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Casey Matthews Birthday Highlights

Birth Name
Casey Christopher Matthews
Place Of Birth
Northridge, USA
Age
34 years old
Birth Date
January 16 1989

Casey Matthews Facts

Child Star?
no
Occupation
Former Football Player
Education & Qualifications
University of Oregon
Net Worth
$3,000,000
Current Partner
Alyssa Grillo
Children
William Clay Matthews IV, Madeline Joy Matthews, Colton Matthews
Parents
Clay Matthews Jr., Leslie Matthews
Siblings
Clay Matthews III, Brian Matthews, Kyle Matthews

About Casey Matthews

Casey Matthews is a former American football player.

Casey Matthews is one of the most successful football linebackers, born in Northridge California. He is also related to the Pro-Bowl middle linebacker, Clay Matthews, who is Casey's younger brother.

Casey was born on January 16, 1989, and grew up with his younger brother, Clay Matthews III. Casey is an economist by academics but chose to be an athlete by profession. Casey has played NFL with football teams including Philadelphia Eagles (2011–2014) and Minnesota Vikings (2015).

Casey Matthews Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Casey Matthews’ net worth?

Casey Matthews's estimated net worth is $3 million.

How much does Casey Matthews earn per year?

There is no information available about Casey Matthews' earnings per year.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Casey Matthews?

Casey Matthews is 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) tall.

How old is Casey Matthews?

Casey Matthews was born in Northridge, Los Angeles, California on January 16, 1989. The famous NFL linebacker is about 33 years old as of 2022

Childhood And Education

Born in Northridge, Los Angeles, California, Casey Matthews studied in Oaks Christian School, Westlake Village, where he played in the Oaks Christian Lion team. His birth name is Casey Christopher Matthews.

Casey and his siblings named Brian Matthews, Clay Matthews III, and Kyle Matthews, were born to their parents Clay Matthews Jr. and Leslie Matthews. His father, Clay Jr. was also a football player. Clay Matthews Jr. played as an All-American on the University of Southern California football team and later had a 19-year professional football career as a player in the National Football League (NFL).

Casey's grandfather, Clay Matthews Sr. was a football player in the NFL as was his uncle, Bruce Matthews. Clay Matthews III, Casey's brother is also a football player. Clay III plays on the Los Angeles Rams team.

Casey has cousins that made careers in American football. Jake Mathews plays as an offensive tackle on the Atlanta Falcons team. Kevin Matthews played a center position for the Tennessee Titans team, and Mike Matthews played center for Cleveland Browns.

Casey Matthews, the former football linebacker studied economics at the University of Oregon state.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Casey Matthews’ partner?

Casey Matthews got married to his wife Alyssa Grillo in 2012. Cassey met Alyssa in high school and they started dating. The duo tied the knot on July 14, 2012. The couple now has three kids, a boy named William Clay Matthews IV, a daughter named Madeline Joy Matthews, and another son named Colton Matthews. The couple lives its family life in their Nashville house as of 2022.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Casey Christopher Matthews started his career by playing for his high school as part of the Oak Christian high school Lions, Westlake Village, California. During his senior year, the college football team went 15-0 in the California Interscholastic Federation Division III state champions. they ended up in the sixth position in the USA Today national rankings.

In his junior year, Casey Matthews had a record of 132 tackles and four quarterback sacks. In his senior year, he recorded two interceptions, 10 sacks, and 150 tackles. Casey's first 11 games were intense and that was when he started his college football. This includes his start as a freshman against Arizona. Then, he had a record of 11 solos and 18 tackles.

Casey Matthews once had a shoulder injury and this prevented him from playing against Oregon State and in the 2007 Sun Bowl. Casey finished third on his team in terms of tackles for loss and the sixth-leading tackler with 13.0 for 44 yds (40.2 m).

Casey Matthews played for the University of Oregon. While on the team, he made a forced fumble in 2011 against Auburn in the BCS National Championship. Then, Oregon lost to Auburn with a final score of 22-19.

Toward the fourth quarter, the forced fumble he made against Cam Newton, Heisman Trophy winner, led to a game-tying score. In the 2011 NFL Draft's fourth round, Casey was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles.

Casey Matthews finished his college career having played 50 games with 245 tackles, four interceptions, and nine sacks.

Casey Matthews was signed to a four-year contract on July 27, 2011, that was when he opened the 2011 NFL season as a starting middle linebacker for the Eagles where he became their nickel linebacker in the 14th week game in Miami. Casey had the first sack of his career in this game.

On March 24, 2015, Casey Matthews was signed as a free agent by Minnesota Vikings. However, he suffered an injury and was placed on an injured reserve. This time, his hip labrum injury needed surgery to get him back in shape.

Casey Matthews was named Defensive Player of the Year, All-county Player, and All-Tri Valley League Player. Casey was listed as the number 17 inside football linebacker in the nation in 2017.

Other Interesting Casey Matthews Facts And Trivia

  • Casey Matthews' birth sign is Capricorn.
  • During his junior year, Casey Matthews made a record of 132 tackles and four quarterback sacks under his name.
  • Casey, the former NFL linebacker was selected by the Philadelphia Eagles in the fourth round of the 2011 NFL Draft.
  • On March 24, 2015, Casey Matthews was signed as a free agent by the football team Minnesota Vikings but due to his injury, he was placed on the injured reserve.

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