Matthew Scott Porter (born July 14, 1979), better known as Scott Porter, is an American actor and occasional singer known for his role as Jason Street in the NBC television drama Friday Night Lights. His character was injured during a football game in the pilot episode and became disabled. The character was inspired by David Edwards, a high school football player. Porter was paired with Alyson Michalka and Vanessa Hudgens in the 2009 film Bandslam. He performed the song “Pretend”, which is featured in the Bandslam soundtrack. In 2010, he played the role of Blake, a law firm investigator, in CBS’ legal drama The Good Wife. He stars as George Tucker in The CW comedy-drama series Hart of Dixie.