Monday February 2nd, 2015

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Chris Matthews was the surprise performer of Super Bowl XLIX's first half, making several receptions and catching a touchdown to tie the game at the end of the second quarter. 

Matthews shares a name with MSNBC political pundit Chris Matthews, who tweeted his congratulations to the Seahawks wide receiver after his first-half performance. 

Matthews -- the Seahawks wide receiver -- continued his stellar play in the second half, making a 45-yard catch on Seattle's opening drive of the half.

- Stanley Kay 

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