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Grant Mattos
S22 Grant Mattos
Contestant Profile
Birth Date March 12, 1981 (1981-03-12) (age 34)
Hometown Mountain View, California
Occupation Ex-NFL Player;
Yoga instructor

Redemption Island

Tribe(s) Ometepe
Placement 8/18
Alliance(s) Stealth R Us
Challenge(s) Won 6
Vote(s) Against 10
Day(s) Lasted 36

Grant Logan Mattos is a contestant from Survivor: Redemption Island.

Profile Edit

Name (Age): Grant Mattos (29)
Tribe: Ometepe, Murlonio
Current Residence: West Hollywood, Calif.
Occupation: Yoga Instructor
Personal Claim to Fame: Playing in the NFL
Inspiration in Life: My wife. With her in my life, I can do anything.
Hobbies: Largemouth bass fishing, surfing and writing.
Pet Peeves: When someone uses the word "like" every other second.
3 Words to Describe You: Outgoing, positive and friendly.
Reason for being on SURVIVOR: It's a huge mental and physical challenge. I want to get to know my true self better.
Why you think you'll "survive" SURVIVOR: I am physically and mentally strong and consider myself to be a good leader.
Reason why you think you will be the sole SURVIVOR: I have been through a lot and can push myself mentally and physically.

Survivor: Redemption IslandEdit

Voting HistoryEdit

Grant's Voting History
Episode Grant's
Voted Against
1 Francesca -
2 Matthew -
3 Ometepe Tribe Immune
4 Phillip -
5 Ometepe Tribe Immune
6 Ometepe Tribe Immune
7 Ometepe Tribe Immune
8 Matthew David, Julie, Mike,
Ralph, Steve
9 Mike Individual Immunity
David -
10 Julie -
11 Ralph Individual Immunity
Steve Steve
12 Andrea -
13 Natalie Ashley, Natalie,
Phillip, Rob
Voted Off, Day 35
14 On Redemption Island
Eliminated, Day 36
Voted for
Sole Survivor



  • Grant is one of the two former NFL players on Survivor: Redemption Island; the other being Steve Wright.
    • He and Steve were the 3rd and 4th castaways formerly associated with the NFL to play on Survivor, following player Gary Hogeboom and coach Jimmy Johnson.
    • Brad Culpepper would later be the fifth. Tyler Fredrickson will soon be the sixth. 
    • Unlike the others who was at least in their mid forties when they played Survivor, Grant was much younger being in his late twenties.
  • Grant was the first Ometepe member to be eliminated since Kristina Kell, who was eliminated nine episodes earlier.
  • Grant is the first contestant to be voted out on Day 35.


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