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  • Mon., Jul. 31, 2017 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT The Bram Weinstein Show

    Bram Weinstein is the latest addition to ESPN 980’s team, hosting “The Bram Weinstein Show” weekdays from 11am-1pm presented by Window Nation!   “The Bram Weinstein Show” will deliver provocative sportstalk led by Weinstein, whose passion for DC sports runs deep, having grown up in Silver Spring, MD.

  • Mon., Jul. 31, 2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT Live Inside the Locker Room

    Join Doc Walker, B-Mitch and Scott Jackson weekday afternoons at their new, expanded time – 1pm-4pm on ESPN980! Now you can watch or listen LIVE here at select dates and times. (Note: You may need to refresh your browser window if the live video stream has not yet started below.)

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Players

Matt Ioannidis
DL #98
Height:
6-3
Weight:
305
Age:
23
College:
Temple
Hometown:
Ringoes, N.J.
Experience:
2

Quick Stats (2016):

TCKL
8
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
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TRANSACTIONS
Originally selected by the Washington Redskins in the fifth round (152nd overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft... Waived on September 3, 2016... Signed to the Redskins' practice squad on September 4, 2016... Signed to the Redskins' active roster on September 19, 2016.

TRANSACTIONS
Originally selected by the Washington Redskins in the fifth round (152nd overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft... Waived on September 3, 2016... Signed to the Redskins' practice squad on September 4, 2016... Signed to the Redskins' active roster on September 19, 2016.

PRO
Former fifth-round pick who enters 2017 having previously appeared in 10 games, recording eight tackles (six solo), according to STATS.

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2016 (REDSKINS)
Appeared in 10 games as a rookie, adding eight tackles (six solo)... Waived during final cuts but signed to the practice squad a day later... Promoted to the Redskins' active roster in Week 3... Made NFL debut in his home state of New Jersey, appearing on special teams in a win at NYG (9/25)... Played on defense and special teams in a win vs. CLE (10/2)... Added two tackles (one solo) in a win at BAL (10/9)... Posted a tackle in a win vs. PHI (10/16)... Made a solo tackle at DET (10/23)... Inactive at CIN (10/30), vs. MIN (11/13), vs. GB (11/20) and at DAL (11/24)... Contributed on defense and special teams at ARI (12/4)... Added two solo tackles in a win at PHI (12/11)... Contributed a solo tackle vs. CAR (12/19)... Played on defense and special teams in a win at CHI (12/24)... Made a solo tackle vs. NYG (1/1).

COLLEGE
Played collegiately at Temple from 2012-15, appearing in 43 career games for the Owls... Posted 118 career tackles (77 solo, 30.0 for loss), 10.0 sacks, eight pass breakups and a forced fumble... Two-time team captain... Started every game in 2015, earning first-team All-AAC honors and being named a third-team All-American by Phil Steele... Led all Temple defensive linemen with 47 tackles and led the entire defense with 11.0 tackles for loss. Named second-team All-AAC... Changed his number from No. 95 to No. 9 in keeping with school tradition that dictates single-digit numbers be given to the toughest players on the team... Played in every game as a sophomore in 2013, tying for the Owls lead with 3.0 sacks and finishing as the defensive line's leading tackler (26)... Played in six games as a true freshman in 2012.

PERSONAL
Attended Hunterdon Central Regional H.S. in Flemington, N.J., where he was a team captain and three-year letterwinner... Was a 2011 Newark Star-Ledger second-team all-state selection, a first-team all-state Group 4 honoree, and all-West Jersey honoree... Helped the Red Devils to three consecutive Mid-State 39 Delaware Division Conference championships from 2009-11... As a senior, posted 101 tackles (65 solo, 14 for loss), 8.0 sacks, three fumble recoveries, a blocked punt and a touchdown... Majored in communication studies... Son of Betsy Ioannidis. Has two brothers, Andrew and Kevin... Last name pronounced "eye-an-NYE-dis"... Born Jan. 11, 1994 in Marlton, N.J.

COMMUNITY
In 2016, participated in recess events alongside 200 students from various D.C. schools at a Play 60 event, played alongside fans to benefit children in the second annual Redskins Charity Golf Classic, read class favorites to middle school students and also served as a judge for a touchdown dance competition at Raymond Education Campus in Washington, D.C., and participated in a financial literacy course hosted by eighth grade students at Kenmoor Middle School at Junior Achievement’s Finance Park in Hyattsville, Md.

Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 8 6 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2016 WAS 10 0 8 6 2 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
3 @NYG W 29-27 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
4 CLE W 31-20 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 @BAL W 16-10 2 1 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
6 PHI W 27-20 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
7 @DET L 17-20 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
8 @CIN L 27-27 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
10 MIN W 26-20 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
11 GB W 42-24 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 @DAL L 26-31 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
13 @ARI L 23-31 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
14 @PHI W 27-22 2 2 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
15 CAR L 15-26 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
16 @CHI W 41-21 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
17 NYG L 10-19 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

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