Update: Matt Leinart returned to his team’s practice on Thursday, Oct. 26th and was every bit the proud father while showing off new pictures of his son.

"It was a great experience," said Leinart "The best thing is we brought a healthy boy into this world. Now my next job is to be a great dad. Everything went well. Everything’s great," he said. "Now I look forward to every chance I get to get back there."

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Matt Leinart, 23, and his former girlfriend, University of Southern California basketball player Brynn Cameron, 20, welcomed son Cole Cameron Leinart on Tuesday, October 24th.

The baby weighed in at 6 lbs, 7 oz, and was born at 9:33 pm.

Source: Yahoo Sports and People.

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