NFL anything but a snap for Matt Overton

Updated: January 10, 2013, 1:04 PM ET
By Michelle Smith

Matt Overton's story, the way he finally broke into the NFL, reads more like a baseball tale.

Overton toiled in the minors for years after college, looking for places to ply his trade. He went from league to league, tryout to tryout, camp to camp, hoping he'd finally be able to hook on.

When he was signed to the Indianapolis Colts' training camp roster in the spring, he had already decided it would be his last go-round.

If it didn't work out, the 27-year-old ...

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