Switch
    WeekOppScoreSnpPaCmpPaAttPaYdPaTDPaINTRuAttRuYdRuTDFLFPts
    1NYJL 17-487 (10.0%)2614011-100-0.4
    16MINL 9-2715 (20.0%)5114500114003.7
    2017
    WeekOppScoreSnpPaCmpPaAttPaYdPaTDPaINTRuAttRuYdRuTDFLFPts
    4HOUL 14-5741021020001-1.0
    5MIAL 10-16213214110000111.1
    2016
    WeekOppScoreSnpPaCmpPaAttPaYdPaTDPaINTRuAttRuYdRuTDFLFPts
    2DETW 16-15000001-100-0.1
    8JACW 36-2211100012000.7
    16JACL 17-3813241241100009.2
    17HOUW 24-17162615011220010.7

    Touchdown Distances
    Passing: 14, 2

    2015
    WeekOppScoreSnpPaCmpPaAttPaYdPaTDPaINTRuAttRuYdRuTDFLFPts
    7NYGL 20-27172722713140012.8
    8SEAL 12-1313259700443009.2
    9PHIL 27-332538299312170027.7
    10TBL 6-1019301860112008.5
    12CARL 14-331319931029009.6
    13WASW 19-161629222002-30010.8
    14GBL 7-2813291140136005.3
    15NYJL 16-1938370100000.9

    Touchdown Distances
    Passing: 25, 5, 17, 18, 2