Matthew Gus Brennan "Matt" Cassel is a quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. He was drafted by the New England Patriots in the seventh round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He played his college football at the University of Southern California. He became the Patriots' starting quarterback after Week 1 of the 2008 season after then reigning NFL MVP Tom Brady suffered a season-ending knee injury. According to ESPN research, he is the only known quarterback in NFL history to start an NFL game at quarterback without ever starting at quarterback in college. In February...
|Birthdate:||May 17, 1982|
|All Positions Played:||Quarterback|
|Education:||University of Southern California, Chatsworth High School|
|Also known as:||Matthew Brennan Cassel, Matt, Matthew Gus Brennan Cassel|