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Matt takes care of Lorraine due to her old age and battle with dementia. Army and his mother, Shelby, left Matt when he was a child after divorcing Henry.
At one time, Matt's relationship with both of his parents was strained. The full extent of their relationship is unknown, but it is implied that Henry may have been an abusive husband.
He is the former back-up quarterback of the Dillon High School Panthers before being thrust into the starting spotlight after Jason Street suffers a career-ending injury.
His character is based on Mike Winchell from Friday Night Lights.
He is the back-up quarterback for the Dillon Panthers in the "Pilot" as a sophomore.
Eventually, he is the starting quarterback for the Dillion Panthers in seasons 1 and 2.