Matt Tennant

Mike Petraglia
September 30, 2012 - 6:03 am
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Partly cloudy skies and temperatures in the low 60s are expected for the 1 p.m. ET kickoff between the Patriots and Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Winds should be light out of the northeast between 5-10 mph. Showers are expected to taper off about an hour before kickoff, with...
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September 04, 2012 - 7:31 pm
Six Patriots-related thoughts at the end of a surprisingly busy Tuesday: 1. We've seen Patriots players come and go pretty quickly -- last month, it took fullback Kareem Huggins less than a day to go from signed to released -- and so the 72 hours Matt Tennant spent as a member of the Patriots wasn'...
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July 22, 2010 - 8:45 am
I know that this is technically a Patriots' blog, but we've dropped in notes on local guys from time to time . In that spirit, a league source has confirmed former Boston College offensive lineman Matt Tennant has signed a contract with the New Orleans Saints . Terms of the deal weren'€™t...
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April 26, 2010 - 5:15 am
Matt Tennant was in his backyard hitting golf balls on Saturday when he received the most important phone call of his life. '€œIt was [Saints general manager] Mickey Loomis who called me and he just said, '€˜We traded up for you, and you probably wish you were taken earlier, but this is a...
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DJ Bean
April 24, 2010 - 9:21 am
FOXBORO -- Boston College has gotten some third-day representation in the form of center Matt Tennant, who went 158th overall to the Saints in the fifth round. The 6-foot-4 4/8, 300-pound Tennant's path to New Orleans makes him the latest in a long line of Eagles to go from Chestnut Hill to the NFL...
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April 21, 2010 - 4:51 pm
BC's Matt Tennant and Mike McLaughlin may have bled the same colors at the Heights, but their roads to NFL draft weekend have been shaped differently. Start with Tennant -- a 6-foot-4, 300-pound offensive lineman who was the anchor of BC's line at the center position for three years. It doesn't...
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February 27, 2010 - 6:09 am
INDIANAPOLIS '€” The NFL Scouting Combine can be an extremely disconcerting experience. Boston College offensive lineman Matt Tennant ran the gauntlet of tests when he first showed up in Indianapolis earlier this week. '€œThe first day we got here, went over to the hospital to get some blood...
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November 21, 2009 - 3:16 pm
CHESTNUT HILL -- Every time Boston College has come up against a top-tier defense this season its offense has withered away leading resulting in a painful demise. That was the case today at Alumni Stadium where the Eagles got thumped by North Carolina 31-13 as they committed six turnovers en route...
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November 18, 2009 - 4:10 pm
What a long, strang trip it has been. For the Boston College seniors preparing to make their final stand on Chestnut Hill this Saturday, those Grateful Dead lyrics ring true. These are some of the final players recruited by coach Tom O'Brien before he made the jump to NC State, who then lived to...
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November 14, 2009 - 9:36 am
Let's make a trade. New England will take them remnants of tropical storm Ida from the soaked mid-Atlantic region and in return send our premier college football team south. Sounds fair, yes? Hence, Boston College travels to Charlottesville, Va. today looking for its first road win of the season...
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