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Ex-Baltimore Colts star Tom Matte enjoys role with new Jacksonville Ravens Roost
Ex-Baltimore Colts star Tom Matte enjoys role with new Jacksonville Ravens Roost

Even though he had a long and successful career with the Baltimore Colts, Tom Matte isn't above showing his enthusiasm for the reigning Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens. In fact, the Glen Arm resident is a prominent member of the fledgling Jacksonville chapter of the Council of Baltimore Ravens Roosts that was recently granted a charter by the organization. "My memories go back to the old Colts Corrals," said the former halfback, who gained 4,646 yards and scored 45 touchdowns for the Colts from 1961 to 1972. Matte was perhaps the most famous fill-in ever in the NFL, reprising the quarterback role he learned at Ohio State under legendary coach Woody Hayes. After...

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