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Get To Know Your Orange Man - No. 47, LS Matt Keller

Matt Keller was one of three Orange players named to Phil Steele's preseason All-ACC Team.

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Name: Matt Keller

Position: Long Snapper

Year: Sophomore

Height: 5'11''

Weight: 221

Hometown: Willow Street, Pa.

High School: Penn Manor

2015 Stats: Keller started all 12 games for SU at long snapper, and recorded three tackles on the year.

2016 Projections: Keller is listed first on the depth chart and after starting every game his freshman season, he will look to do that again.

How'd He Get Here?: Syracuse was the only school that offered Keller a scholarship, despite drawing interest from other schools such as North Carolina, Louisville, and Texas Tech.

What'd Recruiting Sites Say?: Scout and Rivals both gave him 2 stars.

Money Quote: "It's a blessing, man. I'm not some crazy athlete who's going to be running all over the field or making 4.4 40-time speed or catching balls for touchdowns and stuff like that. So if you had asked me if I'd be playing major college football, I would've said no way."

Links of Wonder: This article from Mike McAllister has quotes from Keller on why Syracuse is a good fit for him.

Twitter Feed: @MKeller51

Tweets of Wonder: Keller showing some love to his former punter with the retweet.

What Does the Coaching Staff Think of Him?: Like so many SU players, they haven't commented on him publicly yet.

Interesting Nugget O'Interest: Keller was ranked the number one long snapper in the nation in his recruiting class by Kohl's.

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