INDIANAPOLIS — Matt Hasselbeck understands the significance of Thursday's preseason finale. The 39-year-old quarterback has a one-year contract and is backing up Andrew Luck, who has never missed a pro game. If all goes well in Indianapolis this season, this traditionally meaningless contest could turn out to be the last meaningful snaps of Hasselbeck's 17-year NFL career — and...
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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Matt Hasselbeck understands the significance of Thursday's preseason finale. The 39-year-old quarterback has a one-year contract and is backing up Andrew Luck, who has never missed a pro game. If all goes well in Indianapolis this season, this traditionally meaningless contest could turn out to be the last meaningful snaps of Hasselbeck's 17-year NFL career --...
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Matt Hasselbeck is entering his 17th NFL season. The 39-year-old has appeared in just seven games over the last two seasons since joining the Indianapolis Colts, but he does not receive special treatment when it comes to drug testing. It looks like Hasselbeck got a love letter from the NFL early Monday morning. Random drug...Read More
Sure, why not? The Indianapolis Colts are moving on to the AFC Championship game, so we had better be sure backup quarterback Matt Hasselbeck isn’t putting anything funny into his system. Random drug testing today.. obviously. — Matthew Hasselbeck (@Hasselbeck) January 12, 2015 Obviously putting a humorous spin on the testing, Hasselbeck shows his sense of humor. Maybe I...
Matt Hasselbeck has been in the NFL for over a decade now, and was once a top tier quarterback with the Seattle Seahawks. Today he is the backup for Andrew Luck. He has helped mentor Luck since arriving in Indianapolis, and been a great lockerrom leader for many players. Oh, and his wife is gorgeous. The quarterbacks get all the woman, but for Matt is was his college sweetheart....
Matt Hasselbeck is stoked about his random drug test administered by the league.
Colts backup QB Matt Hasselbeck recently mentioned that he is open to playing beyond the 2014 season, despite previously suggesting that he was prepared to retire next year “Ideally, that would be a dream come true,” Hasselbeck said, via Colts.com. “There’s no timetable where I need to make a call on that but I set a short term goal of finishing my contract. I’m...
Matt Hasselbeck is still kicking around the NFL as a trusted veteran backup at age 38. Has he been able to play 15 seasons of professional football because of performance-enhancing drugs? That’s highly unlikely, but all NFL players are subject to random testing throughout the year. Hasselbeck got “the call” on Wednesday, and he had […]
The landscape of sports science is constantly changing. A panel of athletes and researchers that included NFL quarterbacks Andrew Luck and Matt Hasselbeck gathered last week at the Harvard Innovation Lab in Cambridge to discuss some of the field’s newest innovations — most notably, embedded computer chips that can provide real-time information about an athlete’s health and...
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