14 Matt Payne
14 Matt Payne
Height: 6-1
Weight: 204
Year: Sr.
Hometown: St. Charles, Ill.
High School: St. Charles
Position: DB
gp 10
tk 54.0
sac -
int 2
ffum -

2012: A mainstay in the secondary, is slated to start at safety in 2013…Had 25 total tackles, with 16 solo stops in 10 games last season…Had a season-high five solo tackles against California (Pa.) Aug. 30…Had two interceptions on the season, averaging 29.5 yards per return…Had two solo tackles in four of the team’s final five games…Earned One-Play Warrior honors during the season.

2011: Played in 10 games, primarily as a gunner on special teams…Recorded four total tackles on the season..Excels in kick and punt coverage.


2010: One of few true freshmen to see playing time last season, earning his spot on special teams…Played in 10 games, recording six total tackles…Had solo stops in back-to-back games versus Ashland and Lake Erie.

High School: Helped lead the Fighting Saints of St. Charles High School to a conference title in 2009…Team went 15-6 in his two seasons as a starter on the varsity...Born Aug. 12, 1992…Parents are John and Donna.

2012 stats

2011 stats

2010 stats

Recent Games
Oct 12 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 35-16
Oct 19 Ferris St. W, 45-38
Oct 26 at Saginaw Valley L, 47-34
Nov 2 at Grand Valley St. L, 31-21
Nov 9 Michigan Tech L, 30-27
Nov 16 Northwood (Mich.) W, 24-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 30 29
Assists 24 19
Tackles 54.0 48.0
Tackles per game 5.4 6.0
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions 2 1
Returned for touchdown 0 0
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 7 California (Pa.) L, 22-19 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ohio Dominican L, 37-20 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Malone W, 41-16 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Indianapolis L, 17-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Northern Mich. W, 27-17 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 35-16 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Ferris St. W, 45-38 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Saginaw Valley L, 47-34 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Grand Valley St. L, 31-21 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Michigan Tech L, 30-27 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Northwood (Mich.) W, 24-7 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 7 California (Pa.) L, 22-19 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ohio Dominican L, 37-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Malone W, 41-16 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Indianapolis L, 17-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Northern Mich. W, 27-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 35-16 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Ferris St. W, 45-38 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Saginaw Valley L, 47-34 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Grand Valley St. L, 31-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Michigan Tech L, 30-27 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Northwood (Mich.) W, 24-7 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 7 California (Pa.) L, 22-19 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ohio Dominican L, 37-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Malone W, 41-16 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Indianapolis L, 17-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Northern Mich. W, 27-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 35-16 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Ferris St. W, 45-38 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Saginaw Valley L, 47-34 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Grand Valley St. L, 31-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Michigan Tech L, 30-27 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Northwood (Mich.) W, 24-7 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 7 California (Pa.) L, 22-19 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Ohio Dominican L, 37-20 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 at Malone W, 41-16 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 Indianapolis L, 17-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 at Northern Mich. W, 27-17 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 35-16 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 Ferris St. W, 45-38 - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Saginaw Valley L, 47-34 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 at Grand Valley St. L, 31-21 - - - - - 0
Nov 9 Michigan Tech L, 30-27 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 Northwood (Mich.) W, 24-7 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 7 California (Pa.) L, 22-19 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ohio Dominican L, 37-20 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Malone W, 41-16 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Indianapolis L, 17-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Northern Mich. W, 27-17 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 35-16 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Ferris St. W, 45-38 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Saginaw Valley L, 47-34 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Grand Valley St. L, 31-21 - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Michigan Tech L, 30-27 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Northwood (Mich.) W, 24-7 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 7 California (Pa.) L, 22-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ohio Dominican L, 37-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Malone W, 41-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Indianapolis L, 17-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Northern Mich. W, 27-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 35-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Ferris St. W, 45-38 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Saginaw Valley L, 47-34 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Grand Valley St. L, 31-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Michigan Tech L, 30-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Northwood (Mich.) W, 24-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 7 California (Pa.) L, 22-19 1 - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Ohio Dominican L, 37-20 1 - - - - 0
Sep 21 at Malone W, 41-16 1 - - - - 0
Sep 28 Indianapolis L, 17-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 5 at Northern Mich. W, 27-17 1 - - - - 0
Oct 12 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 35-16 1 - - - - 0
Oct 19 Ferris St. W, 45-38 - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Saginaw Valley L, 47-34 1 - - - - 0
Nov 2 at Grand Valley St. L, 31-21 1 - - - - 0
Nov 9 Michigan Tech L, 30-27 1 - - - - 0
Nov 16 Northwood (Mich.) W, 24-7 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 7 California (Pa.) L, 22-19 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Sep 14 at Ohio Dominican L, 37-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 21 at Malone W, 41-16 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 28 Indianapolis L, 17-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 5 at Northern Mich. W, 27-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 12 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 35-16 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 19 Ferris St. W, 45-38 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Saginaw Valley L, 47-34 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 2 at Grand Valley St. L, 31-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 9 Michigan Tech L, 30-27 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 16 Northwood (Mich.) W, 24-7 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 7 California (Pa.) L, 22-19 0 4 4.0 - - 0 - - - - 1 -2 0 - - -
Sep 14 at Ohio Dominican L, 37-20 5 2 7.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Malone W, 41-16 3 2 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Indianapolis L, 17-14 1 1 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Northern Mich. W, 27-17 8 1 9.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Oct 12 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 35-16 4 4 8.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Oct 19 Ferris St. W, 45-38 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Saginaw Valley L, 47-34 2 3 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Grand Valley St. L, 31-21 3 2 5.0 - - 1.5 4 - - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 9 Michigan Tech L, 30-27 4 4 8.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 16 Northwood (Mich.) W, 24-7 0 1 1.0 - - 0 - - - - 1 0 0 - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2013-14 10 - - - - - - -
Total 10 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2013-14 10 - - - - 0 .0
Total 10 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2013-14 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2013-14 10 30 24 54.0 5.4 - - 1.5 4 - - - 2 -2 4 -
Total 10 30 24 54.0 5.4 - - 1.5 4 - - - 2 -2 4 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 8 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 4 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 6 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 4 - - - - 0 .0
October 3 - - - - 0 .0
November 3 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 30 24 54.0 5.4 - - 1.5 4 - - - 2 -2 4 -
Conference 8 29 19 48.0 6.0 - - 1.5 4 - - - 1 0 4 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 9 14 23.0 4.6 - - 0 - - - - 2 -2 2 -
Away 5 21 10 31.0 6.2 - - 1.5 4 - - - - - 2 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 15 8 23.0 5.8 - - 0 - - - - 1 0 2 -
Losses 6 15 16 31.0 5.2 - - 1.5 4 - - - 1 -2 2 -
-
September 4 9 9 18.0 4.5 - - 0 - - - - 1 -2 - -
October 3 14 8 22.0 7.3 - - 0 - - - - - - 2 -
November 3 7 7 14.0 4.7 - - 1.5 4 - - - 1 0 2 -