Matthew Slater

Matthew Slater is currently a wide receiver for the New England Patrios. He was drafted by the Patriots in the 5th round, 153rd overall of the 2008 NFL Draft. He played college football at UCLA. Slater is a Super Bowl champion as a member of the New England Patriots, who won Super Bowl XLIX. Slater was selected to the 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 Pro Bowl as a special teamer. He also is a three time First-Team All-Pro in 2011, 2012, and 2014. Slater was born in Baldwin Park, California and is the son of Jackie and Annie Slater. In 2013, Slater was awarded the New England Patriots 11th Ron Burton Community Service Award by owner Robert Kraft for his strong commitment to community service and leadership. Slater is one of the team’s most active community participants, regularly participating in the team’s organized community events. Matthew is also the United Way representative on the New England Patriots, and is working with organizations in the greater Boston area to recruit one million volunteers as part of the wider Patriots Celebrate Volunteerism Campaign.

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