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Matthews
Linebacker
Tray
Matthews
Linebacker
Height 6'2
Weight 215 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1994-10-18 (26)
Born Newnan, GA
School Auburn
Status AMER

CFL: 1st season
Stamps: 1st season

Acquired
Signed as a free agent on Jan. 25, 2021.

Pro path
Matthews signed with the National Football League’s Minnesota Vikings as an undrafted free agent on Apr. 30, 2018. He was released by the Vikings on Sept. 1, 2018, and signed to the Indianapolis Colts’ practice squad on Oct. 8, 2018. The Colts released Matthews on Oct. 20, 2018, and he was signed to the Green Bay Packers’ practice squad on Dec. 4, 2018. He signed a futures contract with Green Bay on Dec. 30, 2018, and was released on Aug. 31, 2019. Matthews was added to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ practice squad on Dec. 24, 2019, and he signed a contract with Pittsburgh on Dec. 30, 2019. He was released by Pittsburgh on Apr. 26, 2020.

College
Matthews played 36 games at strong safety over three years (2015-17) at Auburn and accumulated 181 total tackles including 105 solo stops, three tackles for loss, four interceptions, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery, one sack and seven pass breakups. As a junior in 2016, he led the Tigers with 76 total tackles. Matthews had eight tackles, a sack and a pass breakup in the Southeastern Conference championship game in 2017. He was on the SEC academic honour roll in 2017. Matthews transferred to Auburn after playing his freshman season at Georgia in 2013. In eight games including six starts for the Bulldogs, he had 36 tackles, one interception and one forced fumble.

Personal
Matthews was a two-way standout at Newnan High School in Newnan, Ga. As a senior, he earned first-team all-state honours on defence and also contributed on offence with 528 receiving yards. Matthews also played basketball at Newnan.

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
Total
0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
Total
0 0 0 0 0 0