<b>Matt Heinz</b> doesn't have look very far for motivation or support as he continues to rehab from back surgery. His teammates have offered plenty of both thus far this season. While Heinz had hoped to return for the Miami game next month, he stressed he doesn't plan to rush his recovery. "The back surgery went very well. I am trying to rehab, getting back into running a little, doing some work in the pool, just trying to get back out there and help the offensive line," Heinz said.
September 9, 2003
<b>Matt Heinz</b> knew better than to expect any words of encouragement from FSU teammates <b>Matt Henshaw</b> and <b>Matt Meinrod</b> when the pair stopped by his home Saturday. "They were pretty much making fun of me about the way I looked," Heinz said and laughed. Click here for an update on Heinz's back surgery. Also, brother <b>Roger</b> returned home for a short break following summer drills at North Carolina and says the Tar Heels are looking forward to their opener against FSU.
August 3, 2003
One of Florida State's biggest concerns heading into two-a-day practices next month is the status of the Seminoles' offensive line. The unit has gone from team strength to team question mark after losing four starters from last season. Well, the Seminoles absorbed a major hit Monday, when <b> Matt Heinz</b> was diagnosed with a pair of herniated discs in his lower back. Heinz talked to TheTerritory this morning about the injury and his uncertain future.
July 22, 2003