#51

Kristian Matte

Weight:

296 lbs

Height:

6' 4"

Position:

Guard

College:

Concordia

Birthdate:

Sep 3rd, 1985

Career Years:

3

Team:

Montreal Alouettes

Highlights

2013

Matte dressed in18 regular season games and made his first career start on August 22. He was part of an Alouettes’ offensive line that allowed just 41 sacks- good for second fewest in the CFL.

2012

Matte dressed in 11 regular season games in 2012, providing the Alouettes with the flexibility to cover both guard positions. In his second game, Matte helped pave the way for rookie running back Victor Anderson to rush for over 100 yards. Matte’s first game in 2012 came against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on August 3 as the third-year guard played primarily in short-yardage situations allowing the running game to pick up seven of the teams’ 21 first downs.

2010

Before joining the Alouettes' at the beginning of the season he had attended mini-camps with the Houston Texans. Matte played hos first game July 11th against Toronto. Matte had a peck injury which kept him out of Games 6 thru 14, also he had a wrist injury which kept him from playing in game 17, East Final and the Grey Cup Won the Grey Cup with the Alouettes'.

College

2007-09: Concordia StingersIn 2009, he played eight games and was a CIS second-team All-Star and a Quebec Conference All-Star. Career 2010: Houston Texans - Montreal AlouettesHe attended mini-camps with the Houston Texans before joining the Alouettes at the beginning of the season.