Matt Thornton is a Staff Writer for The Landry Hat and Inside The Iggles and was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. He is also a member of the Professional Football Writers Association and the National Writers Union UAW Local 1981. At the age of four, his Grandpa Joe took him to his first Dallas Cowboys game and Matt has been an NFL fan ever since. In his other job Matt is an Information Technology executive for one of the largest software companies in the world. He is married with three children.