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  • Tue., Sep. 08, 2015 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM EDT Back to Football Forum with the Buccaneers Luncheon The Tampa Bay Buccaneers invite local business leaders and Bucs fans to enjoy lunch and a 2015 season preview with Buccaneers Co-Chairman Bryan Glazer, Head Coach Lovie Smith and General Manager Jason Licht, along with various players.

  • Wed., Sep. 09, 2015 9:00 AM EDT Buccaneers Academy FDOT Backpack Caravan While getting ready for their own kickoff on the football field, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are proud to also help kick off the school year for young Bay-area Bucs fans!
  • Wed., Sep. 09, 2015 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM EDT Downtown Tampa SIEGE Celebration The Bucs will “SIEGE” Joe Chillura Courthouse Square Park to celebrate the upcoming Hispanic Heritage Month, the City of Tampa’s historic Hispanic roots and the beginning of our regular season! This fun, free event will feature autographs from Bucs Legends, the Buccaneers Street Team, a Buccaneers Cheerleader performance and various food truck vendors!
  • Thu., Sep. 10, 2015 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT Launch Party for RED, the Buccaneers new Women’s Movement

    Join the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on September 10th from 6pm-9pm at Raymond James Stadium to be a part of the Buccaneers all-new RED, the Women’s Movement!

  • Sat., Sep. 12, 2015 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT Back to Football Celebration at Glazer Children’s Museum Celebrate the season opener with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers by joining us at a special Back to Football event at the Glazer Children’s Museum!
  • Sun., Sep. 13, 2015 4:25 PM EDT Buccaneers vs. Titans Week 1
  • Tue., Sep. 15, 2015 12:00 PM EDT UnitedHealthcare Learning Garden Build UnitedHealthcare volunteers, Bucs players, cheerleaders, and Captain Fear will construct Learning Garden kits at One Buccaneer Place that will teach students about growing healthy, sustainable foods.
  • Sun., Sep. 20, 2015 1:00 PM EDT Buccaneers @ Saints Week 2
  • Tue., Sep. 22, 2015 12:00 PM EDT UnitedHealthcare Learning Garden Delivery Buccaneers staff will install Learning Gardens in seven Buccaneers Academies.
  • Sun., Sep. 27, 2015 1:00 PM EDT Buccaneers @ Texans Week 3
  • Tue., Sep. 29, 2015 12:00 PM EDT Bucs Vision Mobile powered by Glazer Family Foundation Vehicle Unveiling The new and improved Bucs Vision Mobile powered by Glazer Family Foundation will be unveiled at Twin Lakes Elementary School!
  • Sun., Oct. 04, 2015 1:00 PM EDT Buccaneers vs. Panthers Week 4
  • Tue., Oct. 06, 2015 12:00 PM EDT Rookie Club: Metropolitan Ministries LAMPLighters Fall Festival The Tampa Bay Buccaneers Rookie Club, Cheerleaders, and Captain Fear will interact with the children through games, dancing, arts & crafts, and more during Metropolitan Ministries' Fall Festival.
  • Sun., Oct. 11, 2015 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT Treasure Chests 5K Run/Walk & Corporate Challenge

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will host the third-annual Treasure Chests 5K Run/Walk & Corporate Challenge highlighting the NFL-wide Breast Cancer Awareness Month celebration.

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Matthew Masifilo
OL #65
Height:
6-3
Weight:
280
Age:
25
College:
Stanford
Hometown:
Ewa Beach, HI
Experience:
2

Quick Stats (2015 PRE):

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0
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Career Stats
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2014 TB 1 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 TB 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 TB 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

ACQUIRED BY BUCS:

  • Originally signed by Tampa Bay on November 17, 2012, from the San Francisco 49ers practice squad.

ORIGINALLY ENTERED NFL:

  • Originally entered the NFL as a college free agent with the San Francisco 49ers on May 4, 2012.

TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed by San Francisco on May 4, 2012. Waived on August 27, 2012.
  • Re-signed by San Francisco on August 29, 2012. Release on August 31, 2012.
  • Signed to San Francisco’s practice squad on September 1, 2012. Released on November 16, 2012.
  • Signed by Tampa Bay on November 17, 2012. Waived on August 31, 2013.
  • Signed to Tampa Bay’s practice squad on September 1, 2013. Promoted to the active roster on December 21, 2013. Waived on August 30, 2014.
  • Re-signed to Tampa Bay’s practice squad on August 31, 2014. Promoted to the active roster on November 1, 2014. Waived on November 3, 2014.
  • Re-signed to Tampa Bay’s practice squad on November 5, 2014. Signed a futures contract on January 1, 2015.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Spent three seasons (2012-14) as a defensive tackle, before making the transition to offensive line during the 2015 offseason.
  • Played in one game on the defensive line in 2014, recording no statistics.
  • Spent time on Tampa Bay’s active roster in 2012 and 2013, but was not active for any games.

2014 HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Made NFL debut at Cleveland (11/2), recording no statistics.

COLLEGE:

  • Played in 46 games at Stanford (2008-11), starting the final 26 of his career.
  • Recorded 107 tackles, 15.0 tackles for loss, 7.5 sacks, seven passes defensed, three forced fumbles, and one interception.
  • Honorable mention All-Pac-12 in both 2010 and 2011.
  • Majored in mechanical engineering.

COMMUNITY:

  • Along with the defensive line, purchased toys and hosted a surprise shopping spree for underprivileged families in the “D-Line Does Christmas” event in December 2013.
  • Visited youth at All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg and sang holiday carols to residents at Westminster Palms retirement home in December 2012.
  • Along with the defensive line, purchased toys and hosted a surprise shopping spree for underprivileged families in the inaugural “D-Line Does Christmas” event in December 2012.

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Campbell High School (Ewa Beach, Hawaii).
  • PrepStar All-American offensive lineman in high school.
  • Ranked among the top 25 defensive tackles in the nation by both Scout.com and Rivals.com, and the No. 2 defensive tackle in the state.
  • Born Matthew Masifilo on October 1, 1989 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

ACQUIRED BY BUCS:

  • Originally signed by Tampa Bay on November 17, 2012, from the San Francisco 49ers practice squad.

ORIGINALLY ENTERED NFL:

  • Originally entered the NFL as a college free agent with the San Francisco 49ers on May 4, 2012.

TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed by San Francisco on May 4, 2012. Waived on August 27, 2012.
  • Re-signed by San Francisco on August 29, 2012. Release on August 31, 2012.
  • Signed to San Francisco’s practice squad on September 1, 2012. Released on November 16, 2012.
  • Signed by Tampa Bay on November 17, 2012. Waived on August 31, 2013.
  • Signed to Tampa Bay’s practice squad on September 1, 2013. Promoted to the active roster on December 21, 2013. Waived on August 30, 2014.
  • Re-signed to Tampa Bay’s practice squad on August 31, 2014. Promoted to the active roster on November 1, 2014. Waived on November 3, 2014.
  • Re-signed to Tampa Bay’s practice squad on November 5, 2014. Signed a futures contract on January 1, 2015.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Spent three seasons (2012-14) as a defensive tackle, before making the transition to offensive line during the 2015 offseason.
  • Played in one game on the defensive line in 2014, recording no statistics.
  • Spent time on Tampa Bay’s active roster in 2012 and 2013, but was not active for any games.

2014 HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Made NFL debut at Cleveland (11/2), recording no statistics.

COLLEGE:

  • Played in 46 games at Stanford (2008-11), starting the final 26 of his career.
  • Recorded 107 tackles, 15.0 tackles for loss, 7.5 sacks, seven passes defensed, three forced fumbles, and one interception.
  • Honorable mention All-Pac-12 in both 2010 and 2011.
  • Majored in mechanical engineering.

COMMUNITY:

  • Along with the defensive line, purchased toys and hosted a surprise shopping spree for underprivileged families in the “D-Line Does Christmas” event in December 2013.
  • Visited youth at All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg and sang holiday carols to residents at Westminster Palms retirement home in December 2012.
  • Along with the defensive line, purchased toys and hosted a surprise shopping spree for underprivileged families in the inaugural “D-Line Does Christmas” event in December 2012.

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Campbell High School (Ewa Beach, Hawaii).
  • PrepStar All-American offensive lineman in high school.
  • Ranked among the top 25 defensive tackles in the nation by both Scout.com and Rivals.com, and the No. 2 defensive tackle in the state.
  • Born Matthew Masifilo on October 1, 1989 in Honolulu, Hawaii.
 

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