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Temple Coach Reassures Matakevich About NFL Draft

Temple Coach Reassures Matakevich About NFL Draft

Temple Coach Matt Rhule doesn't want anybody robbing his former player and Stratford native Tyler Matakevich.

Robbing his joy, that is. Not at this time.

It sounds like he's doing a good job of not letting that happen.

"To actually be in the position I'm in, to have the opportunity I have," said Matakevich who signed a marketing contract with Under Armour earlier this month. "I don't know if words can describe it. I'm trying to enjoy it as best I can. It's definitely a dream come true right now."

The 6-foot, 238-pound linebacker and latest winner of the Bronko Nagurski and Chuck Bednarik awards as the nation's best defensive player has worked...

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