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Matthew Slater New England Patriots Special Teams Captain Joins the Insightful Player® Team

Nashua, NH, July 28, 2014 – New England Patriots team captain Matthew Slater is the newest member of the Insightful Player team. A seven-year NFL veteran, Slater was selected to the Insightful Player team for his profound sense of spirituality, his love of family, his leadership skills, and his eagerness to reach out to the community.

Insightful Player®, a bold movement of hope that features inspiring stories, and programs about great NFL role models to inspire youth is now featuring Slater’s story on the Insightful Player website.

An Insightful Player® is a person of integrity, such as a current or former NFL player, who shares their personal message of hope for the sole purpose of lifting the spirits of all, especially children. Slater joins a roster of Insightful Players which includes: Doug Baldwin (Seahawks), Jason Campbell (Browns), Benjamin Watson (Saints), Jerricho Cotchery (Panthers), Steve Grogan (Patriots), Steve Nelson (Patriots), Andre Tippet (Patriots), Roger Staubach (Cowboys), Devin McCourty (Patriots), Jason McCourty (Titans), Kyle Arrington (Patriots) and Usama Young (Raiders), among others. There are currently 48 members on the Insightful Player team with more players joining each week.

Insightful Player is an approved partner of the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA).

“Matthew Slater has been guided by his faith throughout his life and has always been motivated more by love and devotion to God and his family than by a wish for athletic glory or the adulation that comes with it. He is a very kind and humble man who has tremendous passion, for contributing to others. He brings out the best in everyone, and he leaves a permanent impression on your heart. Matthew is a caring leader, wonderful role model and a valued member of the Insightful Player team,” said Coach Carew, founder of Insightful Player.

Matthew said, “Insightful Player is great to get out a positive message that has substance and impact on the lives of young people and older people as well. I am encouraged that we have platforms like this to reach people in a positive way.” To read Matthew’s story visit,

The Insightful Player® series is brought to you by Coach Chrissy Carew, Hall of Fame Master Certified and Board Ceritified Personal and Business Coach and Author of her book, INSIGHTFUL PLAYER: Football Pros Lead A Bold Movement of Hope. Chrissy has been deeply inspired by her father, the late Coach Walter Carew, Sr. He is in several Halls of Fame as a high school football coach and baseball coach (as well as high school and college athlete). He used sports to help kids build strong character and teach them valuable life skills. The Insightful Player® initiative was created to help make our world a much better place by inspiring youth. To contact Chrissy Carew visit or call 603-897-0610.



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