Footballguys Staff Bio: Matt Bitonti

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Age: 40

Birthplace: Long Island, NY

Education: Bowdoin College (BA), Drexel University (MS)

Occupation: Writer

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

Family: married, no kids

Years playing fantasy football: 20+

Favorite FF smack talk: Sorry, dude.

Years writing about fantasy football: started at FBG in 2013

Favorite FBG feature: Offensive line updates, because pancakes are delicious.

Organized football experience: High school: OT/NT captain, College - 1 varsity letter (d3)

Favorite NFL team: New York Jets

Favorite college team: Bowdoin Polar Bears

Favorite fan moment: Watching Vinny Testaverde play schoolyard ball with Wayne Chrebet

Favorite player of all time: Mark Gastineau (all-time)

NFL rule(s) I would change if I could: Eliminate all cut blocks below the knee

Favorite movie(s): Stop Making Sense, The Big Lebowski

Favorite musical genres/albums/artists: classic anything

What I read: Science fiction

Hobbies: aikido, golf, dj'ing vinyl, pest control

Favorite TV show(s): Rick & Morty

Dream job: Writer

Quote: "yeah, well, ya know, that's like, your opinion, man." - The Dude

Parting thoughts: "There ain't no such thing as a free lunch." -Robert Heinlein

Favorite video game: PUBG (Xbox), Sid Meyer's Civilization